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John Earl Burnett


John Earl Burnett was born on May 31, 1962 in Burbank, California, USA. He is known for his work on MacGyver (1985), Wolf (1994) and The A-Team (1983). He was previously married to Jacquline Sue Daniels. In 2015, John assumed the duties as CEO, Executive Producer and Director at Running Springs Entertainment Media Group Inc. See full bio »

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Known For

Wolf
Wolf Camera and Electrical Department
(1994)
F/X2
F/X2 Camera and Electrical Department
(1991)
Star Trek: The Next Generation
Star Trek: The Next Generation Camera and Electrical Department
(1987-1989)

Filmography

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 2005 Wanted (TV Series) (director of photography - 3 episodes)
- The Promise of Darkness (2005) ... (director of photography: second unit - as John Burnett)
- Rubbing One Out (2005) ... (director of photography: second unit - as John Burnett)
- The Wild Bunch (2005) ... (director of photography: second unit - as John Burnett)
 2003 Love Object (director of photography: second unit - as John Burnett)
 1999 Two Shades of Blue (additional camera operator - as John Burnett)
 1998 Boogie Boy (camera operator: "b" camera - as John Burnett)
 1997 Acts of Betrayal (cinematographer: second unit - as John Burnett Jr.)
 1997 Trading Favors (director of photography: second unit - as John Burnett)
 1995 Guide to Golf Style and Etiquette (Video short) (director of photography: second unit - as John Burnett)
 1994 Wolf (camera operator: "b" camera - as John Burnett) / (director of photography: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1992 Coopersmith (TV Movie) (first assistant camera - As John Burnett)
 1991 Bed & Breakfast (director of photography: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1991 P.S.I. Luv U (TV Series) (first assistant camera - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1991) ... (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1991 Child's Play 3 (first assistant camera: additional camera - as John Burnett)
 1991 Dead Again (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1991 F/X2 (first assistant camera: Los Angeles - as John Burnett)
 1990 Casey's Gift: For Love of a Child (TV Movie) (first assistant camera - as john burnett)
 1990 Taking Care of Business (first assistant camera: "b" camera - as John Burnett)
 1989 Jake Spanner, Private Eye (TV Movie) (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1987-1989 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series) (first assistant camera - 31 episodes)
- The Price (1989) ... (first assistant camera: Additional Photography/VFX Unit)
- Booby Trap (1989) ... (first assistant camera: Additional Photography/VFX Unit)
- Who Watches the Watchers (1989) ... (first assistant camera: Additional Photography/VFX Unit)
- Evolution (1989) ... (first assistant camera: Additional Photography/VFX Unit)
- Peak Performance (1989) ... (first assistant camera: Additional Photography/VFX Unit)
 1989 Alien Nation (TV Series) (director of photography: second unit - as John Burnett)
 1989 Lethal Weapon 2 (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1989 Loverboy (first assistant camera: "b" camera - uncredited)
 1988 Moonlighting (TV Series) (first assistant camera - 1 episode)
- A Womb with a View (1988) ... (first assistant camera: second unit)
 1988 War and Remembrance (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant camera - 1 episode)
- Part 6 (1988) ... (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1988 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series) (first assistant camera - 1 episode)
- Silent Whisper (1988) ... (first assistant camera - as John Burnett)
 1988 Elvis and Me (TV Movie) (first assistant camera: screen test unit)
 1988 Once Upon a Texas Train (TV Movie) (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1987 Beverly Hills Buntz (TV Series) (first assistant camera: second unit - as John Burnett, 1987-1988)
 1987 J.J. Starbuck (TV Series) (first assistant camera: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1987 The Highwayman (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera helicopter unit - as John Burnett)
 1987 Wiseguy (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit - as John Burnett, 1987-1990)
 1987 Beauty and the Beast (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit, additional photography - as John Burnett, 1987-1988)
 1987 The Witches of Eastwick (assistant camera - additional photography - uncredited)
 1987 Ernest Goes to Camp (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1987 Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (first assistant camera: second unit - uncredited)
 1987 The Bronx Zoo (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit - as John Burnett)
 1987 The Last Fling (TV Movie) (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1987 Wisdom (director of photography - additional photography - uncredited)
 1986 The Boy Who Could Fly (first assistant camera: additional photography - uncredited)
 1986 Dark Mansions (TV Movie) (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1986 A Fine Mess (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1986 Top Gun (second assistant camera - uncredited)
 1986 Lucas (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1986 Perfect Strangers (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit, title sequence - as John Burnett)
 1986 The Last Precinct (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit - as John Burnett)
 1985 MacGyver (TV Series) (director of photography: second unit, additional photography - as John Burnett, 1985-1987) / (first assistant camera: "a" camera second unit, additional photography - as John Burnett, 1985-1987)
 1985 American Flyers (second assistant camera - uncredited)
 1985 Stingray (TV Series) (director of photography: second unit, additional photography - as John Burnett, 1986-1987)
 1985 Cocoon (second assistant camera - uncredited)
 1985 The Return of the Living Dead (first assistant camera: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1984-1985 Cover Up (TV Series) (first assistant camera - 5 episodes)
- Passions (1985) ... (first assistant camera - second unit)
- Jack of Spades (1985) ... (first assistant camera - second unit)
- Healthy, Wealthy and Dead (1985) ... (first assistant camera - second unit)
- A Subtle Seduction (1984) ... (first assistant camera - second unit)
- Pilot (1984) ... (first assistant camera - second unit)
 1985 Evergreen (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant camera - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... (first assistant camera: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1985 Hollywood Wives (TV Mini-Series) (director of photography: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1984 Protocol (second assistant camera: second unit - as John Burnett)
 1984 Oh, God! You Devil (second assistant camera: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1984 Impulse (second assistant camera: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1984/I Hunter (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit, additional photography - as John Burnett, 1984-1986)
 1984 Joy of Sex (second assistant camera: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1984 Best Defense (second assistant camera - uncredited)
 1984 The Last Starfighter (first assistant camera - uncredited)
 1984 Gremlins (second assistant camera: additional photography - uncredited)
 1984 Against All Odds (second assistant camera: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1984 Riptide (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit, additional photography - as John Burnett, 1984-1986)
 1983 Automan (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit - as John Burnett)
 1983 Masquerade (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit - as John Burnett)
 1983 The Day After (TV Movie) (second assistant camera: additional photography - uncredited)
 1983 Hardcastle and McCormick (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit, additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1983 Lottery! (TV Series) (first assistant camera: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1983 Mr. Mom (second assistant camera - uncredited)
 1983 The A-Team (TV Series) (first assistant camera: second unit, additional photography - as John Burnett, 1984-1987)
 1982 Airplane II: The Sequel (second assistant camera: additional photography - uncredited)
 1982 Remington Steele (TV Series) (first assistant camera: "a" camera, second unit, additional photography - as John Burnett, 1982-1987)
 1982 An Officer and a Gentleman (second assistant camera: additional photography - uncredited)
 1982 Inside the Third Reich (TV Movie) (second assistant camera: additional photography - as John Burnett)
 1982 Hill Street Blues (TV Series) (assistant camera - 2 episodes)
- Personal Foul (1982) ... (assistant camera: second unit)
- Some Like It Hot-Wired (1982) ... (assistant camera: second unit)
 1981 The Fall Guy (TV Series) (assistant camera: second unit - as John Burnett)
 1981 The Greatest American Hero (TV Series) (second assistant camera: second unit - as John Burnett)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Partner & PR/Media relations Redux Beverages LLC See more »


Alternate Names:

John Burnett Jr. | John E. Burnett | John Earle Burnett | John Burnett | john burnett

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Trivia:

Son of Producer/Editor John F. Burnett. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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