Those curious about whether Kendra Wilkinson, 29, actually had a physical relationship with Hugh Hefner, 88, during her time as one of his girlfriends living in the Playboy Mansion starting in 2004 need not wonder anymore. ," model Melani Sykes asks her as Kendra gets to know her fellow competitors in an Australian jungle. Hef asked me to be one of his girlfriends and live in the mansion and I was like, 'I don't even know what that means but, hell yeah, I'm there.' I was living in a small ass apartment, with this ugly ass [bleep].PHOTOS: Reality Stars Who Are Actually Still Together "I moved in, and weeks went by, and I didn't know 'sex' was involved ... The series focused on the lives of Hefner's girlfriends who lived with him at the Playboy Mansion, including Holly Madison and Bridget Marquardt. "I just wanted to party," she says about her initial motives to moving in. I was praying for anything to get me out of there." Kendra is now of course married with two children to former NFL star Hank Baskett, although their relationship recently underwent a rough patch after rumors surfaced of his alleged affair with a transgender model.
broke the mold with this hit reality series that helped pave the way for plural relationships to become a part of mainstream media.
So says Hef’s former live-in girlfriend Holly Madison in her new book, “Down the Rabbit Hole: Curious Adventures and Cautionary Tales from a Former Playboy Bunny.” The 35-year-old hottie shared the Playboy mansion with Hefner from 2001 to 2008, spending several years as his girlfriend-in-chief.
Madison, beginning as a 21-year-old waitress at Hooters, chased after Hefner for almost a year before finally earning a mansion invite.
"But it just kinda disgusted me more than anything because all he can do is say, 'Oh, here, I'm gonna throw you some money to get you to stay.' It just...grossed me out.'"Hefner has not commented.
Madison had made similar remarks in her 2015 memoir, , saying, "I couldn't help but be offended. "Hefner has said, regarding her book, that "sadly," he has a few ex-girlfriends "who have chosen to rewrite history in an attempt to stay in the spotlight."Hefner and Madison have moved on since their breakup—he wed Playboy Playmate Crystal Harris in 2012, while she wed Pasquale Rotella in 2013.