Marston Hefner is the name of a writer, and television personality, widely recognized for being the son of the late Hugh Hefner. His father Hugh was better known as the founder of Playboy Magazine. Marston is the founder of Young Magazine.
Marston chose to stay away from Playboy Enterprises, unlike other children of successful entrepreneurs. His television career was exemplary and he has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame to show for it. He also is known for his violent relationship with his girlfriend, Claire Sinclair.
Marston was born on 9 April 1990 as the oldest son of Huge Hefner with his second wife Kimberley Conrad. So he is an American by his nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
Being a celebrity kid and belonging to a wealthy family, Marston had pretty much a luxurious upbringing. Even he spent the first eight years of his life in the Playboy mansion. However, Marston doesn’t live in the Mansion not anymore, not since his parents split up in 1998 and his mom did.
He did his elementary schooling at Sayre Elementary School. Later he moved to Steinmetz High School, where he received his high schooling studies. Afterward, he enrolled at the University of Illinois -Urbana Champaign, USA.
Marston Hefner Profile
- Full name: Marston Hefner
- Date of birth:9 April 1990
- Place of birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
- Nationality: American
- Occupation: Editor, writer, gamer, television personality.
- Famous for: Being the son of the late Hugh Hefner.
Marston Hefner Parents & Siblings
Marston has Swedish roots through his grandmother and his grandfather was English and German. He is a descendant of Plymouth governor William Bradford. He hails from a Methodist conservative family and his grandmother had wanted his father to become a missionary. Marston’s grandmother was a teacher while his grandfather was an accountant.
Marston was born as the third child of Hugh Hefner and his wife Kimberley Conrad. Mr. Huge was a legendary American publisher and the founder of Playboy magazine. While his mother used to work as a model and actress and was once a Playboy’s Playmate of the Month.
He has a younger brother called Cooper Hefner. He happens to be the chief creative officer of Playboy Enterprises. He is also the founder and former CEO of the upstart media company Hop in addition to being a member of the California State Military Reserve.
Marston also has a stepbrother from his father from his father’s 1st marriage to Mildred Williams. He spent most of his life away from the limelight and rarely associates with the Playboy brand. Reportedly, he is the owner of a computer consulting company. Christie Hefner is the half-sister of Marston, who has been involved in the family business for a very long time. She worked at Playboy for more than 30 years and was its CEO for two decades.
Marston Hefner Father Hugh Marston
Hugh Marston Hefner aka Hefner was born on April 9, 1926, in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. He was an American magazine publisher and entrepreneur who founded (1953) Playboy magazine.
Hefner attended the University of Illinois, graduating in 1949. Four years later he created the men’s magazine, Playboy. Its intellectually respectable articles and forthright philosophy of hedonism made Playboy a major influence on the sexual revolution of the 1960s. Later he expanded his enterprise into nightclubs and other entertainment media.
Hefner passed away on September 27, 2017, at his Holmby Hills home in Los Angeles, California. As per the reports, he died of Sepsis, caused by an E. coli infection. At the time of his death, he was 91 years of age.
Marston Hefner Career
After spending his most of childhood almost the first eight years of his life in the Playboy Mansion, he seems to have no interest in it. From early childhood, he had a passion to make his career in the film industry.
Hefner has appeared in a few TV series and documentaries series. In 2002, he made his first TV appearance in a documentary named Playboy: Inside the Playboy Mansion. He became part of another documentary series named E! True Hollywood Story in 2006.
Afterward, he appeared in another TV documentary named Holly’s World in 2011. In the same year, he became part of a TV special Hef’s Runaway Bride, followed by the TV series documentary America’s Book of Secrets in 2012.
Marston HefnerHefner’snal Life
Hefner is single as of now but he is sharing his love life with an American model Claire Sinclair from Los Angeles, California with whom he enjoyed their romantical bond since 2010. She is the Playboy Playmate of the Month in October 2010 and Playboy Playmate of the Year in 2011.
Reportedly, Hefner was arrested in 2012 for attacking his girlfriend after she filed for action. He was charged with corporal injury on a spouse or cohabitant after the February 12 incident when he allegedly kicked and punched Sinclair, last year’s playmate of the year. He was also charged with vandalism over her damaged laptop, but that count was dismissed.
Police responded to the residence after receiving worried calls from Miss Sinclair’s family. Hefner reportedly told police that the two had been arguing but that he had not physically injured his girlfriend. He was arrested for misdemeanor domestic violence but released on $20,000 bail.
Marston Hefner Net worth
There is no doubt that Marston has been earning a lot of money from his career. His incomes come essentially from his few drives. His late dad Hugh had total assets of $45 million at the hour of his passing. Hefner spent a lot of the money he made from Playboy. According to court documents obtained by TMZ during his 2009 divorce, he had assets worth $43 million, not including Playboy stock.
However, it wouldn’t be wrong to claim that he enjoys a luxurious living. As he continues his career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.