(women who are nude except for painted-on accessories).Hefner had seen a photo of her shot by Kim Riley, on a fax machine at the Playboy Mansion and wanted to know who she was.Shortly after they met, Hefner asked Wilkinson to be one of his girlfriends, and he moved her into the Playboy Mansion In a 2014 interview, Wilkinson explained, "I was like, 'Hell yeah, I'm here!
I knew nothing about Playboy, I'd just graduated high school." She was featured on the E!reality television series The Girls Next Door, which followed the lives of Hefner's then-girlfriends: Wilkinson, Holly Madison, and Bridget Marquardt.She moved out of the Playboy Mansion in 2009 after meeting her future husband, Hank Baskett, Baskett has made several cameos on different programs such as Las Vegas and Entourage.is an American television personality, businesswoman, glamour model, and author.She is known for being one of Hugh Hefner's three girlfriends and for her role on the E!
reality television series The Girls Next Door, on which her life in the Playboy Mansion was documented.
Although not a Playboy Playmate, she has appeared in three nude pictorials with her Girls Next Door co-stars and fellow Hefner girlfriends Holly Madison and Bridget Marquardt.
Her first reality series, Kendra, debuted in June 2009. Her mother, Patti, was originally from Cherry Hill, New Jersey, and had been a cheerleader for the Philadelphia Eagles.
Her father, Eric, was raised in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania and Ocean City, New Jersey, before moving to San Diego, California at age 15.
He received a degree in biochemistry from the University of California, San Diego, and went on to found several biotechnology companies before retiring at the age of 48. They divorced on March 25, 1994, when Kendra was eight years old.
Her grandmother, Gloria Wilkinson, died in December 2004.