Advice From Hollywood’s Megamansion King: Build for Your Lifestyle and Ignore Trends

Architect Richard Landry started Landry Design Group in 1987. In its 30 years, the company has built houses ranging from classical estates to modern mansions—reaching around 500 homes in 17 countries.

The Quebec-born American architect has made his name designing multimillion dollar mega-mansions for top A-listers, including Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady, Mark Wahlberg and Sylvester Stallone, earning him the name “King of the Megamansion.”

We caught up with Mr. Landry, 60, to talk about designing his own dream homes, the importance of technology in high-end homes and much more.