On television, Carlyle co-starred in "The Long Walk", the May 30, 1950, episode of Cameo Theatre. In 1951, Carlyle starred as Jack Casey in the television version of Casey, Crime Photographer on CBS.
He had a prolific career beginning in the 1950s appearing in a variety of theatre productions and as a character actor on numerous television series. He played Rezin Bowie in The Iron Mistress (1952) and Commander Don Adams in the Oscar-nominated war drama Torpedo Run (1959) starring Glenn Ford. He also had a long tenure with Theatre West in Los Angeles.
|1952||The Iron Mistress||Rezin Bowie|
|1958||Torpedo Run||Cmdr. Don Adams|
|1960||The Gallant Hours||Father Frederic Gehring|
|1967||Sail to Glory||George Schugler|
|1990||Going Under||General Air Quality|