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Thomas J. Booth (9 July 1960 – 10 October 2006; age 46) was an actor who worked as recurring background performer on the fourth and fifth season of Star Trek: The Next Generation and also appeared in a second season episode of Star Trek: Voyager. For the episode "Redemption II", he filmed his scenes on Tuesday 16 July 1991 and Wednesday 17 July 1991 on Paramount Stage 9 and 16. 
Booth was a Screen Actors Guild member and also worked as an airline pilot.  In 1993, he appeared as a party guest in the Beverly Hills, 90210 episode "Strangers in the Night", along with Peter Mark Richman and Sarah Drury.