"American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story"

Screen Shot 2017-04-04 at 10.21.21 AM.png

"American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story" is a docu-series that tells the story of Playboy magazine’s charismatic founder, Hugh Hefner, who created one of the most recognizable brands in history. His son, Cooper Heffner, joined us to share how the docuseries combines archival footage, pulling from thousands of hours from Hefner’s personal archives; interviews with notable figures including Jesse Jackson, Gene Simmons and Bill Maher; and cinematic reenactments. "American Playboy" begins in post-war America and takes us through the launch of Playboy magazine in 1953, and the next six decades of Hefner’s life and career.

"American Playboy" starts streaming on Amazon Prime on April 7th. For more information, visit the show website.