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Greg R. Stone

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Greg R. Stone (born 17 November 1951; age 64) is a former special effects technician who worked on several episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation.

Born as Gregory Ray Stone in Los Angeles, California, he was raised in Long Beach, California. Earlier, Stone worked as broadcaster on the Long Beach radio station KLON radio where he hosted the show "Stone Trek", a show about the 1960s music. Stone started to work as an actor but soon moved over to the special effects department where he got his first job on The Next Generation in 1987.

Stone also worked as special effects technician on the horror film Deep Space (1988), the science fiction comedy Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988, with Bart Mixon and Gilbert A. Mosko), the fantasy horror Pumpkinhead (1988), the horror sequel Phantasm II (1988), the horror comedy My Mom's a Werewolf (1989), the action film Licence to Kill (1989), the horror sequel Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth (1992, starring Terry Farrell), the romance Forever Young (1992), the horror sequel Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994), the horror sequel Hellraiser: Bloodline (1996), the science fiction blockbuster Independence Day (1996), and the action sequel Lethal Weapon 4 (1998).

In 1998 Stone left the business and started to work as criminal fraud investigator in Long Beach. In 1998 he wrote the book "Trekkin' in the Studios" in which he wrote about his time in the entertainment industry and especially about his work on The Next Generation. The following years he wrote several more novels.

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