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About Hugh Hefner

Hugh Hefner is the publisher of the American adult magazine Playboy.

Personal Biography


Hugh Hefner has dated several women.


In September 2009, Hefner filed for divorce after an 11-year separation from his second wife Kimberly Conrad. In February 2010, it is reported he is set to resume his single status after his divorce from Kimberly is made official soon, a celebrity website claimed.

Hefner and Kendra Wilkinson

Model Kendra Wilkinson is his ex-girl friend. In December 2009, he congratulated her on the birth of her first child.

Relationship with and Karissa and Kristina

Karissa and Kristina Shannon are his girlfriends. He is reported to have dumped the twin girlfriends in January 2010.

Relationship with Crystal Harris

Hugh Hefner were in a on again - off again relationship. Check Hugh Hefner and Crystal Harris for more information on the relationship.

Other Relationships

Holly Madison is his ex-girl friend. However, it is confirmed in October 2008 that she is moving away from him as well as from the Playboy mansion.

Pamela Anderson appeared nude and presented a cake to Hugh at his 82nd birthday celebrations that went with a series of naughty sweet treats given to him by his playboy mates.

In May 2010, Big Brother winner Sophie Reade said that if given an opportunity she would love to live in Hugh Hefner's Playboy Mansion.

Other Professional Information

Hefner celebrated his 86th birthday at the annual Casablanca Night party at his mansion in April 2012. He was feted with a special birthday cake featuring his face superimposed on Humphrey Bogart's body on the 1942 classic's original movie poster.

Professional Career

Hugh Hefner launched the adult magazine Playboy in 1953.

Awards and Accomplishments

Hugh Hefner has been honored with a lifetime achievement award in 2011. He received he prize at the Los Angeles Press Club's fourth annual National Entertainment Journalism Awards Gala on November 17. Hefner's son Cooper and girlfriend Anna Sophia Berglund were present at the award ceremony.

In February 2012, he has been honored with a humanitarian award for his charity endeavours at a post-Grammy Awards bash at the Playboy Mansion. Former Playmate Pamela Anderson handed him the award on February 12.

Hugh Hefner in News

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BitAngels and CoinAgenda to Hold First Bitcoin Investor Conference in Las Vegas, Oct. 7-9
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Stanley Tomchin Possibly the World's Best Backgammon Player
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Stanley Tomchin Sponsors a Trip to Santa Barbara for Tennis Youth
Stanley Tomchin, an avid philanthropist, has treated eleven children from the Marty Henenssy Jr. Tennis foundation to an extraordinary venture to Santa Barbara, CA. The trip was a reward for kids that maintained a GPA of 3.5 or higher, have a positive attitude, are ranked in the state and nationally in tennis and demonstrated leadership qualities to peers their age and younger

Stanley Tomchin Sponsors Wimbledon Trip
Stanley Tomchin, Turnberry resident and Stirling Club member, teamed up with tennis director Marty Hennessy to host a European Leadership Tour for a group of children from the Vegas-based Marty Hennessy Jr. Tennis Foundation

Stirling Club Tennis Member Stanley Tomchin Hosts Youth in Vancouver
Six young tennis players from Las Vegas had the trip of a lifetime when Stanley Tomchin, Turnberry resident and Stirling Club member, took them to Vancouver. Stan was so inspired by the children who he sponsors through the Marty Hennessy Jr

Stanley Tomchin Donates Towards At-Risk Youth Program at Chaparral High
Communities In Schools of Nevada (CISN) and Teach For America Las Vegas Valley were awarded a grant in the amount of $125,000 from the fund set up by Stanley Tomchin to expand the CIS Academy program into Chaparral High School. CISN will use the funds to implement their academic curriculum at Chaparral High School, employing the support of select Teach for America teachers

Stanley Tomchin's Charitable 'Surprise Giving Tour'
What better way to share your Christmas joy than sharing it with those in need, especially children?! So Hilliary Heard, Fund Director of the foundation set up by Stanley Tomchin, and Winnie Schulman, President of the Board, set out to spread happiness by supporting four local foundations in and around Las Vegas in their "Surprise Giving Tour." Recipients included St

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Vijay Amritraj to be the host for TV show Dimensions
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Playboy playmate Shera Bechard receives US 'Genius' Visa
Shera Bechard, the Canadian-born former girlfriend of Hugh Hefner, has been granted a special visa by the US government, which is reserved for "individuals with extraordinary ability."

I have retired from nude modelling, says Kendra Wilkinson
Kendra Wilkinson has said that she will not get n*ked in her latest reality show, 'Kendra on Top', because she feels there is "more to life" than posing nude.

Hugh Hefner 'taking it slow' with runaway bride Crystal Harris
Hugh Hefner may be dating his runaway bride Crystal Harris once again, but the Playboy mogul is going to take it slow this time.

Crystal Harris confirms reunion with Hugh Hefner
Hugh Hefner's former girlfriend Crystal Harris has confirmed that the pair are back together, a year after she initially walked out on him.

Hugh Hefner's runaway bride moves back into Playboy mansion
Hugh Hefner has let his ex-fiancee Crystal Harris move back into the Playboy Mansion, it has been revealed.

Crystal Harris reveals why she left Playboy's Hugh Hefner
Crystal Harris has revealed why she called off her engagement to Hugh Hefner merely five days before their scheduled wedding in June last year.

Hugh Hefner's 'runaway bride' shares tips on how to bag sugar daddies
Hugh Hefner's former fiancee Crystal Harris has some handy tips for other young ladies hoping to snare an octogenarian of their own.

Meet Playboy's 2012 playmate of the year
Hugh Hefner has named Jaclyn Swedberg as Playboy's 2012 Playmate of the Year at private event held at the Playboy Mansion on Thursday afternoon.

RiRi offered 1m pounds to strip for Playboy
Rihanna is considering an offer to strip for Playboy magazine for more than 1 million pounds. he publication's founder Hugh Hefner feels the Bajan beauty would be a best-seller due to her global appeal.

Hugh Hefner named among Heroes of Hollywood for 2012
Hugh Hefner is set to be honoured by the Hollywood Chamber Community Foundation for his contribution through his Playboy magazine.

Marilyn Monroe 'ordered nude photoshoot to counter Liz Taylor's fame'
Marilyn Monroe was so desperate to eclipse the popularity of Elizabeth Taylor that she decided to commission a nude photo shoot by the poolside in the 1960s, a new book has revealed.

Hugh Hefner blasts 'repressed conservatives' in sex editorial
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner has penned a rare, full-page editorial on an unsurprising topic: Sex, in the May issue of the magazine.

Hefner's son pleads no contest to assault charges by Playmate girlfriend
Hugh Hefner's son Marston, who was accused of assaulting his Playboy Playmate girlfriend, has pleaded no contest to all the charges against him.

Hugh Hefner's son charged with battery for beating girlfriend
Hugh Hefner's son Marston, who has been accused of beating his girlfriend Claire Sinclair, is facing one count of battery on a spouse or cohabitant and one count of vandalism.

Crystal Harris returns to ex Hugh Hefner's mansion for amicable meeting
Hugh Hefner, who seems to have overcome the heartbreak he suffered due to his former fiancee Crystal Harris, welcomed her back into the Playboy Mansion on Saturday despite the fact that she left him at the altar less than a year ago.

Rugby star Ciara Price dating Playmate Ciara Price Ciara Price, Ciara Price
Rugby player Mitchell Pearce has become the new playboy of Australian sport, dating Playboy covergirl Ciara Price, weeks after he was spotted partying with a 'Pussycat Doll'.

'Queen's knickers' goes under the hammer on eBay
A pair of silk knickers allegedly owned by the Queen has been put up for sale on eBay.

Playboy and Virgin Galactic envision strip club in space
The popular adult-magazine company, Playboy, has teamed up with the space tourism company Virgin Galactic in fantasizing a Playboy Club in space - a sprawling sci-fi inspired depiction of fun and games on a huge private space station.

Hugh Hefner's exes slam 'mean' Crystal Harris over dog custody battle
Hugh Hefner's former girlfriends have slammed his "mean" ex-fiancee Crystal Harris for wanting his dog.

Playboy Playmates promise to 'steam-up' Celebrity Big Brother
Playboy Playmates Kristina and Karissa Shannon have signed up for the latest season of Celebrity Big Brother.

Hugh Hefner now prefers playing cards and watching films to sex
Hugh Hefner has admitted that he spends his evenings watching films and playing cards instead of having sex.

James Franco to play Hugh Hefner in 'Lovelace'!
James Franco is reportedly in talks to cameo as Playboy founder Hugh Hefner in 'Lovelace'.

Hugh Hefner leads a 'very routine life' says girlfriend
Hugh Hefner's girlfriend Anna Sophia Berglund has revealed that the Playboy founder leads a "very routine life".

Hugh Hefner calls LiLo's nude Playboy shoot 'unforgettable'
Hugh Hefner feels that Lindsay Lohan's shoot for the Christmas issue of Playboy is "unforgettable".

James Franco may play Hugh Hefner in upcoming biopic on p*rn legend
James Franco is in talks to portray the role of Playboy mogul Hugh Hefner of the early 70's, in an upcoming biopic about p*rn legend Linda Lovelace.

Hugh Hefner still hurt over being dumped by fiancee
Hugh Hefner was left broken hearted when his ex-fiancee called off their marriage just a few days before the big day.

Hugh Hefner had 'mixed emotions' about LiLo's Playboy shoot
Hugh Hefner has revealed that he initially had doubts about featuring Lindsay Lohan on the cover of his Playboy Magazine.

Hugh Hefner ordered LiLo's Playboy re-shoot
Hugh Hefner has confirmed that Lindsay Lohan did indeed re-shoot her raunchy spread for Playboy magazine before her brief stint in jail as he was unhappy with the original images.

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