Burt Sugarman
Burt Sugarman
Celebrated Name: Burt Sugarman
Real Name/Full Name: Burton Roy Sugarman
Gender: Male
Age: 85 years old
Birth Date: 4 January 1939
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California
Nationality: American
Height: 1.73 m
Weight: 80 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Mary Hart
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Alec Jay Sugarman)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): No
Is Burt Sugarman Gay?: No
Profession: TV and film producer
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $30 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Burt Sugarman is an American TV and film producer. He has been credited in many films and TV shows. Sugarman is best known to be the producer and creator of the television series The Midnight Special. He has also come up with many game shows like The Wizard of Odds, Whew!, and Celebrity Sweepstakes.

Maybe you know about Burt Sugarman very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Burt Sugarman’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Burton Roy Sugarman was born on January 4, 1939, in Los Angeles, California. He is the son of Carol Wayne and Mary Hart. However, his parents divorced soon and his father was later married to another woman. Not much is known regarding the childhood details of Burt Sugarman. He has never told about his educational qualification to the media.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 4 January 1939, Burt Sugarman is 85 years old as of today’s date 12th June 2024. His height is 1.73 m tall, and weight is 80 kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Burt Sugarman With Wife Mary Hart
Burt Sugarman With Wife Mary Hart

Burt Sugarman was first married to Pauline Schur in 1957. The couple divorced in 1961 and has one child together. His second marriage was to actress Carol Wayne in 1975. They remained married until 1980. With his marriage to Carol Wayne, he became the brother-in-law of Nina Wayne.

His third wife is actress Mary Hart. They were married in 1989 and have a son named Alec Jay “AJ” Sugarman. Additionally, Sugarman was also engaged to Swedish-American actress Ann Margaret. He was also romantically involved with Patti Chandler.


Burt Sugarman decided to venture into production. In 1969, he became the executive producer of the TV special called Dionne Warwick – Souled Out. A year later, he was credited as an executive producer of another TV special, The Switched On Symphony.

This was followed by Changing Scene came up in 1970. He then served as the executive producer for two episodes of Stand Up and Cheer. His first film production was The Manipulator in 1971.

Sugarman also executive produced the TV specials The Jud Strunk Show and The Wizard of Odds. His first film as a producer was The Midnight Special in 1973. He was also the co-producer of Celebrity Sweeptaeks in 1974. In 1977, Sugarman was the executive producer of The Richard Pryor Show and Bill No. Q Music Awards. He then became the co-producer of the series Whew! in 1979.

In 1982, he became the executive producer of the movie Kiss Me Goodbye. It was followed by the films Extremities, Children of a Lesser God, and Crimes of the Heart. The film Children of a Lesser God was a critical success and he went on to receive an Academy Award nomination.

He then became the executive producer of the series The Newlywed Game in 1988. Sugarman has also been associated with Mary Hart Presents Love in the Public Eye in 1990.

In 1974, he became the producer of the television series called Rock Concert. He then served as the producer of the movie The Last Fight in 1983. He has produced The 2nd Annual American Comedy Awards in 1988. Sugarman’s most recent venture was Entertainment Tonight. The TV series ran from 2008 to 2010.

Awards & Achievements

For Children of a Less God, Burt Sugarman received a nomination for the Academy Award in 1987. He received the nomination in the category of “Best Picture”. Sugarman has also received a nomination for the 1970 Primetime Emmy Awards for The Switched-On Symphony.

Net Worth & Salary of Burt Sugarman in 2024

Burt Sugarman Net Worth
Burt Sugarman Net Worth

As of June 2024, The net worth of Burt Sugarman is around $30 million. He lives a luxurious life. In 2013, his Beverly Hills home was sold for a whopping $27 million. Sugarman then bought a home worth $15 million in West Hollywood. He even bought a condo worth $3.8 million. He has been active in his career for over five decades.

As a producer, Burt Sugarman has come up with many TV shows. He has even served as the creator of many films and TV shows. However, he has not been active as his last venture was in 2010. He still has a lot of experience and we may hope that he will deliver us something better.


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