American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story (2017 - Present)

American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story


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This docudrama dives into the story of Playboy magazine's charismatic founder, Hugh Hefner, who created one of the world's most recognizable brands. The series is a combination of interviews, archival footage (including moments found in Hefner's vast personal collection) and cinematic re-enactments that cover the launch of the magazine as well as the next six decades of Hefner's personal life and career. While building his empire, Hefner also devoted time to defending civil rights, freedom of speech and sexual freedom.
Starring: Matt Whelan

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Cast & Crew

Matt Whelan
Hugh Hefner
Stephen David
Executive Producer
Richard Rosenzweig
Executive Producer

Series Details

TV Network: Prime Video
Premiere Date: Apr 7, 2017
Genre: Drama
Executive producers: Stephen David, Dick Rosenzweig
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