“I believe everybody’s entitled to their opinions. I believe for some it was so much tougher than for others,” Crystal, 35, advised E!’s Each day Pop on Monday, September 27. “For a few of them, you realize, being there’s what acquired them consideration.”
Holly Madison, Kendra Wilkinson and Bridget Marquardt are a few of Hugh’s ex-girlfriends who have previously been candid about their time at the Playboy Mansion. Though Crystal had her personal experiences with Hugh, who died in 2017 on the age of 91, she nonetheless questions why others select to place the journal founder in a foul gentle.
“So, to maintain speaking about it and speaking about it retains the eye on themselves,” she famous. “Lots of the ladies talking out negatively wouldn’t be the place they had been if it wasn’t for Hef.”
The feud between the group was lately revisited when Madison, 41, opened up about life on the mansion. In April, the Holly’s World alum revealed that she was grateful that she didn’t get pregnant while she was with Hugh.
“I knew it was due to him. I used to be wholesome. He was simply too outdated,” Madison, who dated Hugh from 2001 to 2008, stated throughout an episode of the “Name Her Daddy” podcast. “After I had first gotten into that state of affairs and one thing occurred in my thoughts that first evening I had intercourse, the place I felt like, ‘OK, I did that. I, like, breached my very own boundaries and I wasn’t snug with it. Now I’ve to make this case into one thing.’ I virtually locked myself into this field.”
On the time, the Playboy mannequin additionally claimed that Wilkinson, 36, was mendacity when she stated throughout an look on I’m a Superstar, Get Me Out Of Right here! in 2014 that she moved in with the late editor-in-chief with out having intercourse with him.
“I’m not attempting to slut-shame anyone or something, however no person ever acquired requested to maneuver in except that they had slept with him,” Madison added in April.
The Kendra on High alum, who moved into the mansion in 2004, fired again on the time, arguing that “occasions have modified. I forgive and have children to like and deal with.” Crystal, who was married to Hugh from 2012 till his loss of life, took to social media to support Wilkinson.
“Undecided why these ladies who shared an extremely unusual and uncommon expertise (that can by no means be repeated in our lifetimes) can’t get alongside?” the Arizona native wrote on the MeWe app in April. “Possibly for a similar causes Holly and Bridget despise me for completely NO purpose. I hope at some point we will all get alongside and examine experiences.”
Later that month, Crystal solely advised Us Weekly that she needed all of the drama between all of Hugh’s exes to be put to bed once and for all.
“Let’s discuss it, let’s cease hating one another and, like, all sit down and simply hash it out. That might be attention-grabbing,” she defined. “As a result of I’ve a sense we could have a lot in widespread and we’d all be pals, however as a result of all of us hate one another for apparently no purpose. I imply, how many individuals on the planet share this widespread expertise? Not many. So, my hope is for us all to have a crimson desk discuss and simply see the way it goes.”
Wilkinson, for her half, clarified to Us that she “will always be friends” with Crystal following the resurfaced drama.