Mark Burnett to Executive Produce Video Game Awards

Spike TV's awards show to air live on MTV2 and online

Mark Burnett has signed on as executive producer of Spike TV's ninth
annual Video Game Awards, it was announced Thursday.

Burnett, who is the executive producer of reality series and awards shows including Survivor, The Voice, The Apprentice
and the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, will join Casey Patterson
and Carol Donovan as executive producers for the live Dec. 10 awards show.  

The Video Game Awards will air simultaneously on Spike TV and
MTV2, with live-streaming available on


Mark Burnett

As much as anyone on his shows, he is not only a survivor, he's proved again and again, he's a thriver