With wife Roma Downey, co-executive produced miniseries "The Bible" (History Channel)
Executive produced hit reality singing competition "The Voice" (NBC)
Received star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Third big hit, "Shark Tank" (NBC, 2009- ) with Mark Cuban
Produced Fox game show "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?"
Collaborated with Steven Spielberg on Fox series "On the Lot"
Produced adapted version of "The Apprentice" titled "The Apprentice: Martha Stewart" with Stewart as host
Created and executive produced NBC’s "The Contender," an unscripted reality series hosted by Sylvester Stallone, which follows 16 amateur boxers as they train and compete
Produced Fox's "The Casino," an unscripted drama which followed dot.com millionaires Tim Poster and Tom Breitling as they acquire the Golden Nugget Casino in downtown Las Vegas, NV and attempt to restore it
Executive produced "Boarding House: North Shore," an unscripted drama about big-wave surfing (The WB)
Created and executive produced NBC’s "The Restaurant," a six-hour unscripted drama, which followed chef Rocco DiSpirito in a race to open Rocco’s 22nd Street restaurant
Created and executive produced Donald Trump-hosted reality series "The Apprentice" (NBC)
Created and executive produced unscripted drama series "Combat Missions" (USA Network)
Produced Eco-Challenge: Morocco; received an Emmy Award for Outstanding Program Achievement
Created and executive produced hit reality competition series "Survivor" (CBS); earned consecutive Emmy nominations for Outstanding Reality/Competition from 2001-06
Produced Eco-Challenge: British Columbia; earned a Sports Emmy Award nomination
Executive produced "Eco-Challenge," which aired on MTV, ESPN, Discovery Channel, and USA Network
Founded Eco-Challenge Lifestyle's Inc.
From 1978-1982, Burnett served with the Parachute Regiment in Northern Ireland and the Falklands War.
Burnett was listed on the "Time 100 List" of the most influential people in the world today in Time Magazine.
He was named on the "Top 101 Most Powerful People in Entertainment" list by Entertainment Weekly.
In November 2007, Burnett was elected into the Broadcast and Cable Hall of Fame.
His estimated worth is listed at $385 million.
Received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2009
Received the Frapa Format Award from the Rose d'or television festival in 2005
Served two years on the Board of Directors of the British Film and Television Academy
Elected to Council Board of Delegates for Producers Guild of America
Inducted into the Broadcast and Cable Hall of Fame in 2007