The Playboy founder is divorcing Kimberley Conrad after years of separation.
Press Release Service – Wired PR News – Hugh Hefner, founder of Playboy magazine, is divorcing his estranged wife Kimberely Conrad after years of separation. As reported by Reuters, Hefner filed for divorce last week telling a reporter afterward that he stayed married to Conrad despite separating in 1998 for the sake of the two sons they share, who are now both over 18.
Hefner is quoted by Reuters as stating to TMZ, “I am happy to be out of the marriage. I only remained married (to Conrad) for the sake of the children, at her request. I am happy to have this behind me.”
As noted in the report, Conrad filed a lawsuit against Hefner in August in regards to the sale of a house she co-owned with him. The two were married in 1989.
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