(written from a Production point of view)
Ernest Robinson is a stuntman and stunt actor who performed stunts in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan.
Robinson has started his career as a camera operator on productions such as The Avengers (1968-1969), Treasure Island (1972), and Charley One-Eye (1973) before he has turned into the stunt business.
Among his stunt resume are films such as Dirty Harry (1971), Cleopatra Jones (1973), Swashbuckler (1976, with Genevieve Bujold), Thank God it's Friday (1978, with Michael Durrell and Howard Itzkowitz), The Dark (1979, with John Bloom), Zapped! (1982), Brainstorm (1983, with Louise Fletcher, Donald Hotton, Jim Burk, and Tommy J. Huff), and Miami Supercops (1985).
He was also a regular stunt performer on the television series Miami Vice (1984-1986) and has appeared in series such as Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974, with Paul Baxley).