Mark Burnett CliffsNotes: 'Survivor' TV Producer Discusses His Next Big Project And Future Of TV
The premiere of television game show "Survivor" in May 2000, signaled the the arrival of British-born producer, Mark Burnett.
Since then, Burnett has gone on to produce "The Apprentice", "Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader?", and "The Voice". His anticipated 10-hour miniseries "The Bible" is set to air in 2013 on The History Channel.
For a new digital project, Burnett has teamed up with CliffsNotes, AOL, and Coalition Films to create a comedic series based on CliffsNotes Literature Guides.
Burnett hopes the animated shorts will help make classic books more accessible to teens.