"Hef holds nothing, but the fondest memories of his time spent with Bridget and he continues to wish her all the best in her new life." Hefner married 31-year-old Playmate Crystal Harris in 2012.
Marquardt has also been dealing with other personal woes. All this time I thought I had an amazing insurance policy, but it didn’t work out.
“My father lived an exceptional and impactful life as a media and cultural pioneer and a leading voice behind some of the most significant social and cultural movements of our time in advocating free speech, civil rights and sexual freedom,” he said.
“He defined a lifestyle and ethos that lie at the heart of the Playboy brand, one of the most recognizable and enduring in history.
From 2002-2008, the platinum blond beauty was Hefner's "No. But according to Madison, all of that went downhill... In her 2015 memoir, , Madison claims she contemplated suicide due to her unhappy life in the mansion.
From head over heels to their now-infamous feud, ET's breaking down what led to their strained relationship, and how it affected Madison's friendship with one of her August 2001: Madison moves into the Playboy mansion The Astoria, Oregon, native, now 37, officially became one of Hefner's girlfriends after moving to Los Angeles, modeling for Hawaiian Tropic and working as a waitress at Hooters.
It's easy to say he will be missed and how much I loved him.
There's a lot more than that — Kendra Wilkinson (@Kendra Wilkinson) September 28, 2017 Hefner’s son Cooper, who is also the Chief Creative Officer of Playboy Enterprises, also released a statement regarding his father’s death and mentioned Crystal Harris Hefner, who has not yet shared any messages of her own.Bridget Marquardt was once the girlfriend of Hugh Hefner and the star of E!’s hit reality TV series, “The Girls Next Door,” but the Playboy pinup told Australia’s “The Morning Show” Monday that she hasn’t heard from her ex in years.In multiple interviews, Madison stated that she wanted to tie the knot with the May 2008: Hefner breaks Madison's heart, explains why she'll never be his wife At a Playmate of the Year luncheon held at the Playboy Mansion, Madison told reporters that she and Hefner were "no closer to getting married than we were years ago" and that their relationship was like "a car stalled at the side of the road."Hefner chimed in, saying, "I love Holly very much and I think we're going to be together the rest of my life, but marriage isn't part of my puzzle.It's not a personal thing; I just haven't had much luck with marriages." reported at the time that Madison "sadly turned away" while Hefner spoke. It's just weird how someone can get away with such a thing."Summer 2016: The feud continues Nearly a year after the release of Madison's tell-all, Wilkinson said in an interview with Sirius XM satellite radio's with Evan Cohen and Mike Babchik that she was still on Hefner's side."I'm protecting [Hugh Hefner], I'm protecting myself, I'm protecting the things that actually made us famous," she explained.I will miss him so much but he will be in my heart forever.” Later, Wilkinson posted on Twitter, “Thank you for all of your thoughts and condolences guys…. It’s easy to say he will be missed and how much I loved him.