Mark Burnett

Producer, TV series creator
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Born: 07/16/1960 in Dagenham, England, GB

Filmography

Producer (122)

A.D. The Bible Continues 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Ben-Hur (Remake) 2016 (Movie)

(Producer)

Beyond the Tank 2014 - 2016 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Shark Tank 2008 - 2016 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Voice 2010 - 2016 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

500 Questions 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

A.D. 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Answered Prayers 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? 2002 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Expedition Africa: Stanley & Livingstone 2002 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Little Boy 2015 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Lucha Underground 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

On The Menu 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

On the Lot 2002 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Rock Star 2002 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor 2002 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

The Casino 2002 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

The Contender 2002 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

The Dovekeepers 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Restaurant 2002 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Women of the Bible 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Son of God 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Martha Stewart Show 2002 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

The Sing-Off 2002 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Trust Me, I'm a Game Show Host 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Your Own Show: Oprah's Search for the Next TV Star 2002 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Cyndi Lauper: Still So Unusual 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Mark Burnett's Alaska 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Robogeddon 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The 39th Annual People's Choice Awards 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Bible 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Job 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

VGA Ten 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Ask Oprah's All Stars 2002 - 2012 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

School Spirits 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Spike TV's Video Game Awards 2011 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Stars Earn Stripes 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The 38th Annual People's Choice Awards 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

2011 MTV Movie Awards 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader (Syndicated) 2009 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Audrina 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Bully Beatdown 2008 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Expedition Impossible 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Sarah Palin's Alaska 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The 37th Annual People's Choice Awards 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

2010 MTV Movie Awards 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

HGTV Star 2009 - 2010 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

How'd You Get So Rich? 2008 - 2010 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Live For the Moment 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Surviving Survivor 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Samoa Reunion 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The 36th Annual People's Choice Awards 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

2009 MTV Movie Awards 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

P Diddy's Starmaker 2009 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor Tocantins: Reunion 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Gabon Reunion 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Toughest Cowboy 2009 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Wedding Day 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Amne$ia 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

My Dad is Better Than Your Dad 2008 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: China Reunion 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The 2008 MTV Movie Awards 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Apprentice 2004, 2008 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Pirate Master 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Cook Islands Reunion 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Fiji Reunion 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The 2007 MTV Movie Awards 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Guatemala - The Mayan Empire: Reunion 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Apprentice: Martha Stewart 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor Vanuatu: Islands Of Fire Reunion 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Palau Reunion 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor All-Stars: America's Tribal Council 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor All-Stars: Reunion 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Pearl Islands Reunion 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Boarding House: North Shore 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Eco-Challenge 2000 - 2003 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Men Vs Women 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Thailand - The Reunion 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: The Amazon Reunion 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Combat Missions 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Eco-Challenge: New Zealand 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Eco-Challenge: U.S. Armed Forces Championship 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Africa -- The Reunion 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Back From Africa 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Countdown to Africa 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Marquesas -- The Reunion 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Eco-Challenge: Borneo 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Back From the Outback 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: The Outback Reunion 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Eco-Challenge: Path to Patagonia 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Discovery Channel Eco-Challenge 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Discovery Channel Eco-Challenge 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Discovery Channel Eco-Challenge 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

People's Choice Awards 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Africa (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: All-Stars (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Blood vs. Water (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Cagayan (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Caramoan (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: China (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Fiji (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Gabon - Earth's Last Eden (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Guatemala - The Mayan Empire (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Heroes vs. Villains (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Marquesas (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Nicaragua (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: One World (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Palau (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Pearl Islands (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Philippines (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Redemption Island (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Samoa (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: San Juan Del Sur - Blood vs. Water (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: South Pacific (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Thailand (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: The Amazon (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: The Australian Outback (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Tocantins (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Survivor: Vanuatu - Islands of Fire (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Actor (7)

The 2013 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Presenter

The 2011 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Presenter

The Paul Reiser Show 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

VH1 Goes Inside Survivor 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

Survivor: The E! True Hollywood Story 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

What Is a Producer? 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Relationships

Diane Burnett

Wife
Married c. 1991 Divorced 2003

Archie Burnett

Father

Jean Burnett

Mother

Cameron Burnett

Son
Born c. 1997; mother, Diane Burnett

James Burnett

Son
Born c. 1993; mother, Diane Burnett

Roma Downey Actor

Wife
Began dating January 2004 Engaged Thanksgiving weekend 2006 Married April 28, 2007 in a private ceremony at their home in Malibu, CA; Downey's "Touched By An Angel" co-star Della Reese officiated wedding

Milestones

2013

With wife Roma Downey, co-executive produced miniseries "The Bible" (History Channel)

2011

Executive produced hit reality singing competition "The Voice" (NBC)

2009

Third big hit, "Shark Tank" (NBC, 2009- ) with Mark Cuban

2009

Received star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

2007

Produced Fox game show "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?"

2007

Collaborated with Steven Spielberg on Fox series "On the Lot"

2005

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

2005

Produced adapted version of "The Apprentice" titled "The Apprentice: Martha Stewart" with Stewart as host

2004

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

2003

Created and executive produced Donald Trump-hosted reality series "The Apprentice" (NBC)

2003

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

2003

Executive produced "Boarding House: North Shore," an unscripted drama about big-wave surfing (The WB)

2002

Created and executive produced unscripted drama series "Combat Missions" (USA Network)

2000

Produced Eco-Challenge: Morocco; received an Emmy Award for Outstanding Program Achievement

2000

Created and executive produced hit reality competition series "Survivor" (CBS); earned consecutive Emmy nominations for Outstanding Reality/Competition from 2001-06

1996

Produced Eco-Challenge: British Columbia; earned a Sports Emmy Award nomination

1995

Executive produced "Eco-Challenge," which aired on MTV, ESPN, Discovery Channel, and USA Network

1992

Founded Eco-Challenge Lifestyle's Inc.

Bonus Trivia

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From 1978-1982, Burnett served with the Parachute Regiment in Northern Ireland and the Falklands War.

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"His ego is enormous. But in Mark's case, it is part of what makes him so charming. This guy is not an accident. He knows what he's doing." – "Survivor" host Jeff Probst quoted in People magazine, Sept. 27, 2004

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Burnett was listed on the "Time 100 List" of the most influential people in the world today in Time Magazine.

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He was named on the "Top 101 Most Powerful People in Entertainment" list by Entertainment Weekly.

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In November 2007, Burnett was elected into the Broadcast and Cable Hall of Fame.

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His estimated worth is listed at $385 million.

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Received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2009

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Received the Frapa Format Award from the Rose d'or television festival in 2005

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Served two years on the Board of Directors of the British Film and Television Academy

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Elected to Council Board of Delegates for Producers Guild of America

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Inducted into the Broadcast and Cable Hall of Fame in 2007

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Married Roma Downey at their home in Malibu at a wedding presided by Downey's "Touched by an Angel" (CBS, 1994-2003) co-star Della Reese.

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