Holly Madison is a former Playboy model who rose to fame in Playboy's The Girls Next Door reality TV show. She was one of Hugh Hefner's favorite models but later published several books about the experience, comparing the Playboy Mansion to a cult.
Date Of Birth
December 23, 1979
5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
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Why Is Holly Madison Famous?
Holly is famous for being Hugh Hefner's ex and one of the three leading women in Playboy's reality show.
She later became a writer of two best sellers and exposed numerous crazy things that happened in the Playboy Mansion.
In 2021, Holly Madison gave an interview about some of the dark sides of the Playboy lifestyle, as further revealed in 2022 in the A&E documentary series Secrets of Playboy.
Holly had rhinoplasty and breast augmentation.
Number Of Instagram Followers (Updated In July 2022)
Who Is Holly Madison Dating?
Holly Madison Dating History
Holly was married to businessman Pasquale Rotella from 2013 to 2019. The couple has two children, a daughter Rainbow Aurora Rotella, and a son Forest Leonardo Antonio Rotella.
Playboy bunny and tv magician Criss Angel dated for three months in 2008 and 2009.
After coming to live in a Playboy mansion, she became one of Hugh Hefner's girlfriends. She confirmed their split after seven years of dating in 2008.
Holly Madison Social Media
On Facebook, Holly has 2.8M followers.
On Instagram, she shared her first post on October 17, 2015. It was a drawing for her daughter.
On Twitter, Holly has 1.1 million followers.
About Holly Madison
Madison competed to become a Hawaiian Tropic model and worked as a waitress at Hooters to pay for college tuition.
She was invited to Playboy Mansion, and at 21, after a year of visiting, she moved into the Mansion.
From 2003 to 2009, Holly was part of the reality show The Girls Next Door.
Madison starred in her reality show, Holly's World, in 2009, which ended after two seasons.
She appeared in several movies, TV shows, and talk shows.
In 2015, Holly published her memoir Down the Rabbit Hole: Curious Adventures and Cautionary Tales of a Former Playboy Bunny about her life in the Playboy Mansion and the beginning of her recovery afterward.
In May 2016, Madison released her second memoir, The Vegas Diaries: Romance, Rolling the Dice, and the Road to Reinvention.
Holly grew up with her parents, Steve Cullen and Patsy Cullen, and two siblings.
The family moved to Alaska but came back to Oregon.
She attended Portland State University with a Major in theatre and psychology. She moved to Los Angeles to pursue modeling and finish her studies.
She took French lessons, acting classes, and real estate investment courses at UCLA while staying at the Mansion. Since she was 9, Marilyn Monroe has been her idol.
Holly loves Disneyland, and she even married there.