(written from a Production point of view)
Talon Tears is an actor and martial artist who portrayed an Excelsior officer in the Star Trek: Voyager episode "Flashback". As a background performer, Tears received no credit for this appearance and was identified by the name tag of his trousers which were sold off on the It's A Wrap! sale and auction on eBay. 
Tears played supporting roles in The Parent 'Hood episode "A Sister Scorned" (1998, with Michelle Bonilla), the drama Glam (2001, with Caroline Lagerfelt and Robert DoQui), and in the action film Vampire Lesbian Kickboxers (2004). More recently he portrayed a Badminton player in the drama The Invincible Scripture (2008, with Jeff Rector).