About Mark Burnett
It has been estimated that the current amount of Mark Burnett net worth is as high as 450 million dollars, according to recent calculations. Mark Burnett has become famous because of his career in British TV world, where he is a producer mainly. Mark Burnett is also the one who is credited with helping a lot in making reality TV shows become famous in America.
Mark Burnett was born in London, England in 1960. Mark Burnett parents were workers in a factory. Although his family was not rich, the family loved its members a lot. Mark Burnett was the only kid in the family and his mother supported him in every endeavor he would take up. When he was 17 years old, Mark Burnet signed to get involved into the British Army. There, he was appointed to be the section commander of the prestigious Parachute Regiment. In 1982, he left the army and was proud to be a decorated soldier.
After he left the army, he was not sure what his next activity was going to be. Eventually, he started working in Central America as a military adviser. However, his mother urged him not to get involved with this job and when he was sitting in the airport of Los Angeles waiting for his flight, he decided not to travel there and made up his mind to stay in Los Angeles, where his career as an producer was also started, which added up a lot to the total estimate of Mark Burnett net worth.
Currently, Mark Burnett is also serving as the CEO of United Artists Media Group, which belongs to MGM Holdings. This position is also one of the main sources of the current amount of Mark Burnett net worth. Also, today he is known to be an executive producer of 11 network TV series. His involvement into this industry has also been awarded as he is a recipient of six Emmy awards, as well as five People’s Choice Awards and one Producers Guild of America Award.
Mark Burnett has worked on a variety of well known TV shows, such as “Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader”, “Survivor”, “The Apprentice”, “The Sing Off”, The Voice” and many others, which have made him famous and also added up to the total size of Mark Burnett net worth. In 2013, Mark Burnett worked on one of his most successful projects, which was on the series called “The Bible”, which was watched by 100 million people.