Tag Archives: Hugh Hefner

  • ‘Playboy: The Complete Centerfolds, 1953-2016′

    ‘Playboy: The Complete Centerfolds, 1953-2016′

    The Playboy centerfold is a cultural icon dating back all the way to 1953, when the first Playmate of the Month Marilyn Monroe helped bring the magazine’s first issue to public prominence. Ten years ago, the magazine first published Playboy: The Complete Centerfolds, and now this handsome edition has been “comprehensively updated” to include the […]

  • ‘American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story’ Greenlit by Amazon

    ‘American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story’ Greenlit by Amazon

    Love him, hate him, or feel familiar with but basically indifferent towards him, you have to admit Hugh Hefner has led a pretty interesting life. Some would argue that’s the only real requirement for a good documentary, and so it’s no surprise that American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story is reportedly coming to a TV […]

  • The Playboy Mansion Had Secret Tunnels to Celebrities’ Homes (Pics)

    The Playboy Mansion Had Secret Tunnels to Celebrities’ Homes (Pics)

    If you were a celebrity in the 1970s who went by the discreet name of “J. Nicholson,” “K. Douglas,” or “J. Caan,” you never had to worry about how you were going to get to the Playboy Mansion. That’s because, according to a recent article on Playboy‘s own website, these luminaries had secret tunnels from their homes […]

  • 9 Things You Might Not Have Known About ‘Playboy’

    9 Things You Might Not Have Known About ‘Playboy’

    Playboy has been around for longer than my parents have been alive, and like all beloved long-lasting cultural institutions its accumulated a lot of trivia and factoids over the course of its long life. But even a diehard Playboy fan might not know some of them. And so, here are nine things you might not […]