Mike Stoklasa is a well-known American actor, filmmaker, director, and writer who garnered fame through his rave reviews on the Star Trek Generation movies. Notably, he co-founded a film and video production company called Red Letter Media (LLC) together with Jay Bauman. Mike’s rise to stardom began with his 70-minutes long review YouTube video upload on Star Trek in which he voiced the character of Mr. Plinkett. He later went ahead to create other movie reviews for which he has become more popular. Read on to find out more about him.
Mike Stoklasa’s Biography
The Red Letter Media CEO first came into this world on the 14th of November 1978 and was born in Illinois, United States. There are no much details available on the internet regarding his immediate family, formative years, and educational background. This is due to the fact that he prefers discussing the pros and cons of how to be success-driven over a cup of beer rather than talk about his personal life.
He began his career several years ago and earned a spot in the limelight after uploading a Star Trek Generation movie review on his YouTube channel in 2009. Before then, he founded a film and video production company called Red Letter Media in 2004. Since then, he has been producing his YouTube shows and videos along with his partner Jay Bauman.
His company, Red Letter Media is an American film and video production company which he founded along with the independent filmmaker Jay Bauman. The company came to be in 2004 and took five years before it hit its big break with a 70-minute video of Mike’s review on the blockbuster movie, Star Wars: Episode 1 – The Phantom Machine. On the review, he used the name, Harry S. Plinkett as his character name.
Also, Mike later went ahead to do more reviews on other Star Trek movies including The Phantom Menace and Star Wars. He has been making waves as a self-professed fraud and the famed Red letter Media Lord. He is equally a YouTube celebrity; however, it’s not known when he joined the video sharing platform. The media star has, through his channel, built a huge fan base with millions of followers across the world.
As of 2019, his YouTube channel tagged RedLetterMedia has garnered close to a million subscribers and has recorded over 400 million views on their videos. In addition to movie reviews, they also have comedy segments where they engage their viewers with dry humor and rib cracking jokes. Mike Stoklasa has been providing voice roles for the character of Plinkett in the segment Plinkette Reviews to date.
Most of his reviews include television series, comedy films, action thrillers and much more. Some of his works include Half In the Bag, Best of The Worst, The Nerd Crew, The Grabowskis, Feeding Frenzy, The Recovered, Oranges: Revenge of the Eggplant, and Space Cop, among others. Mike Stoklasa later recruited Rich Evans who has been working as a full-time actor on his channel.
Although Mike’s reviews are his thoughts; he uses it as an avenue to lure his fans into believing his ideas would have made a more perfect movie than already created films. He has spoken ill of some while he has given a few good critical reviews. Mike is allergic to walls, it makes his eyes puffy and swells. He is also regarded as one of the most popular YouTubers in the world.
Is Mike Stoklasa Married, Who is The Wife?
It is quite alarming that at his age, Mike Stoklasa is assumed single. He has never ever spoken about his personal life publicly and from the look of things, he prefers keeping such information under the radar. Inasmuch as his fans have tried everything they could to get him talking about his personal life, it seems that Mike doesn’t give a hoot.
However, a long time ago, there were rumors regarding his relationship with a lady named Jessi Nakles. Till date, no one knows the truth behind these facts. There is absolutely no evidence showing that the two were an item, married or were just friends. Apparently, Mike Stoklasa is believed to be single at the moment and doesn’t have a wife or girlfriend.
What is His Net Worth?
As at the time of writing, Mike Stoklasa has his net worth pegged at $15 million. With this amount, it is quite evident that his hard work has paid off. He made his wealth from his video reviews on YouTube, as well as the Red Letter Media LLC and other endeavors.