Hugh M. Hefner

Actor · Executive Producer · Producer
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Hugh Marston Hefner was an American magazine publisher. He was the founder and editor-in-chief of Playboy magazine, a publication with revealing photographs and articles which provoked charges of obscenity. The first issue of Playboy was published in 1953 featuring Marilyn Monroe in a nude calendar shoot; it sold over 50,000 copies.

Hugh Marston Hefner was an American magazine publisher. He was the founder and editor-in-chief of Playboy magazine, a publication with revealing photographs and articles which provoked charges of obscenity. The first issue of Playboy was published in 1953 featuring Marilyn Monroe in a nude calendar shoot; it sold over 50,000 copies.

Birth Name

Hugh Marston Hefner

Born

Friday, 09 April 1926

Died

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Actor Filmography

The '90s Greatest (archive footage) 2018
Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond Himself 2017
78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene Himself (archive footage) 2017
The Fabulous Allan Carr Himself (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2017
American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner), Himself 2017
The Seventies Himself - Playboy Magazine 2015
What Happened, Miss Simone? Himself (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2015
Unsung Hollywood Self (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2014
Autopsy: The Last Hours of Self (archive footage) 2014
Bettie Page Reveals All Himself - Founder, Playboy Enterprises (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2013
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

The '90s Greatest (archive footage) 2018
Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond Himself 2017
78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene Himself (archive footage) 2017
The Fabulous Allan Carr Himself (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2017
American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner), Himself 2017
The Seventies Himself - Playboy Magazine 2015
What Happened, Miss Simone? Himself (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2015
Unsung Hollywood Self (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2014
Autopsy: The Last Hours of Self (archive footage) 2014
Bettie Page Reveals All Himself - Founder, Playboy Enterprises (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2013
The Sixties Himself - Playboy After Dark, Himself 2013
Gahan Wilson: Born Dead, Still Weird Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2013
When Comedy Went To School Himself 2013
The '80s: The Decade That Made Us Himself 2013
Smiling Through the Apocalypse Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2013
Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton As Himself Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2012
Kendra on Top Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner), Himself - Kendra's Former Boyfriend, Himself (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2012
Tony Curtis: Driven to Stardom Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2012
Sunset Strip Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2012
America's Book of Secrets Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2012
Looking for Lenny Himself 2011
The Playboy Club Himself - Narrator 2011
Gloria: In Her Own Words Himself (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2011
Hop Voice at Playboy Mansion (voice) 2011
Love Lust Himself 2011
Holly's World Himself 2009
Monty Python: Almost the Truth - The Lawyer's Cut Himself 2009
We Believe Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2009
Kendra Himself, Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2009
Farrah's Story Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2009
Miss March Hugh Hefner (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2009
Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America Himself - Playboy, Himself - 'Playboy' 2009
EcoDivas TV Himself 2009
Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist And Rebel Himself 2009
The House Bunny Himself 2008
Pam: Girl on the Loose Himself 2008
Living Lohan Himself 2008
Sex: The Revolution Himself 2008
Thou Shalt Not: Sex, Sin and Censorship in Pre-Code Hollywood Himself - Interviewee 2008
Roman Polanski: Wanted And Desired Himself (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2008
Keeping Up with the Kardashians Self - Founder, Playboy 2007
The Two Coreys Himself 2007
Spread TV Himself 2007
Head Case Himself 2007
Access Hollywood Himself (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2006
Shark Hugh Hefner 2006
Secret's Out Himself - Guest 2006
Gene Simmons: Family Jewels Himself 2006
The Legacy of Some Like it Hot Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2006
One for the Money: The Birth of Rock N' Roll Himself - Founder of Playboy Magazine (archive footage) 2006
The Aristocrats Himself 2005
The Girls Next Door Himself 2005
Dancing with the Stars Himself - Interviewee 2005
Robot Chicken Hugh Hefner (voice) 2005
Inside Deep Throat Himself 2005
Entourage Hugh Hefner 2004
Comic Book: The Movie Hugh Hefner 2004
The Apprentice Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2004
The Simple Life Himself 2003
Shootout Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2003
Sex at 24 Frames Per Second Himself - Interviewee (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2003
Las Vegas Hugh Hefner - Justice of the Peace 2003
Last Comic Standing Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2003
Celebrities Uncensored Himself 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself, Himself - Guest (as Hugh M. Hefner), Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2003
The Surreal Life Himself (voice) (as Hugh M. Hefner), Himself 2003
Cleavage Himself (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2002
Doggy Fizzle Televizzle Himself 2002
Beat the Geeks Himself 2001
The Bernie Mac Show Hugh Hefner 2001
Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV President of the United States 2001
According to Jim Himself 2001
Playboy Exposed: Playboy Mansion Parties Uncensored Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2001
Beyond the Glory Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2001
Curb Your Enthusiasm Hugh Hefner 2000
American Pimp Himself (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2000
Playboy: The Complete Anna Nicole Smith Himself 2000
Poorman's Bikini Beach Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2000
Playboy Video Centerfold: Playmate 2000 Bernaola Twins Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 2000
Ian Fleming: 007's Creator Himself 2000
Hollywood: Wild in the Streets Himself - Party footage 1999
The Man Show Himself 1999
The Century: America's Time Himself - Publisher (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1999
Playboy: Playmate Pajama Party Himself 1999
Family Guy Hugh Hefner 1999
VH-1 Behind the Movie Himself 1999
V.I.P. Hugh Hefner 1998
Buddy Faro Himself 1998
Cold War Himself 1998
Whose Line Is It Anyway? Himself 2013
Sex and the City Hugh Hefner 1998
E! Mysteries & Scandals Himself, Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1998
Playboy: Farrah Fawcett, All of Me Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1997
Just Shoot Me! Himself 1997
100 Years of Horror Self - Publisher, 'Playboy' Magazine (as Hugh M. Hefner), Self - Publisher - 'Playboy' Magazine, Self (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1996
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Himself, Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner), Himself - Founder: Playboy 1996
100 Years of Horror: The Frankenstein Family Himself 1996
100 Years of Horror: The Count and Company Himself 1996
In Search of James Bond with Jonathan Ross The Playboy (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1995
Reputations Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1994
Extra with Billy Bush Self (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1994
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself 1993
WWE Raw Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1993
Hugh Hefner: Once Upon A Time Himself 1992
The Larry Sanders Show Hugh Hefner 1992
Dateline NBC Himself - Playboy Magazine (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1992
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Himself 1990
Blossom Hugh Hefner 1990
The Simpsons Hugh Hefner 1989
Roseanne Hugh M. Hefner 1988
Inside Edition Himself 1988
48 Hours Self (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1988
Beverly Hills Cop II Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1987
Sam Kinison: Breaking the Rules Himself (uncredited) 1987
The Late Show Himself 1986
American Masters Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1986
Not Necessarily the News Himself 1983
Entertainment Tonight Himself (archive footage) (as Hugh M. Hefner), Himself (archive footage) 1981
History of the World: Part I Entrepreneur - The Roman Empire (as Hugh Hefner) 1981
Pink Lady Himself 1980
People Himself 1978
Laverne & Shirley Hugh Hefner 1976
Saturday Night Live Captain Macho / Gary / Self - Host 1975
Arena Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1975
Dinah! Himself 1974
The World of Hugh M. Hefner Himself 1973
The New Bill Cosby Show Himself 1972
The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour Himself 1971
The Odd Couple Hugh Hefner 1970
Mir hat es immer Spaß gemacht Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1970
The David Frost Show Himself 1969
Hee Haw Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1969
Della Himself 1969
Playboy After Dark Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner), Himself - Host (as Hugh M. Hefner), Himself- Host (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1969
The Don Rickles Show Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1968
The Beautiful Phyllis Diller Show Himself 1968
The Dick Cavett Show Himself 1968
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Himself 1967
Las Vegas Himself 1967
The Joey Bishop Show Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1967
ABC Stage 67 Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1966
Firing Line Himself - Guest 1966
The Dean Martin Show Himself 1965
Burke's Law Bunny Club Manager 1963
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself, Himself - Guest (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1962
The Tonight Show Himself - Magazine Publisher 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself 1961
David Brinkley's Journal Himself 1961
Playboy's Penthouse Himself, Himself - Host (as Hugh M. Hefner), Himself - Host 1959
The Jack Paar Tonight Show Himself (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1957
What's My Line? Himself - Guest Panelist, Himself - Mystery Guest #1 (as Hugh M. Hefner) 1950

Producer Filmography

Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché 2018
The Girls in the Band 2013
Why Be Good? Sexuality & Censorship in Early Cinema 2007
The Woman with the Hungry Eyes 2006
Bullets Over Hollywood 2005
Playboy Video Centerfold: Playmate of the Year Tiffany Fallon 2005
Playboy: Women of Fear Factor 2005
Playboy Video Centerfold: Playmate of the Year Carmella DeCesare 2004
Rita 2003
Playboy: Hot Lips, Hot Legs 2003
Playboy: Women of Starbucks 2003
Playboy Video Centerfold: 50th Anniversary Playmate Colleen Shannon 2003
Playboy: Cyber Girls 2002
Playboy Video Playmate Calendar 2002 2001
Playboy: Celebrities 2001
Playboy: Playmates Unwrapped 2001
Lon Chaney: A Thousand Faces 2000
Playboy Wet & Wild: Slippery When Wet 2000
Playboy: Lusty Latin Ladies 2000
Playboy: Club Lingerie 2000
Playboy: The Complete Anna Nicole Smith 2000
Playboy Video Centerfold: Playmate 2000 Bernaola Twins 2000
Playboy: Girls of Hedonism, Runaway Bay Jamaica 2000
Without Lying Down: Frances Marion and the Power of Women in Hollywood 2000
Playboy Video Playmate Calendar 2000 1999
Playboy Playmates of the Year: The 90's 1999
Playboy: Girlfriends 2 1999
Playboy: Playmate Pajama Party 1999
Mary Pickford: A Life on Film 1999
Clara Bow: Discovering the It Girl 1999
Playboy: Girls of Mardi Gras 1999
Playboy: Tales of Erotic Fantasies 1999
Playboy: Playmate Erotic Adventures 1999
Playboy: Blondes, Brunettes, Redheads 1998
Playboy: Freshman Class 1998
Playboy: Voluptuous Vixens II 1998
Louise Brooks: Looking for Lulu 1998
Playboy: Babes of Baywatch 1998
Playboy: Asian Exotica 1998
Playboy Video Centerfold: Playmate of the Year Karen McDougal 1998
Playboy Video Centerfold: 45th Anniversary Playmate Jaime Bergman 1998
Playboy: Playmates Revisited 1998
Playboy Video Centerfold: The Dahm Triplets 1998
Playboy: Gen-X Girls 1998
Playboy Video Playmate Calendar 1998 1997
Playboy: Girls in Uniform 1997
Playboy Celebrity Centerfold: Shannon Tweed 1997
Playboy: Farrah Fawcett, All of Me 1997
Playboy: Cheerleaders 1997
Playboy: Women Behaving Badly 1997
Playboy Video Centerfold: Playmate of the Year Victoria Silvstedt 1997
Playboy: Voluptuous Vixens 1997
Playboy: Twins & Sisters Too 1996
Playboy: Hard Bodies 1996
Playboy Video Centerfold: Playmate of the Year Julie Lynn Cialini 1996
Playboy Video Playmate Calendar 1996 1995
Playboy: Sisters 1995
Man of the Year 1995
Playboy Wet & Wild: Hot Holidays 1995
Playboy Video Playmate Calendar 1995 1994
Playboy Video Centerfold: Playmate of the Year Jenny McCarthy 1994
Playboy Video Playmate Calendar 1994 1993
Playboy: Sexy Lingerie IV 1992
Playboy Celebrity Centerfold: Jessica Hahn 1992
Playboy: 101 Ways to Excite Your Lover 1991
Playboy Video Playmate Calendar 1991 1990
Playboy: Wet & Wild 1989
Playboy: Farmer's Daughters 1986
A Whale for the Killing 1981
The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu 1980
Saint Jack 1979
The Crazy World of Julius Vrooder 1974
A Summer Without Boys 1973
The Third Girl from the Left 1973
The Naked Ape 1973
Macbeth 1971
And Now for Something Completely Different 1971
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