With 11 television programs, Mark Burnett is one of the most famous television producers in US and now he is the CEO of United Artists Media Group. Some worldwide famous programs and series he produced are : The Voice, The Sing Off, Shark Tank, Beyond the Tank, Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader, 500 Questions and the People's Choice Awards. With the success of The Bibles series, the most-watched cable miniseries of the year ( about 100 millions viewers ) , Mark Burnett was named for Producer of the year ( 2013 ), No. 1 on the Top 50 Reality Players ( 2014 ) , No. 1 on the Reality TV Power List: 30 Most Powerful Sellers ( 2015 ) by Hollywood Reporter.
Mark Burnett was born in a worker company and lived in London with his parents. In 1991, Burnett and his friends competed in competition called the Raid Gauloises which has opened a business idea for Burnett about holding competition. Then he bought the format rights and produced E-Co Challenge which marked Burnett's first step in producer career.
As a producer, Burnett are rarely involved in scandal or share about his personal life. All people know is just his two marriages. He married Dianne J. Burnett with two son but divorced in 2003. In 2007, she married
Downeyafter 3 years dating and had a child. They not only have a happy life but also produce programs together and do charity work.