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George Sawaya (14 August 1923 – 17 September 2003; age 80) was an actor and stuntman. Most of his nearly one hundred movie roles and television guest roles are very small parts. In 1975, Sawaya appeared again with William Shatner in The Devil's Rain. He worked steadily from the middle 1950s to the early 1980s. He is the father of fellow Star Trek stuntman Rick Sawaya.