In spite of her deeply religious Catholic upbringing, Jenny McCarthy made a decision that would change the trajectory of her life forever: She decided to audition for Playboy’s October 1993 issue. Not only did she beat thousands of applicants, but McCarthy also went on to become the magazine’s Playmate of the Year.
After realizing that she had what it takes to make it in the spotlight, the Chicago native packed her bags and headed to Hollywood. But while McCarthy had a habit of making everything look picture perfect for the tabloids, little did people know that her life was beginning to crumble. From failed relationships and parenting struggles to finally finding “the one,” this is Jenny McCarthy’s story.