TV personality Kendra Wilkinson has heaped praised on Hugh Hefner, thanking him for shaping who she is today.
The 32-year-old beauty dated the publishing mogul from 2004 until 2008, and Kendra has heaped praise on Hugh following his death aged 91 on Wednesday.
In a statement to 'Entertainment Tonight', Kendra said: "Hef changed my life. I couldn't be more thankful for our friendship and our time together."
Kendra co-starred alongside Hugh on his 'Girls Next Door' reality show and despite their relationship eventually collapsing, she retains fond memories of the Founder of Playboy magazine.
The American TV personality admitted: "I will miss him so much but he will be in my heart forever."