Producer of numerous TV reality shows, including "Survivor" and "The Apprentice"; his programming aired in 70 countries.
He joined the British military when he was 17, rising to Section Commander in the Parachute Regiment and fighting in the Falklands War.
He worked with numerous celebrities, including Cee Lo Green on "The Voice," Martha Stewart, Sarah Palin, and Jeff Foxworthy; he sold half of his company to the Hearst Corporation in 2011.
He began dating actress Roma Downey in January 2004, and they married on April 28, 2007; they co-produced "The Bible" miniseries for The History Channel, which smashed all viewing records for the network in 2013.
He worked with James Cameron on "Stars Earn Stripes"; he also produced "On the Lot" with Steven Spielberg.