Janice Burgess Net Worth, Death, TV Shows, Biography, The Backyardigans

Popularly known for creating The Backyardigans, Janice Burgess was an American Screenwriter, Producer, and Television Executive. In today’s article, we will learn about Janice Burgess Net Worth, Death, TV Shows, Biography, and her role in The Backyardigans.

Basic Biography/WikiInformation
Full nameJanice Burgess
Born / Date of birthMarch 1, 1952
Date of DeathMarch 4, 2024
Age (at the time of Death)72
Cause of Deathunknown
Place of Deathunknown
NationalityUnited States of America (USA)
Profession or Career fieldScreenwriter, Producer, Television executive
Famous forCreating the Nick Jr. series called The Backyardigans

Early life: Parents, Siblings

Janice Burgess was born and raised in Squirrel Hill, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Birthplace Squirrel Hill, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Nickname or Popular NameJanice Burgess
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Mother Name
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Zodiac sign or Sun SignPisces
HometownSquirrel Hill, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
AddressNew York, United States
Mother tongueEnglish
Food Habits and Choices
Hobbies and interestsWriting

Physical Appearance: Height, Weight & Measurements

Janice Burgess photo
Janice Burgess photo
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Hair colourBlack
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Education Background: Qualifications

Janice Burgess wanted to become an art historian. With that goal in mind, she attended Brandeis University in 1978 and earned her bachelor’s degree in art history.

SchoolThe Ellis School
College/UniversityBrandeis University
Educational Qualification/Degreebachelor’s degree in art history

Personal life: Wife, Family, Marriage

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Professional Career

Years Active1995 – 2024
  • In 1995, Janice Burgess’ became Executive in charge of production for the Nickelodeon.
  • She is most popular for creating the Nick Jr. (Programming block being aired on Nickelodeon) series The Backyardigans.
  • Burgess also worked as a creative director and writer for NIchelodeon’s revived series Winx Club. Nickelodeon Animation Studio produced both of these TV shows. These shows were aimed at young audiences of children.
Janice Burgess Interview: Meet the Cast of The Backyardigans Live

Over the years, she has worked in various TV shows. All these TV shows are mentioned below.

YearsTV Series NameHer Role
1994 – 1997Gullah, Gullah IslandExecutive in charge of production
1996 – 2002Blue’s CluesExecutive in charge of production, vice president of production
1998Allegra’s Windowproduction manager
2003Little BillExecutive Producer, co-executive producer
2011 – 2016Bubble GuppiesCo Developer
2004 – 2013The BackyardigansCreator, Writer, Co-executive producer, executive producer
2011 – 2015Winx ClubCo-Developer
2012Bubble Puppy’s Fin-tastic Fairytale Adventureco-executive producer
2011Bubble Guppiesco-executive producer

Janice Burgess Death

Reports of Janice Burgess’ death came to light on March 4, 2024. However, the cause of her death has not been reported yet by any official source.

Lifestyle: Janice Burgess Net Worth, Status, Money

According to online sources, Janice Burgess’ net worth is around $1.1 Million.

Net Worth (approx)$1.1 Million
Salary (approx)

House, Bike, and Car Collection

House or other properties

Awards, Nominations, and Honour

Janice Burgess’ series The Backyardigans got 8 Daytime Emmy Award nominations. In 2008, Janice Burgess won the Emmay for Outstanding Special Class Animated Program.

Likes, Preferences, and Favourites

Music and Songs

Social media accounts

Facebook page
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Instagram page
LinkedInJanice Burgess

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