Hugh Hefner is portrayed as the Don Draper of Magazines in Amazon’s 10-part documentary ‘American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story.’ Hugh Hefner Docuseries: What We Learn About Playboy Founder
Hefner’s daughter, Christie Hefner, 64, from his first marriage, is the former CEO of the company; she stepped down in 2008. Hefner was married at the time of his death to Crystal Harris, 31, the December 2009 Playmate of the Month, his wife since 2012.
Hefner found new notoriety in the 2000s, as “The Girls Next Door,” featuring Hefner and several of his Playboy Mansion playmates, became a hit reality show for the E! network.
Rolling Stone American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story, the new 10-part docuseries on Amazon Prime, asks us to imagine its subject as the Don Draper of gentlemen’s magazines. From humble origins, Hefner ascends the hierarchy of mid-century media, aided by a potent alchemy of ambition and chiseled instinct.
Rolling Stone magazine, first published in 1967, followed Hefner into the nation’s psyche and onto its newsstands, no less an arbiter of music, film, politics and art.
Apr 09, 2017 · In honor of Hugh Hefner’s 91st birthday, Us Weekly rounded up the best quotes from the ‘Playboy’ founder throughout the years — watch More Older and wiser.
Initial funding for the first rape kit came from Hugh Hefner and the Playboy Foundation. Hefner’s daughter, Christie, was friends with Martha Godard, an activist and rape survivor who began advocating for the kits in the 1970s. Hefner criticized Joe Francis, founder of the Rolling stone…
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner has cropped up in quite a few movies and shows over the decades.
WATCH: Hugh Hefner’s Will: Who Inherits the ‘Playboy’ Founder’s Estimated $50 Million Fortune? Hefner died the age of 91 on Wednesday at the Playboy Mansion , surrounded by his family.
The docuseries combines archival footage, interviews and cinematic reenactments to tell the story of Playboy magazine’s charismatic founder Hugh Hefner and his impact on global culture and history.
Hugh Hefner died this week, at the age of 91 of natural causes. The media mogul ran an empire that spanned Playboy magazine, several reality TV shows, and a publishing arm, among other business