This 10-part docudrama tells the story of the extraordinary life of Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, from his early days as a struggling copywriter and cartoonist, through to the launch of the first Playboy magazine in 1953, famously featuring Marilyn Monroe, and becoming the owner of a multimillion-dollar empire.

Hefner was also a self-styled advocate of women’s rights, same-sex marriage, free speech and more.

An eye-opening look at the story of an American icon.