Jimmy Nickerson was born on September 18, 1949 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He is known for his work on Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Lethal Weapon (1987) and Volcano (1997). He died on May 4, 2018.
Nickerson began his stunt career with the classic 1970 film M*A*S*H. Since then, he has performed stunts and served as stunt coordinator for such famous movies as Rocky, Rocky II, Raging Bull, The Cannonball Run, Big Trouble in Little China, Lethal Weapon, True Lies, Crimson Tide, Waterworld, Con Air, Batman & Robin, Blade, and Fight Club. Another film he did stunts for was the 1996 action thriller Executive Decision, directed by future Star Trek Nemesis director Stuart Baird. Nickerson also served as stunt coordinator on the television series Charlie's Angels and the primetime soap opera Dynasty.