Amazon chronicles Hugh Hefner’s life in upcoming original series

Today, [Amazon.com] announced a 13-episode show that will chronicle the life of Hugh M. Hefner. American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story will span the media mogul’s six-decade career at the helm of Playboy magazine. The show will take on a documentary-style approach, starting with the founding of the iconic publication in 1953. Using 17,000 hours of never-before-seen footage from the magazine’s archives and content over 2,600 of Hefner’s personal scrapbooks, there’s sure to be a wealth of info for the series to pull from. – Billy Steele, Engadget http://ift.tt/2aN6CeF