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Webster Palmer Whinery (29 August 19535 June 2022; age 68) was a stuntman, stunt actor, and stunt coordinator who performed stunts in Star Trek: Insurrection and portrayed an Osaarian pirate in the Star Trek: Enterprise third season episode "Anomaly (ENT)". His costume from this episode was later sold off on the It's A Wrap! sale and auction on eBay. [1]

Whinery, Sr. was the father of stuntman Webster Whinery, Jr. and the uncle of actor and director Scott Ryan Whinery. He held the Guinness World Record for his Spider Man "slide for life" stunt in February 1998 and doubled for actors such as Sean Bean, Nicolas Cage, Edward Kerr, Mickey Rourke, and Jeremy Northam.

Among his resume are films such as Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981), Alphabet City (1984), Nine ½ Weeks (1986, with Rudolph Willrich), Angel Heart (1987), Masquerade (1988, with Kim Cattrall and John Glover), The Doors (1991), Wayne's World (1992), In the Line of Fire (1993), Chameleon (1995), Sudden Death (1995, with Kate McNeil, Jophery C. Brown, Gilbert Combs, Rosine "Ace" Hatem, Faith Minton, Manny Perry, and stunts by Gary Combs, Gary Epper, Keii Johnston, Irving Lewis, and Merritt Yohnka), The Rock (1996), Anaconda (1997), The Mask of Zorro (1998), Magnolia (1999), The Replacements (2000), Catch Me If You Can (2002, with Matthew Kimbrough, Thomas Kopache, Jimmie F. Skaggs, Lilyan Chauvin, Robert Symonds, Robert Curtis Brown, J. Patrick McCormack, Ray Proscia, Mike Baldridge, Malachi Throne, Jasmine Anthony, Jessica Collins, Mark Correy, and stunts by Joey Box, Edward Conna, Tom Morga, Rick Seaman, and Brian J. Williams), National Treasure (2004), and the first four Pirates of the Caribbean films (2003, 2006, 2007 and 2011, with Lee Arenberg and stunts by Tony Angelotti, Theo Kypri, Lisa Hoyle, Mark Wagner, and Tom Morga).

Whinery also performed in television series such as Kennedy (1983) and Team Knight Rider.

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