iOS app Android app

George Takei

George Takei Has The Perfect Response To Dumb Questions About Gay People

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.06.2014 | Gay Voices

Who doesn't love George Takei? The actor, comedian and social media guru -- not to mention one of our favorite queer icons -- stopped by "The Mered...

George Takei Is Straight... Up Asking You To Do This One Thing

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.23.2014 | Politics

You probably know that actor George Takei is gay. But now he's straight... up asking you to register to vote. "I'm especially concerned about the f...

Sulu Hears Mayday,Tweets Call to Battlestations, Saves World

Frank DeGiacomo | Posted 11.12.2014 | Hawaii
Frank DeGiacomo

Mayday super PAC, started by Harvard Law professor Lawrence Lessig, has the goal of electing candidates to push for public funding of elections in order to end the corrupting influence of big money in American politics.

Top Ten Brad Takei Moments in the To Be Takei Documentary

Sue Kerr | Posted 11.02.2014 | Gay Voices
Sue Kerr

We talk about "Hollywood couples" whose relationship endured and I think the Takeis are among those. It is clear that they have been true partners on everything from caretaking for their mothers during their final years to George's career decisions.

Curtis M. Wong

George Takei On Coming Out: 'I'm Proud Of The Fact That I Did What I Did When I Did It'

HuffingtonPost.com | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 12.09.2014 | Gay Voices

In terms of celebrity re-inventions, George Takei has set a new precedent. The 77-year-old “Star Trek” icon has enjoyed a full-blown career re...

George Takei Humbled "to Be Takei"

Brian DAmbrosio | Posted 10.25.2014 | Entertainment
Brian DAmbrosio

George Takei learned from his father that one could best get what one desired by expressing what they want rather than complaining about the way things are. From Takekuma Norman Takei, George also learned the usefulness of optimism in the face of confrontation.

How A Simple Request Sparked George Takei's 27-Year Love Story

OWN | Posted 08.18.2014 | OWN

In the 1980s, George Takei was known by legions of loyal fans for his role as Mr. Sulu on "Star Trek." While some of those fans and colleagues conside...

George Takei: William Shatner Was The 'Problem Uncle' In The 'Star Trek' Family

OWN | Posted 08.13.2014 | OWN

It's been more than 40 years since George Takei and William Shatner first worked together on the set of the starship Enterprise, but the two feuding "...

George Takei Honors Hiroshima Bombing Anniversary With Moving Tribute

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell, Jessica Prois | Posted 08.07.2014 | Impact

As the world commemorates the 69th anniversary of the Hiroshima atomic bombing on Wednesday, activist and actor George Takei is spreading a message of...

11 Stunning Facts You Might Not Know About Internet Superstar George Takei

The Huffington Post | Sara Roncero-Menendez | Posted 07.23.2014 | Entertainment

Not everyone can successfully play the social media game, let alone someone in their 70s. George Takei, best known for his iconic role as Enterprise h...

William Shatner Doesn't Like Facebook's New App Or George Takei

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 07.23.2014 | Technology

William Shatner is not impressed. Shatner, best known as Captain Kirk on the 1960's TV show "Star Trek," is less than enthused about Facebook's ne...

George Takei Chats About The Next Generation of Archie Comics

Shira Lazar | Posted 09.20.2014 | Media
Shira Lazar

We (accidentally) broke the news to George Takei that Archie died, protecting George's comic book pal Kevin Keller. Although he was saddened to he...

George Takei Tells Bill Maher Why He Can't Stand William Shatner

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 08.20.2014 | Comedy

The fact that "Star Trek" costars George Takei and William Shatner don't get along in real life is a sad thing for Trekkies to face. While visiting...

George Takei Blasts High Court's Birth Control Ruling, Calls For Hobby Lobby Boycott

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 07.02.2014 | Politics

Actor and human rights activist George Takei condemned the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling Monday as a "stunning set-back for women's reproductive ...

Pittsburgh Museum Faces Backlash for Supporting PrideFest, LGBTQ Community

Sue Kerr | Posted 08.05.2014 | Gay Voices
Sue Kerr

Earlier this week, Executive Director Joe Wos received an email from a member informing him that they were cancelling their membership because of the ToonSeum's affiliation with Pittsburgh's PrideFest.

George Takei Covered 'Let It Go,' But You Can't See It Just Yet

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.22.2014 | Entertainment

George Takei, the beloved actor, activist and social media guru, has taken his talents and applied them to Disney's "Frozen." Takei posted a photo of ...

'We Support The Separation Of Church And Hate' Sign Says It All

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 05.12.2014 | Religion

The folks at Christ Lutheran Church have a very important message for us all. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; i...

Celebrities Talk LGBT Equality on the 2014 GLAAD Media Awards Red Carpet in NYC (AUDIO)

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 07.09.2014 | Gay Voices
Charlotte Robinson

This week I talked with 25 celebrities as they made their way down the red carpet at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York City.

WATCH: George Takei Gets A Big Honor

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 05.05.2014 | Gay Voices

GLAAD's 2014 Media Awards took place on Saturday, and actor and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) activist George Takei was among those ho...

Is There Such Thing As A 'Gay Voice'?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 04.30.2014 | Gay Voices

A compelling new documentary is bringing together some of the biggest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) celebrities to discuss a question ...

'Live From New York, It's Saturday Night!' (UPDATED)

George Takei | Posted 05.31.2014 | Comedy
George Takei

George Takei's April Fools' Day prank was too good to be true. :(

George Takei Is Getting A Big Ol' Gay Honor

Posted 03.27.2014 | Gay Voices

Actor and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights activist George Takei will be honored this year with a spot in the Seattle Gay Pride Pa...

Helping Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders #GetCovered During AAPI Enrollment Week of Action

Dr. Howard K. Koh | Posted 09.17.2014 | Impact
Dr. Howard K. Koh

Stories such as Maly's make the March 31 Affordable Care Act open enrollment deadline even more critical for the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community to take action and get AAPIs enrolled in health coverage.

George Takei SLAMS Arizona Lawmakers

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.24.2014 | Gay Voices

Following the passing of a controversial bill which allows Arizona business owners to turn away lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) patrons,...

Leigh Blickley

George Takei Loves A Good Selfie

HuffingtonPost.com | Leigh Blickley | Posted 02.05.2014 | Celebrity

These days, our knowledge of celebrities too often originates with paparazzi images and snarky quotes by anonymous "insiders." After a while, it's eas...