Michael Eisner
Michael Eisner
Real Name/Full Name Michael Dammann Eisner
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Michael Eisner
Birth Place: Mount Kisco, New York, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 7 March 1942
Age/How Old: 82 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 191 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 3″
Weight: In Kilograms –70 Kg
In Pounds – 154 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Grey
Parents Name: Father –   Lester Eisner, Jr.
Mother – Margaret  Dammann
Siblings: Margot Freedman
School: Allen-Stevenson School kindergarten
The Lawrenceville School
College: Denison University (BA)
Religion: Jewish
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Jane Breckenridge ​(m. 1967)
Kids/Children Name: Breck Eisner, Eric Eisner, and Anders Eisner
Profession: Businessman, media proprietor, and author
Net Worth: $1.5 billion
Last Updated: April 2024

Michael Eisner is a renowned American Businessman, media proprietor, as well as and author. He is popularly known for being the president and CEO of Paramount Pictures from 1976 to 1984. Additionally, he became the chairman and CEO of the Walt Disney Company. Besides, he has worked for other different media companies, for instance, ABC, NBC, and CBS. Through all his positions at the different companies he has worked in, Michael has amassed a lot of wealth.

Well, how well do you know about Michael Eisner? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Michael Eisner’s net worth in 2024, 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 Michael Eisner to date.

Biography and Early Life

Michael Eisner, whose birth name is Michael Dammann Eisner, was born on the 7th of March 1942 in

Mount Kisco, New York, United States. He was raised up by his parents, Lester Eisner, Jr., his father, and Margaret Dammann, his mother. While his father was a lawyer and a regional leader for the Department of Housing and Urban Development of the United States, his mother was the president of the Irvington Institute.

Michael was later on raised in Park Avenue, Manhattan, having moved there. He was raised together with his sister Margot Freedman.

Michael has grown to be renowned in the entertainment industry for his skills in transforming organizations to productivity.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Michael Eisner in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Michael Eisner’s age is 82 years old as of today’s date 14th April 2024 having been born on 7 March 1942. Though, he is 6′ 3″ in feet and inches and 191 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 154 lbs in Pound and 70kg in Kilograms.


Michal started schooling at Allen-Stevenson School kindergarten. Later on, he joined The Lawrenceville School. For his further studies, he joined the Denison University, where he graduated in 1964 with a B.A. in English.

It was in his graduation year that he met his wife Jane, and they, later on, got married after three years of being together.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Michael Eisner With Wife Jane Breckenridge
Michael Eisner With Wife Jane Breckenridge

Eisner is a married man. He got married to his lover Jane Breckenridge in 1967. During his graduating year while at Denison University, the two lovers met and got into a relationship. After three years of being together, they decided to tie the knot.

After being together, the lovely couple has been blessed with children. Altogether they have been blessed with three children. The names of his children are Breck Eisner, Eric Eisner, and Anders Eisner.

Presently Eisner is an owner of a house situated in Los Angeles, California, where he spends time together with his family.

In 1994, Michael Eisner underwent a quadruple bypass surgery that forced him to convert to being a vegan. As such, he has since then adopted a diet with no fat but a vegetarian one.

Is Michael Eisner Gay?

Michael Eisner is not gay. On the other hand, neither is he a bisexual. His sexual orientation is straight. The fact that he has been in a marriage relationship since 1967 with his wife Jane is perfect proof that his sexuality is straight. Their relationship has had no infidelity issues or claims, for that matter. The two are blessed with three sons.

Professional Career

For a short time, Michael worked for CBS and NBC after leaving school. He was then was employed by Barry Diller. As such, he worked at ABC as the National Programming Director assistant. While at ABC, Eisner was in charge of development and programming, and he was promoted up to the senior vice president position.

After Barry Diller left ABC for Paramount Pictures, so did Michael Eisner. At Paramount Pictures, he became the president and CEO. Consequently, after Diller left Paramount Pictures, Michael left also but went to Disney. At Disney, he served for more than a decade from 1984 to 2005 when he left and was replaced by Bob Iger. While at Disney, he released the TV series The Wonderful World of Disney.

After being a guest host on the show Charlie Rose in 2005, he was offered a chance to have his own show at CNBC. As such, from 2006 to 2009, he hosted his own show titled Conversations with Michael Eisner.

As a media proprietor, Michael is the owner of The Tornante Company. In its operation, the company has partnered with Madison Dearborn Partners in purchasing the Topps Company. Portsmouth Football Club is also owned by the company since 2017.


Some of the awards Eisner has received from his phenomenal career include the National Building Museum’s Honor Award in addition to the Humanitarian of the Year Award. He has also been inducted into the Television Academy of Fame as well as the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Michael Eisner in 2024

Michael Eisner Net Worth
Michael Eisner Net Worth

As of 2024, Michael has amassed an estimated net worth of about $1.5 billion. He has all his wealth from his career as a businessman, a media proprietor, in addition to authoring different books.

The entertainment world has not yet seen a phenomenal person such as Michael Eisner, and he remains a legend transforming organizations into giants. Wherever he sets his foot, he leaves a mark. He continues to soar higher and earn more from all his engagements.


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