Lt. Riley/Bruce Hyde

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  1. Komack

    Komack Lieutenant Junior Grade Red Shirt

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    My kids have just finishing watch "Naked Time," and they are dancing around the house and singing "I'll Take You Home Again, Kathleen." Their question for the forum - why wasn't Lt. Riley in many more episodes?
     
  2. M'Sharak

    M'Sharak Definitely Herbert. Maybe. Moderator

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    From what I remember reading, both of Hyde's appearances on Star Trek came about as a result of his being invited to try out while he was on the Desilu lot auditioning for other shows. He ended up joining a stage production of Hair! shortly after filming of "The Naked Time," and not long after that left acting altogether for something like fifteen years.
     
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