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|Date of birth:||17 September 1956|
|Place of birth:||Rochester, New York|
|Character(s):||Banean Doctor; Guri|
Aaron Lustig (born 17 September 1956; age 58) is an actor from Rochester, New York who played the role of a doctor in the Star Trek: Voyager episode "Ex Post Facto" and that of Guri in the Star Trek: Enterprise episode "The Catwalk". He is perhaps best known to soap opera enthusiasts for his Emmy-nominated role as Dr. Tim Reid on The Young and the Restless and, subsequently, on The Bold and the Beautiful.
He has worked with a large number of fellow cast members and guests on The Young and the Restless, including William A. Wallace.
A recipient of a BFA in acting and directing from Ithaca College in New York, Lustig has nearly 100 film and television appearances to his credit, beginning with the comedy Lily in Love in 1984, which starred Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country actor Christopher Plummer. This was followed with small or supporting roles in such films as Ghostbusters II (1989, co-starring Harris Yulin, Page Leong, Christopher Neame, Erik Holland, George Wilbur, and Ira S. Rosenstein), Darkman (1990, with Neal McDonough), Edward Scissorhands (1990, with Biff Yeager), L.A. Story (1991, with Patrick Stewart, Iman, and Time Winters), Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992, with Rosalind Chao and Michael McKean), The Shadow (1994, with Ethan Phillips and Armin Shimerman), Clear and Present Danger (1994, with Reg E. Cathey, Raymond Cruz, Elizabeth Dennehy, Ellen Geer, Cameron Thor, and Harris Yulin), Boys on the Side (1995, starring Whoopi Goldberg, Jude Ciccolella, Stephen Gevedon, and Mary Anne McGarry), and Stuart Saves His Family (1995, with Robert Curtis-Brown, Dakin Matthews, Denver Mattson, Richard Riehle, Camille Saviola, and Harris Yulin), as well as more recent hits such as Bedazzled (2000) and The Day After Tomorrow.
His episodic television work spans such series as China Beach (starring Robert Picardo, as well as Jeff Kober, Megan Gallagher, and Concetta Tomei), Alien Nation (starring Gary Graham, Eric Pierpoint, and Michele Scarabelli and also guest-starring Tim Russ), Quantum Leap (starring Scott Bakula and Dean Stockwell), L.A. Law (with Corbin Bernsen, Larry Drake, Michael Ensign, and Robert Picardo), Murder, She Wrote, NYPD Blue, Will & Grace, 3rd Rock from the Sun, The West Wing, The Practice, and Boston Legal (starring Rene Auberjonois and William Shatner).