The reality show shaped not only TV but celebrity, beauty and entrepreneurship.

This week, the Kardashian-Jenner family announced that after 20 seasons, their namesake reality TV show, Keeping Up With the Kardashians, would come to

It made celebrities of a regular-rich family


It built a multi-brand empire

It set new, unrealistic standards of beauty


It gave America language to talk about transitions

It shaped reality TV as we know it

It showed us another side of Kanye

It created a power broker

It introduced the world to an entire universe of supporting characters