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George Takei calls decision to make Star Trek’s Sulu gay 'really unfortunate'
Jul 8, 2016

The creative team behind Star Trek Beyond wanted to honor original series star George Takei (plus provide some diversity) by making the younger version of his character gay. But it turns out Takei is actually not a fan of the decision.

George Takei on his Star Trek audition and meeting Gene Roddenberry
Apr 16, 2015

Star Trek actor George Takei went down memory lane and recalled the first time he walked into the Great Bird of the Galaxy's office. With hilarious results.

War of the Worlds + 10 more genre movies and shows coming to Netflix in January
Dec 31, 2014

It's cold outside, but there's plenty of stuff to watch while you're staying in and keeping warm.

From Pratt to Takei: Sci-fi wrapup of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Aug 18, 2014

The ALS ice bucket challenge has absolutely taken the world by storm, and more than a few sci-fi stars are getting in on the hilariously freezing action. You know, for a good cause.

1st trailer for Star Trek legend George Takei's new doc, To Be Takei
Jul 2, 2014

George Takei has enjoyed a renaissance of sorts in recent years — and this new documentary plans to chronicle his awesome, awesome life.

EXCLUSIVE: George Takei on Trek fans, Internet fame and steering the Enterprise
Feb 5, 2014

George Takei talks about his role in Star Trek, his current work ... and why he donated his Starfleet uniform to the Japanese American National Museum.

Oh, my! Watch George Takei seductively read erotic Trek fan fiction
Oct 25, 2013

Well, this is … interesting. Ever wanted to hear George Takei read some erotic Star Trek fan fiction aloud in a room full of people?

What Takei said that convinced Abrams to cast John Cho as young Sulu
May 24, 2013

The new Star Trek films could've had a different Sulu, at least until George Takei chimed in on casting.