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Adam Nimoy (born 9 August 1956; age 58) is the son of legendary Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy. He was an assistant to Nicholas Meyer on the set of Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country and later directed the Star Trek: The Next Generation episodes "Rascals" and "Timescape". Nimoy went on to work on such television series as NYPD Blue, Babylon 5, Sliders, The Practice, Ally McBeal, The Gilmore Girls, and The Outer Limits, where he directed his father in the episode "I Robot".
Nimoy was at first a lawyer, but in the 1990s began a directing career.