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Marvel, George Takei among honorees for LGBT Center Vanguard Awards

Marvel Entertainment and activists George and Brad Takei are set to receive Vanguard Awards at the Los Angeles LGBT Center’s […]

Takei Has Growth Removed

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

The original series’ George Takei had a cancerous growth removed recently. The actor appeared at a charity gala this weekend with a bandage on his face. “I went to my doctor for my physical last week and he detected an early sign of skin cancer here,” said Takei. “He cut it out and that’s why […]

George Takei Talks ‘Troubled’ Star Trek: TMP & (non Nimoy/Shatner) Cast Failed Salary Negotiations

A few days ago we had Douglas Trumble talking about "saving" Star Trek: The Motion Picture and now in a new interview George Takei is talking about how that first Trek feature was "in trouble from the start." Listen to Takei talk about TMP, failed Paramount salary negotiations and more below. Takei Talks Star Trek: […]

Billie Black x Mura Masa – This Simple Pleasure

  As George Takei would say, “Oh Myyy!” 19 year-old, London Based, Billie Black has been tearing up the scene the past few months. But her collaboration with Soulection member, Mura Masa, adds fierce levels […] Related posts: Mura Masa – Miss You (Taken from “Summer In Jakarta”) Three Simple Steps to Becoming a Hypemachine Hit-maker Black Tooth – Blue

The Homosexual Agenda: It's 1980s Overload, with George Takei and Ms. Pak-Man!

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Honestly? I never thought I'd live to see a day when Lieutenant flipping Sulu from Star Trek (the original long-ago one, even! With Captain Kirk and Spock and everything!) became a huge, blinking gay icon and equal-rights freedom fighter...Show More Summary

George Takei's Brand Mixes Honesty with Activism

Summary: We recently watched Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home. It was ironic how the Star Trek crew landed in San Francisco as we were discussing George Takei. He was great in his role as Hikaru Sulu. Since that time his activism and honesty about his personal life have become pillars in the strength of his personal brand. TIME magazine profiled Takei as the documentary film...

Top Ten Brad Takei Moments in the To Be Takei Documentary

Includes Spoilers! My partner Ledcat and I met the Takeis several years ago at a function at ToonSeum celebrating a Batman event. It was a very heady moment when George Takei stopped at the registration table and said "George and Brad Takei are here" then thrust out his wrist for his paper bracelet. Show More Summary

Get Your Very Own Limited Edition Spaceship for Only $23K

If you fancy yourself a hardcore science-fiction fan and have George Takei's Twitter account as your homepage, you're going to love MB&F's MusicMachine 2 (MM2), which was made by Reuge. Taking on the shape of a spacecraft, the fancy Swi... via JustLuxe.com

George Takei Says He Came Out Because Of Arnold Schwarzenegger

Star Trek actor George Takei has become something of a gay rights icon since coming out publicly in 2005. Takei, who famously was part of the first interracial kiss on television during his time on Trek, is now married to his longtime...Show More Summary

What It Mean "To Be Takei"

As a sometime theater critic, I try not to play for tickets and I rarely sit in the front row, but for George Takei's musical "Allegiance" I made an exception in 2012. That was not because I was a fan of "Star Trek: The Original Series"...Show More Summary

George Takei Is Always That Happy — Just Ask George Takei’s Husband

According to the person who knows him best, George Takei doesn’t become the George Takei whose unique voice you know and love until he’s had a cup of green tea. “When he wakes up in the morning, his voice is like this,” says the actor’s husband, Brad Takei, using a... More »

Fan Film Axanar Kickstarter Success

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

Thanks in part to the help of George Takei in getting the word out, the Star Trek: Axanar Kickstarter has far exceeded its original funding goal. Takei sent a tweet to his followers on the final day of the fundraising campaign. “Battlestations! RT if you want exciting new Star Trek filmmaking. Let’s make this happen–just […]

George Takei Gets Personal With 'To Be Takei,' Revealing Closeted Struggles And Hopes For The Future

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 renaissance as of late, sparked by his 2005 coming out and sustained, at least in part, by his...Show More Summary

News: George Takei, Nicki Minaj, Rick Perry, Doctor Who

3 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Nicki Minaj had a wardrobe malfunction at Sunday's VMAs. Rep. Aaron Schock makes talking to constituents about commercial barging look 'dam' sexy. Geroge Takei apologizes for posting photo of woman standing up in a wheelchair with the caption, 'There has...

A Deep Documentary about National Treasure George Takei

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

George Takei is a national treasure, and this loving documentary does him right, sharing the Takei family’s story of surviving US internment during World War II, unpacking the homoerotic significance of Star Trek’s Sulu, and giving us a lovely gawk... KEEP READING > >

George Takei Humbled "to Be Takei"

By Brian D'Ambrosio 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...Show More Summary

25 George Takei Quotes About LGBT Rights, Activism, and More

We’ve been anxious to set eyes on the new George Takei documentary, … Read More

Saint George

by Dish Staff Noting that people “don’t realize the patience it takes to be a good icon,” Jennifer M. Kroot suggests that George Takei is a sort of holy man for a secular age: We filmed George at the Emerald City Comicon where George signed autographs for four hours and did photo-ops with fans for […]

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