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Michael Pataki (born January 16, 1938 in Youngstown, Ohio – April 15, 2010 in North Hollywood, California) was an American actor.
Character actor Michael Pataki has a long career of guest roles in television series such as McCloud, Cagney & Lacey, and small roles in movies like Rocky VI and Easy Rider. His best remembered role was that of loudmouth Korax in the Star Trek episode "The Trouble with Tribbles", the first character to speak Klingon on the show. As a voice actor, which Pataki became towards the end of his career, he is best known as George Liquor in Ren & Stimpy and its spinoffs.