Hefner Wants Full Ownership of Playboy
Hugh Hefner's ex-girlfriend Kendra Wilkinson covers the December issue of Playboy magazine. Wilkinson explained her decision on her blog, writing, "A lot of you saw on my show that I was struggling to decide whether to pose for Playboy again or not. I AM on the December cover of Playboy but it wasn't from a recent shoot. The photos are from a shoot I did 2 years ago when I was still living in the mansion. I'm flattered to be on the cover again and as you all know Playboy has a very special place in my heart! I just wanted you guys to know I didn't recently pose. "
Playboy Goes Badass
Scantily-clad women will take on extreme sports in Playboy's new series "Badass," which airs Fridays. According to Playboy, the show will feature everthing "from diving in the shark-infested waters of the Bahamas and bungee jumping from a rickety bridge over the Snake River, to driving nitro dune buggies through the scorching deserts of Nevada.
What Famous Mistress Will Pose for Playboy?
"True Blood" actress Natasha Alam poses for the July cover of Playboy as the struggling company announced a new round of job cuts last week. As part of a restructuring that will cost $3 million this quarter, Playboy eliminated the position of corporate controller and senior vice president, formerly held by Michael S. Dannhauser. The job cuts and restructuring, coming after revenue dropped 15 percent last year, should combine to save the company more than $3 million annually, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Playboy Covers Through the Years Erica Eleniak
Erika Eleniak appears here on the August 1990 cover. It was her second of four eventual appearances there, with the most recent in June 1998 when she and Donna D`Errico, Traci Bingham, Marliece Andrada, Pamela Anderson, Yasmine Bleeth, Carmen Electra and Gena Lee Nolin were featured as "The Babes of Baywatch."
Playboy Covers Through the Years Anna Nicole Smith
Anna Nicole Smith first appeared on the cover in March 1992, shown here, and then went on to do four more covers for Playboy with her final cover in May 2007.