Crystal Harris Wanted $500,000 To Ditch Hugh Hefner At The Altar

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Yesterday, we introduced you to Crystal Harris, the publicity genius Playmate who played Hugh Hefner for all the buzz he’s worth.

Turns out she’s even savvier — and colder — than we thought.

The New York Post reports that Harris’s cancellation of her Saturday wedding to Hefner was actually Plan B for getting famous.

First, Harris shopped a proposal.

As cameras rolled on a previously-scheduled Lifetime special about the wedding, Harris would dump Hefner at the altar. Then she’d give a follow-up interview.

All for the bargain price of half a million dollars.

The plan apparently didn’t work out — and we think Harris may have overvalued herself just slightly.

By the way, she’s apparently been cheating on Hefner for months with a songwriter named Jordan MacGraw.

He’s the son of Dr. Phil MacGraw and — much to Hef’s horror, we’re sure — has a goatee.

And anyone who thinks Hefner was in on this thing should consider the forthcoming Playboy cover, which reportedly features Harris as “America’s Princess, Mrs. Crystal Hefner.”

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