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Dustin J. Meier is a stuntman and stunt actor who performed stunts in Star Trek: First Contact.
In 2004 he was nominated for a Taurus World Stunt Award for best high work in Bad Boys II, shared with fellow Star Trek stuntmen Jeff Cadiente, Denney Pierce, and Henry Kingi, Jr.. He has doubled for stars such as Ryan Phillippe and Matt Damon. In 2008 and 2010 respectively, he was part of the stunt team which received a Screen Actors Guild Award for best television stunt ensemble for their work on the action series 24. It was shared with his real-life father Johnny C. Meier, Brian Hite, Christopher Leps, coordinator Jeff Cadiente, Erik Stabenau and Justin Sundquist.
Meier has performed stunts in films such as Fled (1996), Volcano (1997, with Jacqueline Kim, James G. MacDonald, Mickey Cottrell, Brian Markinson, Wayne Grace, Michael McGrady, and stunts by Greg Barnett, Robin Bonaccorsi, Janet Brady, Jennifer Caputo, Eddy Donno, Tony Donno, Jim Halty, Anita Hart, Billy Hank Hooker, Diana R. Lupo, Johnny C. Meier, Bob Minor, Rita Minor, Manny Perry, Jimmy Nickerson, Mic Rodgers, Pat Romano, and Tim Trella), I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997), Titanic (1997), Godzilla (1998), The Faculty (1998, with Famke Janssen, Bebe Neuwirth, Christopher McDonald, and stunts by Sandy Berumen-Justus, Jennifer Caputo, Paul Eliopoulos, Tabby Hanson, and Eileen Weisinger), Cruel Intentions (1999), Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000), Pearl Harbor (2001), Jurassic Park III (2001, with Linda Park), John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars (2001, with Joanna Cassidy, Marjean Holden, Michael Krawic, Rosemary Forsyth, Eileen Weisinger, and stunts by Jennifer Caputo, Anita Hart, Jarrid Eddo, Dana Hee, Kim Robert Koscki, Jimmy Ortega, Bridgett Riley, and Diana R. Lupo), We Were Soldiers (2002), Spider-Man (2002, with Kirsten Dunst), The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003), Torque (2004), First Daughter (2004), and Domino (2005).
He has also performed stunts in television series such as Touched by an Angel (1998), Angel, The X-Files, Pacific Blue, Love Boat: The Next Wave (with Phil Morris), Baywatch, Mad TV, V.I.P., CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, CSI: New York, CSI: Miami, and Boomtown, and in music videos for artists such as Fiona Apple, N*Sync, and Bon Jovi.
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