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Jackson Bolt (born 6 February 1957; age 60) is an actor and stunt performer who appeared as a Triannon in the Star Trek: Enterprise third season episode "Chosen Realm" for which he filmed his scenes in end-October 2003.
Born in Independence, Missouri, Bolt attended Van Horn High School and the University of Missouri where he graduated with a BA in engineering. He served for ten years as GLCM Ranger in the United States Air Force and spent several years in Europe and Asia.
He started to work in the film industry beginning with the final episodes of the second season of Joss Whedon's fantasy series Angel in 2001. Throughout the third, fourth and fifth season he appeared as background actor, stunt performer, body double, and stand-in in several episodes and worked with Daniel Dae Kim, Keith Szarabajka, and stunt coordinator Mike Massa until 2004.
Further television work includes episodes of Buffy, the Vampire Slayer (2001, with Scott Workman), Arrest & Trial (2001), The Drew Carey Show, Dharma & Greg, Deadwood, Dragnet (2003, with Richard Cox, Erick Avari, J. Patrick McCormack, Leland Crooke, Jim Lau, and Henri Lubatti), Oliver Beene (2003), Nip/Tuck (2003, with Don McManus, Brenda Strong, and Valerie Wildman), Just Shoot Me! (2003, with Charles Esten and Simon Templeman), Crossing Jordan (2005, with Miguel Ferrer, Jeremy Roberts, and Keone Young), Washington's Generals (2006), and Girls on the Bus (2006, with Tom Archdeacon).
Film work includes the crime thriller Confidence (2003, with Leland Orser, Tommy "Tiny" Lister, Jr., Elle Alexander, and Robert Pine), the action film 13 Dead Men (2003, with Al Burke), the adventure National Treasure (2004, with Christopher Plummer, Don McManus, and Ron Canada), the television movie American Black Beauty (2005, with Dean Stockwell and Daniel Roebuck), the action film Domino (2005, with Stanley Kamel, Patrick Kerr, Mark Newsom, Morgan Nagler, Andy Milder, James McElroy, Michael Papajohn, and Paul Sklar), the television horror film Dead & Deader (2006, with John Billingsley, Armin Shimerman, and Douglas Tait), the comedy The Onion Movie (2008, with Don McManus, Len Cariou, Scott Klace, Randy Oglesby, Richard Fancy, Daniel Dae Kim, Tom Wright, Glen Hambly, and Hiro Koda), the thriller Last Will (2011, with Rachelle Roderick), and the western Dark Canyon (2012).
Bolt also worked on a number of television commercials and print-ads, worked as stunt rigger on the fantasy adventure Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003), and as stunt coordinator on the short horror thriller Red Rocks (2004), the horror film Last Breath (2010), the short drama The Last Days of Shaniko (2010), and the horror film Nailbiter (2013).