VIDEO: George Takei Reacts to Star Trek’s Bruce Hyde’s Death Bruce Hyde, one of the original cast members of the Star Trek crew, has died at the age of 74 after battling throat cancer. Bruce played Lt. Kevin Riley in just two episodes and went on to be an educator at St. Cloud State University in Minnesota. Although Bruce’s time on Star Trek was short lived, he is well remembered for his role and had said he was honored to have his little toe in pop culture history. Find out how his costar George Takei is remembering him.[grabpress_video video_id=”5453532″ auto_play=”true” width=”500″ height=”281″ guid=”f5bec4d33bb892a009c6c003de415bd94aacb453″]Thanks for checking us out. Please take a look at the rest of our videos and articles. To stay in the loop, bookmark our homepage.