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George Takei Reveals the Full Story Behind His Comments on Gay Sulu – and Why He Told Star Trek Beyond Director Justin Lin: 'Don't Pay Tribute to Me'

George Takei Reveals the Full Story Behind His Comments on Gay Sulu

Originally posted 07/16/2016 11:35AM

George Takei is continuing to set the record straight about his complicated feelings towards the newly gay helmsman Sulu.

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Star Trek Beyond Cast Says There's No 'Spat' with George Takei Over Gay Sulu: 'It's a Great Discussion to Have'

Star Trek Beyond Cast Says There's No 'Spat' with George Takei Over Gay Sulu: 'It's a Great Discussion to Have'

Originally posted 07/15/2016 12:00PM

The cast of Star Trek Beyond says that George Takei has no qualms about the movie going boldly where no film has gone before.

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George Takei Sets Record Straight on Gay Sulu Comments: Star Trek Actor 'Delighted' with 'Daring Storytelling'

George Takei Sets Record Straight on Gay Sulu Comments: Star Trek Actor 'Delighted' with 'Daring Storytelling'

Originally posted 07/14/2016 10:30AM

Out actor George Takei is setting the record straight about previous comments he made criticizing director Justin Lin and writer Simon Pegg's decision to make the big-screen version of his Star Trek character gay in the latest installment of the popular film franchise, Star Trek Beyond.

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Star Trek Creator's Son Says Dad Would Be '100% in Favor' of Gay Character

Star Trek Creator's Son Says Dad Would Be '100% in Favor' of Gay Character

Originally posted 07/13/2016 01:30PM

The son of Gene Roddenberry, the creator of Star Trek, says his late father would have been proud to see a gay character onboard the Enterprise.

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Simon Pegg 'Respectfully Disagrees' with George Takei's Comments About His Gay Star Trek Character

Simon Pegg 'Respectfully Disagrees' with George Takei's Comments About His Gay Star Trek Character

Originally posted 07/09/2016 01:55PM

Simon Pegg is defending his decision to depict Hikaru Sulu (played by John Cho) as gay in the upcoming installment of the Star Trek movie franchise.

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George Takei Calls Star Trek Beyond's Gay Sulu 'Really Unfortunate'

Originally posted 07/08/2016 10:25AM

Out actor George Takei is not happy that the big-screen version of his Star Trek character is gay.

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Academy Issues Apology After Ang Lee, Sandra Oh, George Takei Send Letter of Protest Over Oscar Telecast's Asian Jokes

Academy Issues Apology After Ang Lee, Sandra Oh, George Takei Send Letter of Protest Over Oscar Telecast's Asian Jokes

Originally posted 03/15/2016 05:15PM

Twenty-five members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences who are of Asian descent sent a joint letter to the organization this week protesting what they called "tasteless and offensive skits" about Asians at the Oscars on Feb. 28.

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VIDEO: George Takei Was a Little Underwhelmed by the New Star Trek Beyond Trailer

Originally posted 12/16/2015 06:25PM

Resistance is futile, George Takei – Star Trek Beyond is coming, no matter what.

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George Takei Invites Donald Trump to His Broadway Show to Learn About Japanese-American Internment 'Unless You're Chicken'

George Takei Invites Donald Trump to His Broadway Show to Learn About Japanese-American Internment 'Unless You're Chicken'

Originally posted 12/10/2015 04:05PM

George Takei is throwing it down.

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