It has been reported that the breakdown of Kim Kardashian's marriage to Kris Humphries was attributed to his mean behaviour.
This week, it was alleged that the 26-year-old NBA player told his 31-year-old wife that she had 'fat ass' and that her 'talent and her fame wouldn't last.'
Now in a new sneak peek of Kourtney & Kim Take New York, Kris is seen joking around about his 31-year-old wife's weight.
Mean man? In a new sneak peek of Kourtney & Kim Take New York, Kris Humphries is seen joking around about wife Kim Kardashian's weight
A towering shirtless Kris strides over to his wife to look at the snaps on her camera.
'This outfit is so cute,' he says as he scoops her up for a cuddle.
Laughing it off: Kim is seen laughing off her new husband's comments
Laughing off his comment, Kim is then dragged to the bathroom by Kris for a shower.
Earlier in the video, Kris is also seen trying to snatch Kim's camera out of her hand.
Crash! Kim and Kris are seen falling down onto their bed after the embrace
'Stop, you are so forceful,' Kim replies laughing.
And in an ironic statement in the face of their recent split, Kris replies: 'Give it to me, you are my wife now, you are my wife. It is going to take a lot to get rid of me.'
Giggles: While Kris' comments might have hurt, Kim didn't show it
'How excited are you to go to New York?' Kim asks him.
'I am really excited. I am excited to be Mason's uncle and also to spend some time with Scott and Kourtney,' he says of their impending trip.
Controlling? Kim is dragged to the bathroom by Kris for a shower
A source told the magazine: ‘He belittled her in front of people. He'd call her stupid. It was truly sickening.
‘He tried to control Kim by bringing her down...He would say truly terrible things. One time, he said she had no talent and her fame wouldn't last.’
Dominating? Earlier in the video, Kris is also seen trying to snatch Kim's camera out of her hand
'Kris teased Kim a lot, but it was never malicious, and he never resented her. He loved her and still does. Too bad they have to tear someone down to propel their own careers.'
Split: Kim announced she was filing for divorce on October 31, just 72 days after their lavish wedding
According to Life&Style magazine: ‘He’s claiming his role on Kourtney & Kim Take New York is bigger than he was told, and that’s why he wants more money. But Kris is also suing because he’s really worried about how badly he’s going to be portrayed on the series.’
In the trailer for the upcoming series viewers see a furious Kim blasting Kris for his partying ways and asking why she found out he wasn’t even in the country through Twitter.
Kim’s sister Kourtney is seen offering her distraught sister relationship advice suggesting the marriage was over before it ever really began.
Kim announced she was filing for divorce on October 31, just 72 days after their lavish wedding.
In the wake of their split both kept a low profile and Kim cut a trip to Australia short before visiting Kris in his hometown.
Kim then went to work on Tyler Perry's new film The Marriage Counsellor in Atlanta but has since returned to LA and on Monday and Tuesday night was seen cheering on her brother Robert in Dancing With The Stars.
Yesterday the reality star also volunteered at the Los Angeles Mission in honour of today's Thanksgiving holiday.
News cameras and reporters were on hand, of course, to capture the brunette beauty's altruistic endeavours.
Charitable: Yesterday the reality star also volunteered at the Los Angeles Mission in honour of today's Thanksgiving holiday
In fact, the Kourtney & Kim Take New York star looked downright fresh-faced with matching pale pink lips and cheeks.
Helping hands: Kim, along with fellow Hollywood starlet Jennifer Love Hewitt, was caught on camera prepping food for the meal
Jibes: Earlier this week it was alleged that Kris had referred to his wife's famous derriere as a 'fat ass'
She added: 'Everyone of us can do something small that will make a huge difference to someone else.'
Kim, along with fellow Hollywood starlets Zoe Saldana and Jennifer Love Hewitt, was caught on camera prepping food for the meal.
'These people don't have the meals that we do, so anything we can do to provide that for them, I'm very happy to do,' she told ABC News 7.
She helped to prepare 3,000 pounds of turkey and 80 gallons of gravy to serve the meals.
Meanwhile Kris last week stepped out as the face of a watch brand, cashing in on his heightened fame.
RadarOnline reported earlier this week that Kim's manager and mother Kris Jenner has got Kim on lockdown - and is limiting her public appearances until the backlash over her divorce has settled down.
Jenner has told Kim to stay out of the spotlight and has gone into damage control after being shocked at the amount of bad Press the short-lived marriage has received.
A source told the website: 'They did not anticipate the extreme backlash and the damage it would cause to the K-brand as a whole.
'The whole empire has been affected by this dumb marriage and Kris Jenner is all about getting paid.'