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Chuck Borden (born 13 March 1962; age 57) is a stuntman, stunt coordinator and second unit director who worked as stuntman on several episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Star Trek: Voyager. He was one of the core stunt group with Tom Morga, Christopher Doyle, and stunt coordinator Dennis Madalone.

Personal Edit

He was born as Charles Borden in 1962 in the Bronx, New York City. At age 7 he moved to with his family to Hacienda Heights, California, USA, he attended the Glen A. Wilson High School until 1980. Four years later he started to work as stuntman in television and film productions. Borden is married to web designer Karin Derks and the couple has two children. [1]

In April 2007 Borden opened the "Stuntworld Action Camp" in Las Vegas, Nevada where people could try being a stuntman for one day. [2](X) He closed the camp in 2009 when he and his family moved to Raalte, a city in the Dutch province of Overijssel, Netherlands. In 2010 Borden founded the film production company FacePlantFilms. In 2013, Chuck reopened the stuntman for the day idea in Raalte called StuntCamp. [3]

Star Trek Edit

Borden's first stunt part in Star Trek was in 1991 when he worked on the TNG fourth season episode "The Mind's Eye" as a Klingon guard alongside fellow stuntman B.J. Davis. He filmed his scenes on Tuesday 26 March 1991 and Wednesday 27 March 1991 on Paramount Stage 9. His second appearance as a Klingon in the fifth season episode "Redemption II" was filmed on Wednesday 17 July 1991 on Paramount Stage 9 along with stuntmen Rex Pierson and Rusty McClennon and stunt coordinator Dennis Madalone. For "Unification II" he worked with Nick Dimitri on Tuesday 10 September 1991 on Paramount Stage 8 and Paramount Stage 9.

For his appearance as a Swarm alien, Borden filmed his scenes on Wednesday 7 August 1996 on Paramount Stage 8 and 16 with Tom Morga under stunt coordination of Dennis Madalone. For his appearance as a Kradin in the VOY fourth season episode "Nemesis", he filmed his scenes on Thursday 19 June 1997, Monday 23 June 1997, Tuesday 24 June 1997, and Thursday 26 June 1997 on Paramount Stage 16 and on location at the Warner Bros. backlot.

For the fifth season episode "Extreme Risk", Borden filmed his stunt scene with Jeff Cadiente, Roxann Dawson, and Leslie Hoffman on Friday 26 June 1998 on Paramount Stage 16.

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