(written from a Production point of view)
Carl Byrd (born 10 August 1935; age 83) is the actor who played Lieutenant Shea in the Star Trek: The Original Series episode "By Any Other Name". He filmed his scenes on Friday 10 November 1967 and Monday 13 November 1967 at Desilu Stage 10.
He also appeared with fellow TOS guest star Christopher Held in episodes of Mission: Impossible (also with Joseph Bernard), Taxi, The Jeffersons, and St. Elsewhere (with Ed Begley, Jr., Ellen Bry, and Norman Lloyd). Other television series on which he has appeared include I Dream of Jeannie (with David Soul), Barnaby Jones (with Lee Meriwether), Cannon (with Sharon Acker, Michael Bell, and George D. Wallace), and Quincy (with Robert Ito and Garry Walberg). He also appeared in the film Black Girl, starring Brock Peters, in 1972 and had small roles in Telefon (1977, with Roy Jenson and Robert Phillips) and Irreconcilable Differences (1984, with David Graf).