LeVar Burton

Executive Producer

Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmy Awards along  with another 21 wins and 27 nominations. 

Of all his roles, LeVar is most proud of his role as executive producer of the beloved PBS children's series he also hosted Reading Rainbow. During its 26-year run,1983 to 2009, Reading Rainbow was not only one of the longest running children’s television shows in history but won more than 25 awards including10 for outstanding series and the prestigious George Foster Peabody Award. LeVar was also the star of Roots and Star Trek:The Next Generation.