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Movie Mogul Jon Peters Once Tried to Talk Pamela Anderson Out of Doing Playboy

Hugh Hefner put the star on the magazine's cover a total of 13 times: "He really loved her and saw her beauty," Peters says of the late publishing mogul.

Brett Ratner on Hugh Hefner: He “Was Trying to Make This Country a Better Place”

The producer of the upcoming Hefner biopic believes the Playboy founder and "consummate optimist" was one of a handful of leaders who made American culture less intolerant and repressive.

The Rise and Fall of the Big Bunny: What Happened to Hugh Hefner’s Private Jet

The DC-9 was essentially the Playboy Mansion at 35,000 feet: "Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, James Caan — there were always celebrities on board," says a former Jet Bunny.

Kim Basinger Has No Regrets About Nude Playboy Pictorial: “I Will Always Be Thankful to Mr. Hefner”

The Oscar-winning actress recalls her 1983 photo shoot and the complicated man who made it happen.

Jared Leto to Star as Hugh Hefner in Biopic (Exclusive)

Leto will play the Playboy mogul in Brett Ratner's planned project.

Camille Paglia on Hugh Hefner’s Legacy, Trump’s Masculinity and Feminism’s Sex Phobia

The pro-sex feminist, cultural critic and author tells THR why Hef's art of seduction is needed today and how Gloria Steinem is not a role model for young women.

Jimmy Kimmel Jokingly Remembers Hugh Hefner

The ABC host joked about the late Playboy founder and compared the search for his successor to picking a new pope.

10 Memorable Hugh Hefner Cameos in TV Shows and Movies

From appearances on 'The Odd Couple' to 'The House Bunny,' Hefner was no stranger to Hollywood.

GLAAD President Responds to Hugh Hefner Media Coverage, Calls Playboy Founder a “Misogynist”

"It's alarming how media is attempting to paint Hugh Hefner as a pioneer or social justice activist," the organization's president and CEO said in a statement.

New Owner of the Playboy Mansion Plans Expansion

As of today, 34-year-old owner Daren Metropoulos assumes full control of the 5-acre estate, which he plans to combine with a neighboring property that he purchased in 2009.

RIP Hugh Hefner, Inventor of Pajama Dressing: A Style Appreciation

Farewell to an icon of men's style for 60 years.

Hugh Hefner Gave Dick Gregory His Big Break

The Playboy founder died Wednesday at 91.