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Dennis "Denney" Pierce is a stuntman and stunt actor who performed stunts in several episodes of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and in the films Star Trek Generations and Star Trek Into Darkness. He received no on-screen credit for his appearances.
In 2004 he was nominated for a Taurus World Stunt award for best high work for Bad Boys II (2003) with fellow stuntman Jeff Cadiente. In 2001 he was awarded with a Taurus World Stunt award for best work with a vehicle for the film Me, Myself & Irene (2000). Pierce is also a stunt coordinator and second unit director.
Among his credits are films such as A Nightmare on Elm Street Part II: Freddy's Revenge (1985, with Robert Rusler and Christopher Doyle), Spaceballs (1987, with Tim Russ, Leslie Bevis, Dey Young, and Brenda Strong), Cry-Baby (1990, with Iggy Pop and Regi Davis), Batman Returns (1992, with Vincent Schiavelli, Anthony De Longis, Anna Katarina, Branscombe Richmond, Biff Yeager, Lynn Salvatori, Susan Rossitto, and Spiro Razatos), Demolition Man (1993, with Bob Gunton, Mark Colson, Dana Hee, and Tracee Lee Cocco), The Fantastic Four (1994, with Jay Underwood, Michael Bailey Smith, Howard Shangraw, Jeff Pruitt, and Jeff Cadiente), Forrest Gump (1994, with Sam Anderson, Michael McFall, Jim Boeke, Jay Caputo, and Erik Stabenau), Alien Nation: Body and Soul (1995, with Eric Pierpoint, Gary Graham, Michele Scarabelli, Leon Russom, Tiny Ron, Glenn Morshower, Jeff Austin, Marva Hicks, and Faith Minton), Alien Nation: Millennium (1996, with Brian Markinson, Susan Diol, Kerrie Keane, and Joyce McNeal), Alien Nation: The Enemy Within (1996, with Wayne Pere, Joe Lando, and Patrick Kerr), Face/Off (1997, with Harve Presnell and Mark Riccardi), Spawn (1997, with Melinda Clarke, Kane Hodder, Stewart Lew, Faith Minton, and Spice Williams-Crosby), Deep Impact (1998, with James Cromwell, Denise Crosby, Mark Moses, Kurtwood Smith, Christopher Darga, Mic Rodgers, and Tom Morga), Pearl Harbor (2001, with Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Randy Oglesby, Raphael Sbarge, Leland Orser, Todd Bryant, Diamond Farnsworth, and Justin Sundquist), Spider-man (2002, with Kirsten Dunst, Jill Sayre, Tom Morga, Spice Williams-Crosby, and Scott L. Schwartz), Spider-man 2 (2004, with Kirsten Dunst, Rachelle Roderick, Donna Murphy, and Daniel Dae Kim), all three Pirates of the Carribbean films (with Tom Morga), and the upcoming Transformers (2007).
His television credits includes series like 21 Jump Street, Angel, Alias, Invasion, ER, Renegade, The X-Files, Babylon 5 (with Andreas Katsulas and Patricia Tallman), Space: Above and Beyond, Mad TV, Son of the Beach, Crossing Jordan, and Charmed.