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George Takei

George Hosato Takei Altman (born April 20, 1937) is an American actor of Japanese descent, best known for his role in the television series Star Trek, in which he played Hikaru Sulu, helmsman of the USS Enterprise. He is a proponent of gay rights and active in state and local politics as well as continuing his acting career. He has won several awards and accolades in his work on human rights and Japanese-American relations, including his work with the Japanese American National Museum. Description above from the Wikipedia article George Takei, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Apr 20, 1937 In Los Angeles - California - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Blazing Samurai
Latest Project:
Series Howard Stern on Demand 2018
Known For
Poster of Adventure Time
Poster of Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Poster of Will & Grace
Poster of Star Trek: Voyager
Movie Blazing Samurai Ohga 2019
Series Howard Stern on Demand Unknown 2018
Movie The Jetsons & WWE: Robo-WrestleMania! Yamashita 2017-02-28
Movie Animal Crackers Himself 2017-09-01
Movie Yamasong: March of the Hollows Elder Masook 2017-09-10
Movie Kubo and the Two Strings Hosato (voice) 2016-08-18
Series Elena of Avalor King Toshi (voice) 2016-07-22
Movie For the Love of Spock Himself 2016-09-09
Movie George Takei's Allegiance Broadway Sam Kimura / Ojii-Chan 2016-12-13
Movie Tab Hunter Confidential Himself 2015-03-15
Series StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson Himself 2015-04-20
Movie Entourage George Takei 2015-06-03
Movie Message From Hiroshima Narrator 2015-08-04
Movie Roddenberry's Trek himself 2015-06-05
Movie To Be Takei Himself 2014-08-22
Movie Do I Sound Gay? Himself 2014-07-10
Movie Ava & Lala 2014-10-01
Movie Eat with Me George 2014-12-05
Movie The Politician's Husband 2013-04-25
Movie The Missing Scarf Narrator 2013-07-13
Movie Free Birds S.T.E.V.E. (voice) 2013-10-30
Movie 8 Dr. William Tam 2012-03-03
Movie Space Milkshake Gary (voice) 2012-10-26
Movie Strange Frame: Love & Sax Tamadamsa (voice) 2012-05-03
Movie Cowgirls n' Angels Himself 2012-05-25
Series Supah Ninjas Hattori 'Hologramps' Fukanaga 2011-01-17
Movie Larry Crowne Dr. Matsutani 2011-06-30
Movie Dark Vengeance Tanaka 2011-05-11
Movie These Amazing Shadows himself 2011-01-22
Series Adventure Time Unknown 2010-04-05
Movie Knight and Day Yamashita 2010-06-15
Movie Sondheim! The Birthday Concert Lt. Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu 2010-11-26
Series Party Down Unknown 2009-03-20
Movie Scooby-Doo! and the Samurai Sword Old Man Samurai (voice) 2009-01-01
Movie Art of Submission Krang 2009-01-15
Movie Toyo's Camera Himself 2009-04-11
Series Community Himself (Voice) 2009-09-17
Movie Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: Live himself 2009-11-03
Movie Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Doc Valentine 2009-05-20
Movie 21 Himself 2008-03-27
Movie Hermie: And The High Seas Police Captain 2008-01-01
Movie The Great Buck Howard George Takei 2008-01-18
Series All Star Mr & Mrs Unknown 2008-04-12
Movie Ninja Cheerleaders Hiroshi 2008-05-10
Series Star Wars: The Clone Wars Unknown 2008-10-03
Series The Suite Life on Deck Rome Tipton 2008-09-26
Movie Hard Revenge, Milly Elder Masook 2008-08-09
Movie Lost Boys: The Tribe Himself 2008-07-29
Movie Taking Liberties Since 1997 Himself 2007-01-01
Series Chowder Unknown 2007-11-16
Series El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera Unknown 2007-03-03
Series The Big Bang Theory Unknown 2007-09-24
Series Psych lui-même 2006-07-07
Movie Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner Himself 2006-08-20
Series Heroes Kaito Nakamura 2006-09-25
Movie A.I. Assault Major Lane 2006-09-11
Movie Waiting... Narrator 2005-10-07
Series Bring Back... Unknown 2005-05-10
Series Freddie Unknown 2005-10-12
Movie How William Shatner Changed The World Himself 2005-11-13
Movie The Eavesdropper Dr. Hsieh 2004-01-01
Series Star Trek: Phase II Sulu 2004-10-08
Movie Mulan II First Ancestor 2004-11-03
Movie 21 Grams Narrator 2003-09-06
Movie DC 9/11: Time of Crisis Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta 2003-09-07
Movie Mauvais esprit Doc Valentine 2003-11-05
Series Kim Possible Unknown 2002-06-07
Movie Scary Movie 2 Yamashita 2001-07-04
Series Samurai Jack Unknown 2001-08-10
Series Scrubs Unknown 2001-10-02
Series According to Jim Unknown 2001-10-03
Movie Mickey's House of Villains Doc Valentine 2001-11-15
Series Malcolm in the Middle Unknown 2000-01-09
Series Son of the Beach Unknown 2000-03-15
Series Baby Blues Unknown 2000-07-28
Series Jackie Chan Adventures Unknown 2000-09-09
Movie Raped by an Angel 4: The Rapist's Union Dr. Hsieh 1999-01-01
Series Batman Beyond Unknown 1999-01-10
Series Futurama Unknown 1999-03-28
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Movie Who Gets the House? Elliott 1999-06-15
Movie WWE Over the Edge Tamadamsa (voice) 1999-05-23
Movie Bug Buster Dr. Hiro Fujimoto 1998-01-18
Series Will & Grace Unknown 1998-09-21
Movie Mulan First Ancestor (voice) 1998-06-18
Movie The Best Bad Thing Mr. Yamanaka 1997-05-05
Movie Trekkies Himself 1997-10-18
Movie Oblivion 2: Backlash Doc Valentine 1996-04-02
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Himself 1996-07-22
Series Muppets Tonight Unknown 1996-03-08
Series Early Edition Unknown 1996-09-28
Series Hey Arnold! Unknown 1996-10-07
Series Once a Thief Unknown 1996-09-29
Movie William Shatner's Star Trek Memories Himself 1995-01-01
Movie The Snow Queen George 1995-01-01
Series Brotherly Love Unknown 1995-09-16
Movie Kissinger and Nixon Le Duc Tho 1995-12-10
Series Star Trek: Voyager Unknown 1995-01-16
Movie The Great Conqueror's Concubine 1994-06-04
Movie Oblivion Doc Valentine 1994-06-06
Series Spider-Man Unknown 1994-11-19
Movie Live by the Fist Uncle Coronado 1993-01-01
Movie The Curse of the Dragon Narrator 1993-01-01
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Series Kung Fu: The Legend Continues Unknown 1993-01-27
Movie The Hawk Captian Nim 1993-12-03
Movie Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Hikaru Sulu 1991-12-05
Movie Silent Night, Deadly Night 5: The Toy Maker Attorney Ord Long 1991-11-06
Movie Prisoners of the Sun Vice-Admiral Baron Takahashi 1990-07-26
Movie Return from the River Kwai Lieutenant Tanaka 1989-04-07
Movie Star Trek V: The Final Frontier Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu 1989-06-09
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Friendship's Death Uncle Coronado 1987-08-17
Movie Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu 1986-11-25
Movie 'Doctor Who' Who's Who 1986-08-13
Series MacGyver Unknown 1985-09-29
Movie Star Trek III: The Search for Spock Hikaru Sulu 1984-05-31
Series Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16
Series Matt Houston Unknown 1982-09-26
Movie Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu 1982-06-03
Movie Star Trek: The Motion Picture Lt. Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu 1979-12-06
Series Vega$ Unknown 1978-04-25
Series Chico and the Man Unknown 1974-09-13
Series Star Trek: The Animated Series Hikaru Sulu (voice) 1973-09-08
Movie The Invincible Sword Major Lane 1971-01-01
Movie Josie's Castle Ken Tanaka 1971-06-01
Movie Which Way to the Front? Yamashita 1970-09-03
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Movie The Green Berets Captian Nim 1968-07-04
Series Ironside Unknown 1967-03-28
Series Mission: Impossible Unknown 1966-09-17
Movie Walk Don't Run Police Captain 1966-01-01
Movie An American Dream Attorney Ord Long 1966-08-31
Series Star Trek Hikaru Sulu 1966-09-08
Series Felony Squad Unknown 1966-09-12
Movie Red Line 7000 Kato 1965-11-09
Series Mister Roberts Unknown 1965-09-17
Movie PT 109 Helmsman on Japanese Destroyer (uncredited) 1963-06-19
Series The Gallant Men Unknown 1962-10-05
Movie Ice Palace Wang 1960-01-02
Series My Three Sons Unknown 1960-09-29
Movie Hell to Eternity George Une 1960-08-01
Movie Never So Few Soldier in Hospital (uncredited) 1959-12-07
Series Hawaiian Eye Unknown 1959-10-07
Series The Twilight Zone Unknown 1959-10-02
Series Perry Mason Unknown 1957-09-21
Movie Man in the Attic Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta 1953-12-23
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24