Russ is a citizen astronomer and he’s been a part of the Los Angeles Astronomical Society for 29 years. He told USA Today that he’s been a hobby astronomer for 35 years, so his history in Star Trek and what he’s doing with NASA now is simply a coincidence (although it’s quite a fun one).
|Star Trek character|
|First appearance||“Caretaker” (1995)|
|Last appearance||“Endgame” (2001)|
|Portrayed by||Tim Russ|
|Munck in 2012|
|Born||Noah Bryant Munck May 3, 1996 (age 25) Mission Viejo, California, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actor, comedian, musician|