Mostly Credited As: Mark Burnett Birth Name: Mark Burnett Date Of Birth: July 17, 1960 (Age 54) Country Of Birth: United Kingdom Birth Place: London, England
Mark was born in London, served in the British Army and now creates and produces some of the most successful reality shows seen around the world. After getting out of the army in 1982, he moved to Los Angeles and held insignificant jobs until he got interested in adventure racing.
He started the Eco-Challenge, which is now the biggest adventure race in the world. He bought the rights to Survivor, and made the American version of that show a hit throughout the world. He has also created and produced The Apprentice, The Contender, Rock Star and others.
He is currently in a live-in relationship with actress Roma Downey, and he has two sons from a previous marriage.
He has won two Emmy Awards. He is currently living with actress Roma Downey. He was in the British Army for five years. He is veteran of the Falklands War. He has US & UK dual citizenship.
Mark Burnett Quotes Mark Burnett: I heard my name associated with the Peter Pan syndrome more than once. But really, what's so wrong with Peter Pan? Peter Pan flies. He is a metaphor for dreams and faith. Mark Burnett: I needed to be in the bush. There I find solitude and beauty and purity and focus. That's where my heart lies. Mark Burnett: There's nothing like biting off more than you can chew, and then chewing anyway. Donald Trump: Mark Burnett is a great visionary, able to see into the future with far better accuracy than any of his competitors.