LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Don't try asking Paris Hilton if she is a has-been.
Hilton, 30, walked out of a television interview, portions of which airs tongiht, after being asked whether other reality TV stars have grabbed the celebutante limelight from her after 15 years of being famous for being famous.
The question by an ABC network reporter was prompted by dismal audiences for Hilton's latest TV reality show "The World According to Paris"
Hilton walked off for what Harris described as a long and heated talk with her publicist.
She later resumed the interview and said; "I've been doing this for 15 years now, so it's been a long time. So just like any other business person or someone in the industry, it's always important to reinvent yourself and come up with new projects."
Hilton, the great-granddaughter of Hilton Hotels founder Conrad Hilton, has built a multi-million dollar business of fashion, perfume and other products based on her celebrity and lavish Los Angeles lifestyle.