Carter is an android on the planet Machen Alpha and the head of the planet's security force. He was one of the original artificial intelligences from the long night on the planet. During the android revolt, he stayed on the planet to try to make up what his kind had done. He is a calculating and strategic man who follows through on every mission. On the mission for Kim, he went to rather fulfilling measures and went up against Rommie. In the fight, Carter lost and was destroyed. Carter is played by known Jamaican-Canadian actor Roger R. Cross.