Martyn Burke Net Worth
Martyn Burke made money by Authors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Martyn Burke earned $84 Million. Exact sum is $84000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: September 14, 1952
Birth place: Hamilton, Canada
Profession: Writer, Director, Producer
Spouse: Laura Morton
Parents: Freda Burke, Les Burke
Awards: Satellite Auteur Award
Books: Music for Love Or War, The Truth about the Dark, Ivory Joe
Wikipedia Source: Martyn Burke
Martyn Burke is a Canadian director, novelist and screenwriter from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Born in Hamilton, Ontario, to Freda and Les Burke who immigrated from England to Canada during World War II as part of the British Civilian Military Authority, Martyn Burke graduated from Royal York High School in Toronto, Ontario. He attended McMaster University, where he played on the football team, the McMaster Marauders, and graduated with a degree in Economics. After a brief stint working in television programming for a major advertiser, Burke paid his own way over to Viet Nam to work as a freelance journalist and photographer covering the war. His experience reporting on the Viet Nam War was the beginning of his writing and film making career and served as the background for his first novel, Laughing War which was short-listed for a Books in Canada First Novel Award.