Richard Plepler

People have different opportunities in life. People are given different opportunities to express their abilities. For Richard Plepler, this was the platform that has enabled to be who he is today. He was born in 1960, and he worked as the chairman and executive officer of Home Box Office Inc.

He however left the home box office in February 2019 after 27 years of service to the company. Home box office Inc. is a subsidiary of AT &T’s Warner media. Plepler late launched the Eden productions in 2020. He had a five-year production deal with AppleTV + to make documentaries, television series and feature films.

Well, how well do you know about Richard Plepler? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Richard Plepler’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Richard Plepler to date.

Biography and Early Life

If you have been wondering how old Plepler is, here is everything you need to know about him. He landed on this planet on 10 March 1960, in Manchester, Connecticut, United States. He is the elder to his brother and was born to a Jewish family. However, not much is known about his parents and younger brother. His father was trial lawyer. Both his parents were active in democratic politics. He was raised in Manchester.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Richard Plepler in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Richard Plepler’s age is 61 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 10 march 1960. Though, he is 5′ 12″ in feet and inches and 182 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 172 lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms.


Plepler is such a generous man and is very proud of who he is. He shares a lot of information about his past life and nothing seems to be secretive about him. However, the truth is, he is not as open as he seems to be. Plepler hasn’t disclosed a lot of information about his years in school from elementary to college.

What we know is that he went to Loomis Chaffee School and later graduated from Franklin and Marshall college, where he studied government.  We have however not given up yet. We are still doing our research and once we find any information, we will update it here

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

As mentioned above Plepler is very generous with information and this includes information about his love life. Plepler is married to this beautiful lady by the name Lisa Ruchlamer and the couple has one daughter. The couple got married in 2002. As far as Plepler is generous with the information, he prefers to keep his private life away from the public. Therefore, not much is known about his wife and daughter. Still we haven’t given up on this, when we have more information we shall update it here.

Is Richard Plepler Gay?

Plepler might not have revealed any information about his past relationships, but his relationship and marriage with Lisa Ruchlamer and their daughter is enough to prove he is not gay. Though not gay, he has no bad blood with LGBTQ community.

Professional Career

Plepler is a well-known media personality who was born and raised in Manchester. However, he later moved to Washington in 1981 after graduating from college where he worked for Christopher Dodd a Connecticut senator. He stayed in Washington till 1984 when he decided to move to New York City and opened a public relations firm.

Plepler didn’t rest on his work as he started producing documentaries on the Israel and Palestinian conflicts. In 1992, Plepler Joined Time Warner and luckily his excellent work was noticed and he was appointed Co-President of Home Box Office in 2007. Here he served with Michael Lombardo until 2013 when he was appointed as the chairman and CEO of Home Box Office.

During his tenure at HBO, a number of series were launched including: The News Room, Game of Thrones, Boardwalk Empire, Veep and True Blood. As Plepler is an adventurous person he announced his resignation from HBO on 28 February 2019, this was after 28 years of service to the company. He later launched a production company called Eden productions in January 2020. He and the company had a five-year deal with AppleTV+ for production of series and documentaries.


Plepler is good in what he does and his media career has been a great success. He  also has a production company by the name Eden productions which works together with Apple TV + to produce series and documentaries. He has been recognized and awarded an International Emmy Directorate Award. He gets major views due to the quality content he produces on his films.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Richard Plepler in 2021

It is not all about his fame, but Pepler has also earned a great fortune from his career. As of 2021, he has a net worth of $10 million and is expected to rise even higher in the coming years.

Pepler would have chosen to remain with the small fame he earned from the HBO Inc. but he never did. Today, he is a very successful man and he is doing even better by day because he dared to dream.


Facts of Richard Plepler

  • Gender Male
  • full nameRichard Plepler
  • birthplaceManchester, Connecticut , United States
  • Date of Birth March 10, 1960
  • Age 64 years 4 months
  • Horoscope Pisces
  • Lucky Number 2
  • Lucky Stone Aquamarine
  • Lucky Color Sea Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Cancer, Scorpio
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionJewish
  • net worth$10 million
  • professionMedia Executive
  • weightIn Kilograms – 78Kg, In Pounds – 172 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 182 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 12″
  • hair colorN/A
  • eye colorN/A
  • high schoolLoomis Chaffee School

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