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George Takei: Leonard Nimoy's Popularity Caused Tension On Star Trek

George Takei has revealed how the popularity of Leonard Nimoy's Spock caused tension on the set of 'Star Trek'.The 83-year-old actor, who played Hikaru Sulu in the legendary sci-fi franchise, revealed that the fan mail...

George Takei Didn't Like Feeling 'Different'

George Takei ''didn't like being different'' when he was younger.The 'Star Trek: The Original Series' actor - who officially came out in 2005 - admitted there was ''no one point'' when he realised he was...

George Takei Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Model Scott R. Brunton

The Hollywood sexual misconduct allegations are showing no sign of slowing down, with former 'Star Trek' actor and 'I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!' contestant George Takei now being accused by former model...

From Jk Rowling To George Takei: 10 Sassiest Celebrity Tweets Of 2016

Ever since social media was invented it's been used to, as millenials call it, 'throw shade'. We've all done it, but somehow it's even more equal parts shocking and hilarious when famous people do it...

Simon Pegg Hasn't Fallen Out With George Takei Over Gay Sulu Character

Star Trek script-writer Simon Pegg has defended the decision to portray the character of Hikaru Sulu as openly gay, and has insisted that he and George Takei – the actor who originally played Sulu –...

Simon Pegg And George Takei Disagree Over Sulu Being Portrayed As Gay In 'Star Trek Beyond'

Star Trek Beyond co-writer Simon Pegg has said he “respectfully disagrees” with George Takei, after the actor called the news that Hikaru Sulu would be gay in the new movie “really unfortunate”. Takei, who is...

Hikaru Sulu To Be Portrayed As An Openly Gay Character In 'Star Trek Beyond'

One of Star Trek’s best-known characters, Hikaru Sulu, will be depicted as gay in the forthcoming blockbuster Star Trek Beyond.American actor John Cho, who is reprising his role as the third officer and senior helmsman...

Academy Apologises For "Tone-deaf" Asian Jokes During Telecast

The organisers of the Oscars have apologised for the “tone-deaf” portrayal of Asians in various jokes at this year’s ceremony, after a group of actors and filmmakers of Asian descent complained of being offended.The Academy...

William Shatner: I Haven't Spoken To George Takei In 25 Years

William Shatner hasn't spoken to George Takei in 25 years.The 84-year-old actor - who appeared as Captain James Kirk in the popular sci-fi series 'Star Trek' - has revealed he's retained no relationship with his...

William Shatner Slams George Takei

William Shatner has branded George Takei a ''disturbed individual''.The 84-year-old actor has blasted his former 'Star Trek' co-star and admitted he hasn't had any contact with him in over 25 years.He said: ''He is a...

George Takei Planning Halloween Theatre Party On Broadway

The acting veteran will make his Broadway debut in the musical, reprising his role as World War II veteran Sam Otsuka, a part he previously played for the production's premiere in San Diego,...

George Takei: 'I Don't Need To Forgive William Shatner'

The actors have been embroiled in an ongoing war of words for years since they worked together on the hit sci-fi series, but Takei is adamant there is no real bitterness between them and...

Rihanna Slams Indiana Law In Foul-mouthed Rant

Several stars including singer Miley Cyrus and actor George Takei have spoken out about the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), which was passed in Indiana last month (Mar15). Opponents insist the new...

Wilco Cancels Indiana Show Over Controversial New Legislation

Governor Mike Pence signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act into law last Thursday (26Mar15), and now business owners can use their religious beliefs as a defence if sued by a private party....

George Takei Calls For Boycott Of Indiana Over Passing Of Religious Freedom Law

The Star Trek icon took to Facebook.com on Tuesday (24Mar15) and urged devotees to write to Governor Mike Pence and convince him not to sign bill SB101, aka the Religious Freedom Restoration Act,...

George Takei In Skin Cancer Scare - Report

Star Trek legend George Takei has reportedly undergone a procedure to remove a cancerous growth from his face.The veteran actor sparked fears for his health when he arrived at a charity gala in California on...

George Takei Made A Facebook 'Mistake'

George Takei may have first found fame on the USS Enterprise in the Star Trek television series and feature films in the 1960s and 70s but it is his recent involvement in social media that...

The Geek Tv Shows We're Not Afraid To Love

Geeks: once the deeply awkward and much-maligned members of society- ridiculed by Jocks and long stereotyped on TV and film as socially inept weaklings with a love of bow ties, thick-rimmed glasses and high-waisted slacks....

George Takei Empathises With Young Illegal Immigrants From Honduras

Star Trek star George Takei can sympathise with the Honduras youngsters experiencing life in America from border patrol prisons, because he and his family were marched into an internment camp during World War Two.More than...

George Takei Asked Star Trek Creator To Include Gay Rights Episode

Actor George Takei attempted to persuade Star Trek creator Gene Roddenbery to write an episode that would serve as a "metaphor" for the gay struggle in America, but the Tv mogul feared such a plot...

George Takei Set For Top Glaad Prize

Former Star Trek icon George Takei is to be honoured with the Vito Russo Award at the 25th annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York next month (May14).The accolade is bestowed on an "openly lesbian,...

Is 'Free Birds' The New Chicken Run? [Trailer]

The trailer for Free Birds, Jimmy Hayward's animated adventure movie, rolled out online this week. It stars Reggie the Thanksgiving turkey (Owen Wilson) who fails to convince his dumb feathered friends that they're being fattened...

Friends In High Places Aid Songwriter Bonnie Mckee's Bid For Pop Stardom

It looks like there’s a new pop star in the vicinity – or an aspiring one anyway. You may not have heard Bonnie McKee’s name before (in which case, you better get used to it),...

Walter Koenig Lands Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star

Leonard Nimoy and George Takei were among the Star Trek actors who saluted Walter Koenig on Monday (10Sep12) as he joined his former castmates in receiving an honour on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.Koenig, who...

Tia Carrere Takes One For The Team On Celebrity Apprentice 2012

Tia Carrere has become the latest victim of Donald Trump's no-nonsense boardroom tactics. She was forced to leave the current series of Celebrity Apprentice after project managing a task on Sunday's show (March 18, 2012)...

Clay Aiken To Battle Dee Snider On Celebrity Apprentice

The cast for season twelve of the Celebrity Apprentice was officially announced on Wednesday (January 4, 2012), with former American Idol runner-up Clay Aiken amongst the usual mix of musicians, reality show stars, actors and...

Yoko Ono And George Takei Urge Help For Fellow Japanese

Japanese artist/musician Yoko Ono and Star Trek actor George Takei have urged fans to support relief efforts in Japan following the devastating earthquake in the region.Hundreds were killed when a tsunami, sparked by the 8.9-magnitude...

Heston's Embarrassment Over Baldness

Movie icon CHARLTON HESTON was so embarrassed by his thinning hair he wore two wigs on stage, according to STAR TREK's GEORGE TAKEI.The Planet of the Apes actor was starring in A Man For All...

Kilroy-silk Is First Person To Leave I'm A Celebrity Camp

Former TV presenter Robert Kilroy-Silk has become the first person to be voted off I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! after a public vote.The controversial MEP received the greatest number of votes and...

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