Three things you need to know about the former ''Girls Next Door'' Playmate

By EW Staff
Updated June 19, 2009 at 04:00 AM EDT

1. Hef’s former gal pal ditched The Girls Next Door for her own reality series, Kendra, which scored 2.6 million viewers — E!’s best debut since 2002’s The Anna Nicole Show.

2. The mom-to-be will wed Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Hank Baskett on June 27 at the Playboy Mansion.

3. Her laugh is…distinctive. ”I know people might get annoyed with it,” she says. ”But I don’t care. It’s not going to stop me from laughing.”