Posts tagged "the playboy club"

The Fine Print Of Being A Playboy Bunny

Apparently, back in the day, being a Playboy Bunny involved a lot of rules and regulations. The job came equipped with a 26-page manual, explaining all the rules and regulations of the game -- including who and what you could fraternize with, how to wear your makeup, and the proper way to get a su…
By: Julie Gerstein / July 15, 2012

“The Playboy Club” Gets Cancelled: Why Did It Suck So Much?

Gloria Steinem, rejoice: "The Playboy Club" has been cancelled after only three episodes. Viewership dropped from 5 million to 3.2 million, which spooked NBC enough to give it the axe. While we are sorry the lovely and talented Amber Heard is out of a job, honestly that show sucked. Let's parse…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 5, 2011

Sean Maher Of “The Playboy Club” Comes Out

On "The Playboy Club," Sean Maher plays a man who is gay, but is in a sham marriage with a bunny. And it appears that art is sure imitating life here. This week, Sean sat down with Entertainment Weekly to reveal that, like his character, he is gay and has been hiding it…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 27, 2011

Amber Heard Needs To STFU About “The Playboy Club” Until She Reads A History Book

"The Playboy Club" is the number one TV series I'm excited about this fall. How could I not be psyched for (another) show about the '60s and the fight for women's equality? Feminist icon Gloria Steinem, who went undercover as a Bunny/waitress for a magazine exposé in 1963, is calling for…
By: Jessica Wakeman / August 15, 2011

Gloria Steinem Urges Boycott Of “The Playboy Club”

I, for one, am excited about "The Playboy Club," NBC's new fall show that sounds like a bonus dose of the sex, drugs and cultural upheaval we've come to love from "Mad Men." (Come back soon, pretty please?) But other ladies are less than thrilled, such as the inimitable Gloria Steinem, the feminist…
By: Jessica Wakeman / August 10, 2011

All Up In The Upfronts: The Fall TV Shows We’re Pumped For, Part 1

My dear readers, I have a confession to make: my name is Kate and I am a television addict. Even though my living room is less than 200 square feet, I have a 40-inch television. On Friday night, I briefly considered canceling my birthday party because I'd accidentally scheduled it for the same time a…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / May 16, 2011

Eddie Cibrian’s Playboy Status Is Official

It's 10pm—does LeAnn Rimes know where her fiance is? Because chances are, he may be at the Playboy Club. Eddie Cibrian has landed the lead role in NBC's new pilot, "Playboy," which sounds kind of like the network's answer to "Mad Men." The show is set in 1963 at Chicago's exclusive Playboy…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 14, 2011