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Kerry E. Hoyt (born 4 July 1962; age 62) is an actor from Gustine, California, who was a regular background performer for the sixth and seventh seasons of Star Trek: The Next Generation, during the seven year run of Star Trek: Voyager, and in at least one episode of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. He received no credit for his appearances. His Star Trek: The Next Generation uniform, his Star Trek: Voyager uniform and his mok'bara outfit from the episode "Man Of The People" were later sold off on the It's A Wrap! sale and auction on eBay. [1] [2] [3] [4] In addition, Hoyt worked occasionally as stand-in for guest actors including Tim Kelleher in "All Good Things...".

Hoyt is listed as "Bridge crew" on the first day of filming, Thursday 29 August 1996, of the third season episode "Warlord" but is not seen in the final episode.

He is married to fellow Star Trek: Voyager background actress Caroline Gibson and the couple is residing in Burbank, California. [5]

He has been the main stand-in for actor Jim Carrey in most of his films, including Liar Liar (1997, with Anne Haney), Man on the Moon (1999), Me, Myself & Irene (2000), The Majestic (2001), Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004), Fun with Dick and Jane (2005), and Yes Man (2008, with Vanessa Grayson). Other films on which he worked as stand-in and photo double are Equinox (1992, with Pancho Demmings), the television thriller Last Rites (1998, with Clarence Williams III, Marco Rodriguez, and Scott Lincoln), and It Came from the Sky (1999, with Christopher Lloyd and Nancy Thurston).

In addition to his work as stand-in and double, Hoyt played supporting and featured parts in several films such as an extra talent in the music production Get Off (1991), Kerry in Equinox (1992), a hillbilly in the comedy Hardly Newz (1997), Fun with Dick and Jane (2005, with Ivar Brogger, Clint Howard, Scott L. Schwartz, Mark Correy, and Pavel Lychnikoff), The Number 23 (2007, with Virginia Madsen, Rudolph Willrich, Ed Lauter, Taylor McCluskey, and stunts by Charlie Brewer), Yes Man (2008, with Fionnula Flanagan, Spencer Garrett, John Cothran, Jr., Mike Gomez, Michael Papajohn, Arne Starr, Mark Casimir Dyniewicz, and Nancy Guerriero).

Hoyt appeared as a nurse in the pilot of ER (1994, with Christine Harnos, Scott Jaeck, Julianna McCarthy, Michael Cavanaugh, Christine Healy, Liz Vassey, Scott Lincoln, Jay Leggett, Chris Wynne, Shelly Desai, Thomas Dekker, Isabel Lorca, Miguel Ferrer, Mike Fujimoto, Phil Lodwick, Janet Dey, Bob Shuttleworth, Robert Coffee, and Darryl Stewart).

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