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2011-06-19 15:37:00

NEW YORK, June 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Just over a month ago, SAVE-THE-DRESS launched a first-ever crowdsourced campaign to acquire the coveted white dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in 'The Seven Year Itch.' Its ultimate mission: Send the dress on nationwide tour, then put it on permanent public display in New York -- beyond the reach of those who would hide it in a private collection or cut it up and sell it off as bite-sized pieces of memorabilia. The results of that effort were...

2011-06-15 07:00:00

Group urges cancelation of "Playboy Club" TV Series WASHINGTON, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's not too late for NBC to call off the soon-to-be-aired series, "The Playboy Club," just as Hugh Hefner's fiancee called off their wedding scheduled for Saturday, according to The Coalition for the War on Illegal Pornography, which is launching a full-scale effort to stop the show from being profitable. "Maybe Crystal Harris is learning what women everywhere have learned - that Hugh...

2011-06-09 12:30:00

Effort Seeks To Make It Unprofitable For NBC To Exploit Women WASHINGTON, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NBC is contributing to the sexual objectification and exploitation of women and encouraging greater acceptance of pornography with its soon-to-be-aired series, "The Playboy Club," according to The Coalition for the War on Illegal Pornography, which is launching a full-scale effort to stop the show from being profitable. "Since the 50s, sleazy Hugh Hefner and his Playboy...

2011-06-09 12:17:00

NEW YORK, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Authentic Brands Group (ABG), in addition to its recent acquisition of The Estate of Marilyn Monroe owned in partnership with NECA, Anna Strasberg and Anna Freud Center, announced today it has consolidated the licensing efforts of the Marilyn Monroe brand by signing exclusive agreements to represent the Marilyn Monroe photography of Milton H. Greene, Tom Kelley and Bernard of Hollywood - who together produced the most celebrated and recognized...

2011-06-06 09:09:00

LOS ANGELES, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A line-up of top Los Angeles and Las Vegas media hosted two of Anastasia International's finest this past April during a media blitz that included appearances on national satellite TV, internet, local radio and press. Playboy's national morning drive radio program on XM Satellite, CBS Los Angeles News Radio KFWB, Fox 5 Television Las Vegas, CBS Talk Radio KXTE in Las Vegas, the Las Vegas Review Journal and journalist blogger AV Flox, "Editrix in...

2011-06-05 11:51:00

CHICAGO, June 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Playboy Enterprises, Inc. (PEI) and London Clubs International (LCI) announced the official opening of Playboy Club London on Saturday evening, June 4 with a star-studded gala event. The new gaming and entertainment venue is located in the exclusive Mayfair area of London. The private function, hosted by Playboy Founder Hugh Hefner, saw VIP guests hit the red carpet before heading inside the exclusive private members' venue for the first time. Once...

2011-05-31 16:21:00

NEW YORK, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO Members and celebrity supporters of the Save-The-Dress Campaign, including: Andrew Hansford, Curator of the Travilla Estate (Marilyn Monroe's costumer) & author of 'Dressing Marilyn' Darlene Newman, CEO of inQuicity & Executive Director of Save-The-Dress Campaign Liza St. John, Actress & Model who portrayed Marilyn Monroe on stage and in film Kate Shindle, Miss America (1998) & actress from stage, television and film Claire...

2011-05-26 07:58:00

NEW YORK, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MARILYN MONROE 85TH BIRTHDAY PHOTO EXHIBIT OPENING NIGHT PARTY WITH RARE AND NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN PICTURES BY FAMED HOLLYWOOD WHAT: PHOTOGRAPHER MURRAY GARRETT WHEN: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2011 WHERE: WASHINGTON SQUARE HOTEL 103 WAVERLY PLACE NYC 10011 TIME: 6:00-8:00 PM (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110526/NY07120 ) Murray Garrett...

2011-05-19 09:29:00

CHICAGO, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Playboy Enterprises, Inc. (PEI) announced today the introduction of i.Playboy.com, a web-based subscription service that gives users the opportunity to read, search and explore every issue of Playboy ever published. The service is optimized for the iPad and uses iPad functions. From the inaugural issue with Marilyn Monroe to the current issue with rock heiress Lizzy Jagger on the cover, iPlayboy features every pictorial, interview, Centerfold,...

2011-05-17 07:00:00

NEW YORK, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Playboy Enterprises Global Licensing Senior Vice President and Creative Director Aaron Duncan announced his resignation and plans to focus solely on fashion e-commerce startup wonderMode.com as Founder and Chief Executive Officer. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110517/NY02957 ) "I'm excited for this move forward and applying what I've learned during my career to build a global fashion marketplace online," said Duncan who...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.