For a little bit of background, Madison was simply 21 when she moved into the mansion in 2001, and he or she reportedly started courting Hefner, then-75, shortly after.
Their relationship — which has, in recent times, acquired heavy criticism over its 54-year age hole — got here to an finish in 2008, with Madison occurring to depart the mansion that very same 12 months.
Marquardt, then again, moved in at age 28 and left a 12 months after Madison. Throughout their time on the mansion, each girls starred in E! Actuality collection, The Women Subsequent Door, together with Hefner and their fellow former Playmate, Kendra Wilkinson.
The collection, which ran for 5 seasons, explored the dynamic between Hefner and the ladies who have been dubbed his “main-girlfriends.” Within the years because the present got here to an finish in 2010, the mogul’s previous sexual encounters with the younger Playmates have come below heavy scrutiny.
The controversy was just lately explored intimately all through hit A&E docuseries Secrets and techniques of Playboy, which featured each Madison and Marquardt — amongst different former Playmates — detailing their previous encounters with Hefner, who died in 2017 at 91.
Through the collection, Madison memorably recalled Hefner screaming at her when she as soon as obtained a haircut and calling her “outdated, arduous, and low-cost.” Marquardt echoed these claims, noting that the Playboy founder was “fairly abrasive” in the way in which he spoke to her.
“[Madison] got here down with purple lipstick one time and he flipped out and stated he hated purple lipstick on women [and to] take it off straight away, though different folks may put on purple lipstick and it didn’t appear to trouble him,” Marquardt recounted in Secrets and techniques of Playboy.
And all through the wide-ranging dialog with host Heather McDonald, each the previous Playmates recalled the disturbing instances that they, together with different girls, have been pressured into having unprotected intercourse with Hefner.
Detailing how their first orgy occurred after a drunken evening out, Marquardt famous that she initially deliberate on watching with out taking part.
“I used to be nonetheless simply gonna watch after which [one of the other Playmates] was like, ‘Aren’t you gonna go?’ It was like, ‘It’s essential to go.’ And I used to be like, ‘I might reasonably not.’ And she or he’s like, ‘Effectively, you then most likely gained’t be invited again,” Marquardt recalled.
“So then I used to be like, ‘OK.’ And I’d seen what everyone else was doing, so I knew that this was, like, a 10-second factor. I imply, undoubtedly not more than a minute,” she went on.
Chiming in, Madison defined that although she’d “blocked” most of it from her reminiscence, she additionally recalled the ladies “attempting to get it accomplished as rapidly as potential.”
“My reminiscence is cloudy. I’ve sort of blocked it,” Madison stated. “All people’s simply attempting to get it accomplished as rapidly as potential.”
And Marquardt went on to precise that the ladies may solely hope that everybody was being “checked out” for STDs by their onsite physician, with the podcast host noting that there have been “no condoms.”
“You have been hoping everybody’s in the identical state of affairs, and there’s a physician on workers,” Marquardt stated. “You’re hoping everyone is being checked out, and everyone is being — I say this in quotes — ‘monogamous’ to that relationship, however you don’t know.”
“If there’s new women arising, which there usually have been, like, I simply wished to be first and be accomplished. And I felt like that was the cleanest approach,” she added.
With Marquardt and Madison being more and more vocal about their disturbing experiences on the mansion, the previous Playmates have acquired heaps of assist on-line.
“[Hefner] was continually taking images of those girls on his disposable digicam,” Madison stated on Energy: Hugh Hefner in January. “And these girls have been nearly all the time intoxicated. I do know I used to be — closely intoxicated.”
“He would make copies of all the photographs and hand them out to everybody who had gone out that evening,” Madison added. “So in case you have been tousled and in case you have been in his bathtub along with your prime off and another lady is doing a little sexually express pose on you and he took an image of that on his disposable digicam, he’d make a duplicate and provides it to everybody that evening and put it in a scrapbook.”
And Madison went on to reveal that she felt so threatened by Hefner’s “mountain of revenge porn” that she was truly “afraid to depart” the mansion altogether.
Sharing a public message of assist for Madison, Crystal revealed that she’d “instantly ripped” and “destroyed” 1000’s of the sexually express images in query.
“I discovered 1000’s of these disposable digicam images you might be speaking about @hollymadison,” she wrote in January. “I instantly ripped them up and destroyed each single one in every of them for you and the numerous different girls in them. They’re gone.”