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Erik Cord (born 4 January 1938; age 83) is a stuntman, stunt actor, and stunt coordinator who performed stunts in episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Voyager and in Star Trek Generations.
His first work on Star Trek was on Friday, 29 May 1987 when he worked as Stunt Coordinator for the stunt scene filmed at Fern Dell, Griffith Park for the pilot episode "Encounter at Farpoint". Cord filmed his stunt scene for the episode "The Perfect Mate" under stunt coordination of Dennis Madalone on Wednesday 19 February 1992 on Paramount Stage 9. For "Warlord", he filmed his scene on Tuesday 3 September 1996 on Paramount Stage 9 and is listed as "Stunt Representative" on the call sheet.
Cord was born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada and appeared in a number of films including Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Get Carter, Scream 3, and Lethal Weapon 4.