Bryan Burk (born December 30, 1968) is an American film and television producer.
Burk at Comic-Con 2006
|Born||December 30, 1968|
|Occupation||Film producer, television producer, actor|
He is mostly known for producing movies in collaboration with J. J. Abrams, including the Star Trek reboot series, the Mission: Impossible films Ghost Protocol and Rogue Nation, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and the TV series Alias, Lost, Fringe, and Person of Interest. His only work outside of producing was co-writing the Fringe episode "There's More Than One of Everything".
Born to a Jewish family, Burk is a graduate of USC's School of Cinema-Television in 1991. He began his career working with producers Brad Weston at Columbia Pictures, Ned Tanen at Sony Pictures and John Davis at FOX. In 1995, he joined Gerber Pictures, where he developed TNT's Emmy-winning James Dean.
Together with J. J. Abrams, he founded the production company Bad Robot Productions in 2001. As Executive Vice President of the company, Burk serves as executive producer for all of their television and film productions.
He frequently collaborates with a tightly knit group of film professionals which include J.J. Abrams, Damon Lindelof, Adam Horowitz, Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Edward Kitsis, Andre Nemec, Josh Appelbaum, and Jeff Pinkner.
|2009||Star Trek||Executive producer|
|Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol||Producer|
|2013||Star Trek Into Darkness||Producer|
|2014||Infinitely Polar Bear||Executive producer|
|2015||Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation||Producer|
|Star Wars: The Force Awakens||Producer|
|2016||10 Cloverfield Lane||Producer|||
|Star Trek Beyond||Producer|
|2018||Mission: Impossible – Fallout||Executive producer|
|2005||The Catch||executive producer||Pilot|
|2006–2007||What About Brian||executive producer|
|Six Degrees||executive producer|
|2008–2013||Fringe||executive producer, writer|
|2009||Anatomy of Hope||executive producer||Pilot|
|2011–2016||Person of Interest||executive producer|
|2013–2014||Almost Human||executive producer|
|2015||Dead People||executive producer||Pilot|
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