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Michael Burns (IV)

Since becoming Vice Chairman of Lionsgate in March 2000, Mr. Burns has played an integral role in building the Company into a more than $5 billion global content leader with a reputation for innovation. He recently helped spearhead Lionsgate's $4.4 billion acquisition of Starz, the biggest deal in the Company's history, as the studio continues to ... See full bio »

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Known For

Godsend Producer
The Final Cut Producer
The Spirit Producer
Confidence Producer


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 2009 Shrink (producer)
 2008 The Spirit (executive producer)
 2007 My Winnipeg (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2006 Employee of the Month (executive producer)
 2006 Bug (producer)
 2006 Shut Up and Write Me (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2006 Akeelah and the Bee (executive producer)
 2005 My Dad Is 100 Years Old (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2005 Undiscovered (producer - produced by)
 2005 The Devil's Rejects (executive producer)
 2004 Beyond the Sea (executive producer)
 2004 Godsend (executive producer)
 2004 The Final Cut (executive producer)
 2003 Wonderland (executive producer)
 2003 Third Party (Documentary) (producer)
 2003 Confidence (producer)
 2001 Monster's Ball (executive producer)
 2001 Harvard Man (executive producer)
 2001 Get Over It (producer)
 2000 Queen for a Day (Short) (executive producer)
 1999 But I'm a Cheerleader (executive producer)
 1999 The Suburbans (producer)
 1998 Six-String Samurai (executive producer)
 1998 Desert Blue (producer)
 1998 Possums (executive producer)
 1998 Girl (executive producer)
 1998 Dancer, Texas Pop. 81 (executive producer)
 1997 Mixed Signals (executive producer)
 1990 Perfectly Normal (producer)
 1981 Threshold (producer)
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Other Works:

Co-chair and co-founder of Hollywood Stock Exchange (

Alternate Names:

Michael Barns


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Personal Quote:

[as a Vice-President of "Lionsgate Entertainment"] If you don't see danger everywhere in this incredibly competitive, complex, ever-changing industry, I think you're crazy.


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