Mark Burg is an American film producer and actor, best known for his work on the Saw series of films and on the CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men.

He was one of the producers of Saw, Saw II, Saw III, Saw IV, Saw V, Saw VI, Saw 3D and Jigsaw.


Mark Burg was born in Hartsdale, New York. He was the president of Island Pictures in the early 1990s and produced many films, such as Basketball Diaries, The Sandlot, The Cure and Strictly Business, in which he gave Halle Berry her first leading role. In the late 1990s, with his producing partner Oren Koules, he founded Evolution Entertainment, which produces film and television and manages writers, directors and actors. In 2004, along with Koules and the late Gregg Hoffman, he created the production company Twisted Pictures, which mainly focuses on developing and producing horror films. Burg personally financed the first production of the Saw films with his partner, Koules. It paid off, in result of him becoming a multi-millionaire. He has received a ShoWest Awards, People's Choice Awards, has had a place in the Guinness Book of World Records for the Most Successful Horror Movie Franchise and has been nominated for three Emmy Awards, as well as received multiple awards for previous films.



Year Title
1986 Charlie Barnett's Terms of Enrollment
1987 Can't Buy Me Love
1988 Bull Durham
1991 Toy Soldiers
Strictly Business
1993 The Sandlot
1994 Airheads
1995 The Cure
1996 Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood
The Little Death
1997 B*A*P*S
How to Be a Player
1998 The Gingerbread Man
Body Count
1999 Black and White
2000 Lockdown
2001 Good Advice
Diary of a Sex Addict
2002 Run Ronnie Run
John Q
2003 Love Don't Cost a Thing
Dude... We're Going to Rio
2004 Shorty Put It on the Floor
2005 Saw II
2006 Saw III
2007 Dead Silence
Saw IV
2008 Repo! The Genetic Opera
Saw V
2009 Saw VI
2010 Lottery Ticket
The Tortured
Saw 3D
2013 Texas Chainsaw 3D
Ain't Them Bodies Saints
Grace Unplugged
2014 Catch Hell
2016 Havenhurst
2017 9/11
Motivated Seller


Year Title
2003-2012 Two and a Half Men
2003 The Three Amigos
2004 The Casino
2005-2006 Love, Inc.
2008 Vlog
2011 Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen
2012-2014 Anger Management
2017 Hit the Road


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