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George Takei

  1. casting
    George Takei Will Encounter Dark Forces in The Terror Season 2The anthology series will move to America during World War II.
  2. george takei
    Man Who Accused George Takei of Sexual Assault Walks Back Parts of His StoryTakei now says he’s happy “this nightmare is finally drawing to a close.”
  3. sexual assault
    George Takei Is ‘Shocked and Bewildered’ Over Sexual-Assault Claims Against Him“Right now it is a he said / he said situation.”
  4. George Takei Accused of Sexually Assaulting Actor in 1981Former model Scott R. Brunton alleges he passed out at the Star Trek actor’s home and awakened to find Takei removing his clothes.
  5. not the white house correspondents dinner
    Samantha Bee Imagines an Alternate Universe Where Hillary Clinton Is President“For a week after President Clinton won, we all heard this loud buzzing noise. I think it was the sound of the whizzing bullet we just dodged.”
  6. graphic novels
    George Takei Is Working on a Graphic Novel About His LifeTakei is bringing his experiences as a child in a World War II government-internment camp to a new medium.
  7. year in culture 2016
    2016: The Year in Asian-Americans Fighting Back in Hollywood2016’s conversations around representation saw Asian-Americans talking to each other, without the filter a white audience necessitates.
  8. flag burning
    George Takei Slams Trump’s Flag-Burning TweetThe Star Trek actor passionately defended freedom of speech.
  9. George Takei Responds to Internment As Precedent“It is more important than ever that the story of the internment be told and heard.”
  10. op-eds
    George Takei Doesn’t Want You To Unfriend People “Our answer must not be to shut them out as uncaring or bigoted, but to address their concerns.”
  11. everybody's a critic
    George Takei Has a New Gripe With Sulu Being Gay“Just hugging the baby and arm around the guy … and it’s over.”
  12. George Takei Steers the Late Show Ship When It Comes Under AttackHe makes young Stephen Colbert’s dreams come true. 
  13. coming out
    Takei Against Gay Sulu, But ‘Appreciates’ Choice“While I would have gone with the development of a new character in this instance, I do fully understand and appreciate what they are doing.”
  14. Pegg, Quinto on George Takei’s Reaction to Sulu“I don’t believe Gene Roddenberry’s decision to make the prime timeline’s Enterprise crew straight was an artistic one, more a necessity of the time.”
  15. coming out
    As an Homage to George Takei, John Cho’s Sulu Is Gay in Star Trek BeyondBoldly going where no franchise has gone before.
  16. reading is fundamental
    Takei: Doctor Strange Casting Is ‘Insulting’“Marvel must think we’re all idiots.”
  17. oscars 2016
    Academy Members Protest Oscars’ Asian Jokes#OscarsSoOffensive.
  18. a date to remember
    George Takei Gets Being Single on Valentine’s Day and Can Write a Mean PunOh, Valentine’s Day. Why.
  19. honest dudes
    George Takei Is Kind of Whatever About the New Star Trek Trailer“It doesn’t have that element that made … Gene Roddenberry’s Star Trek what it was.”
  20. theater
    Theater Reviews: Hir and AllegianceTaylor Mac and George Takei.
  21. chat room
    George Takei on Making His Broadway Debut in Allegiance“I intend to give the ‘Live long and prosper’ salute at the curtain call, when we can break character.”
  22. power couples
    George Takei Is Always That Happy — Just Ask George Takei’s HusbandThe Star Trek actor and social-media star is the subject of the the new documentary To Be Takei.
  23. movie review
    To Be Takei Lets Its Charming Subject Take OverA documentary by Jennifer M. Kroot.
  24. the gayness
    The Do I Sound Gay? Kickstarter Could Use a Little Last-Minute HelpStarring David Sedaris, George Takei, Tim Gunn, and more …
  25. party chat
    George Takei Fears NSA Spying Will Lead to Something Much Worse“We have to be ever vigilant against overstepping of the fundamental ideals of our democracy.”
  26. 50 shades of grey
    Listen to George Takei Read From Fifty Shades of GreyOh my, indeed.
  27. tumblrs
    Allow Star Trek’s George Takei to Share His Favorite Memes With You“I’m trying out this new ‘Tumblr’ program my intern told me about.”
  28. See an Epic Golden Girls/Star Wars Graphic Mash-upLuke, Betty White is your father.
  29. clickables
    Watch George Takei Call a Cease-fire Between Star Wars and Star Trek FansPlus, he zings Twilight and squeezes in a “May the Force be with you.”
  30. Celebrity Settings
    Courtney Cox Pays Homage to Britney Spears at Spago; Eva Mendes Hits Mercato diAnd it’s apparently been a loooong time since “The Dancing in the Dark” video.
  31. clickables
    Watch George Takei Call a Homophobic School-Board Member a Douchebag… And then call him a douchebag again. And again.
  32. gossipmonger
    Guy Is Furious With Madonna About Letting Rocco Wear the Yankees T-ShirtAnd also, before your day gets too crazy, you should probably know that Lindsay wears underwear all the time now. In the gossip roundup.
  33. gossipmonger
    Diddy Will Taxi, But Mariah Won’t ScoopHe’s much more mature than Mariah, who left her dog poop in front of Cavalli. Learn which other celebs can act like grown-ups in today’s gossip roundup!
  34. the early-evening news
    George Takei Sets Date for World’s First Same-Sex ‘Star Trek’ WeddingPlus ‘Bruno’ gets a release date, and David Sedaris is a liar no longer.
  35. quote machine
    Stephen Colbert Gives the Class of 2008 the Only Advice It Will Ever NeedPlus: Quotes from Anne Hathaway and Josh Groban!
  36. tube junkie
    How Bad Was Mr. Sulu’s Country Singing, Anyway?CBS canned ‘Secret Talents of the Stars’ after just one episode — want to see why?
  37. gossipmonger
    Ethan Hawke Pulls a Jude LawEthan Hawke is dating the woman who used to be his kids’ nanny. Mayor Bloomberg hit Joey Pantoliano with his car. Former Condé Nast chairman Steve Florio is still in the hospital despite having suffered a stroke two weeks ago. Former Sopranos star Aida Turturro left Stereo the other night after finding out that the stagehands’ strike was over. Fergie took the stage twenty minutes late at a Wilhelmina party because of a wardrobe malfunction. A fourteen-acre property in Southampton is going on sale for $59 million.
  38. gossipmonger
    There’s Plenty of Bill to Go Around, BoysFormer DNC chair Terry McAuliffe says he once had a fight with Harvey Weinstein over Bill Clinton; Weinstein denies it. Madonna didn’t fire back at Angelina Jolie over her adoption comments, but she did defend Rosie O’Donnell. Speaking of which: Rosie and Howard Stern used to be enemies but are now friends. Macy Gray was almost arrested in Barbados for cursing on stage. Lindsay Lohan’s mom is not exactly the best role model for Lindsay. New York Giant LaVar Arrington, on the other hand, is a good role model. An aide of City Council Speaker Christine Quinn senses some vulnerability in Assemblyman Andrew Hevesi’s hold on his seat, and may run for it. Dolce and Gabanna have a pictorial spread in W that some say is a cheap knockoff of a spread Tom Ford had in the same magazine. Disgraced former Miss Nevada might bare all (or, at least, more than you’ve seen) for Playboy. Stephen Dorff uses text messaging to try to pick up Australian model Miranda Kerr. The son of John Phillips and brother of Bijou Phillips wants to be famous. Sharon Stone’s Basic Instinct 2 was proclaimed the “Worst-Reviewed Movie of the Year” by Rotten Tomatoes. George Takei is too old to run marathons anymore. Rev. Ted Haggard’s former male prostitute, Mike Jones, is writing a book. Liz Smith enjoyed Rupert Everett’s autobiography.