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David Burton (sometimes credited as Dave Burton) is a stuntman and stunt actor who performed stunts in Star Trek III: The Search for Spock and Star Trek V: The Final Frontier. In the former film, he served as stunt double for Merritt Butrick. 
As a stunt actor he has appeared in films such as Teen Wolf Too (1987, with Kim Darby, Mark Holton, Estee Chandler and Eric Matthew) and Starsky & Hutch (2004, with Fred Williamson, David Soul, Scott L. Schwartz, Rachael Harris, Brian Avery, Jennifer Caputo, Alex Daniels and Thom Williams). Other films on his stunt resume are Beverly Hills Cop (1984, with Ronny Cox, Jonathan Banks, Michael Champion and Darwyn Carson), The Lost Boys (1987, with Todd Feder and Spice Williams-Crosby), Police Academy 6: City Under Siege (1989, with David Graf, Matt McCoy, Kenneth Mars, Gerrit Graham, Dennis Ott and Darryl Henriques), Lethal Weapon 2 (1989, with Mark Rolston, Jenette Goldstein, Sherman Howard, Kenneth Tigar and Tommy Hinkley), Predator 2 (1990, with Kevin Peter Hall, David Starwalt and Philip Weyland), Thelma & Louise (1991, with Christopher McDonald, Timothy Carhart, Shelly Desai and Bobby Bass) and Domino (2005, with Stanley Kamel, Patrick Kerr, Morgan Nagler, Andy Milder, Paul Sklar and Anita Hart).
He was the stunt double for C. Thomas Howell in The Hitcher (1986, with Armin Shimerman and Henry Darrow) and for Peter Facinelli in The Scorpion King (2002, with The Rock, Branscombe Richmond, Joseph Ruskin, Scott L. Schwartz, Nikki Flux, Rachelle Roderick, Anita Hart and Oliver Keller).