Kendra Wilkinson 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.

Birth Name

Kendra Leigh Wilkinson




Television Personality, Glamour Model, Businesswoman, Author



Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Kendra Wilkinson was born on the 12th of June 1985, San Diego, California, United States.


She’s currently 38 years old.

Sun Sign




Kendra has Irish, English, Polish, German and Ukrainian ancestry.


Kendra attended Clairemont High School, graduating in 2003.

Family Details

  • Father – Eric W. Wilkinson (Businessman)
  • Mother – Patti Wilkinson
  • Siblings – Colin Wilkinson (Younger Brother)

Marital Status


Boyfriend / Spouse

Kendra Wilkinson has dated –

  • Hugh M. Hefner (2004-2008) – In April 2004, Wilkinson started dating Playboy founder Hugh Hefner. She was present at his 78th birthday party in just body paint and nothing else. They remained an item until November 2008 and in 2009, Kendra stepped out from Playboy mansion.
  • Shawne Merriman (2007) – In 2007, Kendra had a fling with former American football player, Shawne Merriman.

  • Hank Baskett (2008-2018) – Former American football wide receiver, Hank Baskett and Kendra started dating in August 2008. Though, she initially denied such dating news, but later accepted in an interview with Chelsea Handler in October 2008. On November 6, 2008, E! Online announced the engagement of Hank and Kendra. Finally, on June 27, 2009, the couple got married at the Playboy Mansion. The couple has two children, son Hank Baskett IV (b. December 11, 2009) and daughter Alijah Mary Baskett (b. May 16, 2014). In April 2018, she decided to divorce Hank which she announced on her Instagram.

Physical Statistics


  • In feet – 5 feet 4 inches
  • In centimeters – 163 cm
  • In meters – 1.63 m


  • In Kilograms – 65 kg
  • In Pounds – 143 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 38-25-36
  • Bust – 38 inches
  • Waist – 25 inches
  • Hip – 36 inches
  • Bra Size – 34D

Body Build


Eye Color


Hair Color


Shoe Size

She wears a size 7.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 6 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

Being one of Hugh Hefner’s three girlfriends and for her role on the E! reality television series The Girls Next Door.

Film Debut

In 2006, Wilkinson appeared in the comedy film Scary Movie 4 for her role as blonde #3.

Television Debut

In 2005, Kendra appeared in just 1 episode of the crime drama series Las Vegas for her role as a Mystique Waitress. Her role was uncredited.

Kendra Wilkinson Net worth

Kendra Wilkinson has an estimated net worth of $6 million as of 2023. Her annual salary is $2 million. She was spotted driving in a GMC Yokon which costs $50,000.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Kendra Wilkinson

  • Wilkinson was 8 when her parents divorced on March 25, 1994.
  • After high school, she discontinued her studies and went to work as a glamour model. She also briefly worked as an administrative assistant in a dentist’s office.
  • At 18, Kendra also worked as a bartender before she joined the Playboy mansion.
  • Kendra worked as a stripper as a young glamour model, she earned $500,000 in just 6 months.
  • Kendra has two dogs named, Rascal (Pembroke Welsh Corgi) and Martini (Jack Russell Terrier).
  • She met playboy founder Hugh Hefner at his 78th birthday party.
  • In 2006, she appeared in the Playboy Special Editions Sexy 100. The following year, she appeared in Nickelback’s music video of “Rockstar”, along with Madison and Marquardt.
  • In 2007, Wilkinson appeared on an episode of WWE Raw with Bridget Marquardt.
  • In 2010, she published a memoir, Sliding Into Home.
  • In 2011, she appeared in the reality dancing competition Dancing with the Stars where she was partnered with Louis Van Amstel. She was eliminated in the 7th week.
  • In 2014, Wilkinson participated in the 14th series of the UK reality TV series hit I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!, finishing in sixth place.
  • On April 28, 2017, Kendra and her mother Patti were one of the families featured on WEtv’s “Marriage Bootcamp: Family Edition.”


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