Burnie Burns Net Worth, How did the part-time actor and co-founder of the entertainment company Rooster teeth accumulate such wealth? Check this article to find out more about Burnie Burns Net Worth, his career and his personal life.
About Burnie Burns
He is a Texas-based actor, writer, producer, host and head of the creative department at Rooster teeth.
He was one of the founders of the entertainment company Rooster teeth a company with over 400 employees.
What is Burnie Burns Net Worth? Sit back and enjoy reading as we reveal more about Burnie Burns Net Worth.
|Full Name:||Michael Justin Burnie Burns|
|Profession:||Director, Actor, Writer|
|Date of Birth:||January 18, 1973|
|Net Worth:||$5 Million|
Burnie Burns Early Life and Career
Michael Justin Burnie Burns was born on the 18th of January 1973 in Rochester, New York to a French-Canadian family. Due to the nature of his parent’s job, he moved with his family to Houston, Texas.
Due to many people bearing the name Michael in his class, he got the name Burnie. He attended Alief Elsik High School but was passionate about becoming a medical doctor which made him attend some clinical classes at the Southwest Memorial Hospital.
After graduating from high school, Burnie gained admission to study at the University of Notre Dame but due to financial difficulties, he decided to change career path and finally obtained a bachelor of science degree in computer science from the University of Texas.
During the period he studied at the University of Texas, he worked on video production at the university’s television station. Burnie also created some shows and was also a television host.
However during his final, in partnership with his friends Joel Heyman and Matt Hullum he created a movie titled Schedule(1997) at the cost of $9000.
The movie wasn’t properly distributed which incurred losses for them leading to them going on to different paths. Burnie upon graduation was able to get a job at a tech company. While working at the tech firm, he met Geoff Ramsey and Gus Sorola who were workers at the firm.
In 2002, Burnie Burns partnered with them to create Mac Gamer Switch a video that trended around the United States. He also partnered with them in drunkgamers.com a website that reviewed video games when they were drunk but they received lots of attacks from a game developer who believes that their activities were illegal.
In 2003, Red vs Blue used in the game Halo which led to the creation of the company Rooster teeth. He went on to produce episodes of comedy series.
Burnie created the web series The Strangerhood in 2004 which was similar to the Red vs Blue. Then In 2008, he ventured into production and podcast hosting on sports, games, and news. Also, in 2014 he produced the movie Lazer Team which he got funds from the public.
He has continued to perform comedy shows, acts, produce and currently serves as the chief creative officer for Rooster teeth.
Burnie Burns Net Worth
As of 2019, Burnie Burns Net Worth is $5 Million. Burnie Burns Net Worth is earned from his salaries which is paid by Rooster teeth. He also engages in advertisements, comedy shows, acts and also reportedly has some endorsements deals.
Burnie is also said to own a Tesla Model S. According to Edmunds the car price range from $75,000 – $133,000.
Burnie Burns Personal Life
In 2000, Burnie married Jordan burns but they got divorced in 2001. He entered into his second marriage in 2019 when he got married to TV host Ashley Jenkins. He isn’t known to have any child at the moment.
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