Mario F. Kassar (Arabic: ماريو قصار‎; born October 10, 1951) is a Lebanese-American film producer whose projects are often associated with Andrew G. Vajna.


Working for Columbia Pictures and TriStar Pictures, he was executive producer of several movies starting with Escape to Victory in 1981. In 1984, together with Vajna, he founded Carolco Pictures where he was executive producer of a large number of movies starting with Rambo: First Blood Part II, and including many science fiction movies such as Total Recall, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Universal Soldier and Stargate. In 2002, he and Vajna formed C2 Pictures with the intent of resurrecting the Terminator franchise. He is currently producing the television series Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles.

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