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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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Born:
Apr 20, 1937 In Los Angeles - California - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
129
First Appeared:
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie Blazing Samurai 2018-01-01
Known For
Poster of Adventure Time
Poster of Heroes
Poster of Scrubs
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography

Howard Stern on Demand (2018)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Blazing Samurai (2018)

Family Comedy Animation Action
Movie
as Ohga
0.0 2 votes

How William Shatner Changed the World (2018)

Series
as Unknown
4 1 votes

Elena of Avalor (2016)

Family Animation
Series
as King Toshi (voice)
4.9 14 votes

Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)

Animation Adventure Family
Movie
as Hosato (voice)
7.6 880 votes

For the Love of Spock (2016)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
7.8 44 votes

George Takei's Allegiance Broadway (2016)

History Drama Music
Movie
as Sam Kimura / Ojii-Chan

StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson (2015)

Talk
Series
as Himself
6.3 4 votes

Tab Hunter Confidential (2015)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
7.6 8 votes

Entourage (2015)

Comedy
Movie
as George Takei
6.2 484 votes

Yamasong: March of the Hollows (2015)

Fantasy
Movie
as Elder Masook
1.0 1 votes

Roddenberry's Trek (2015)

Documentary
Movie
as himself

Message From Hiroshima (2015)

Documentary
Movie
as Narrator

Do I Sound Gay? (2014)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6.2 18 votes

To Be Takei (2014)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6.8 22 votes

Eat with Me (2014)

Romance Comedy
Movie
as George
7.4 10 votes

Ava & Lala (2014)

Movie

The Missing Scarf (2013)

Movie
as Narrator
9.3 3 votes

Free Birds (2013)

Animation Comedy Family
Movie
as S.T.E.V.E. (voice)
5.7 239 votes

Strange Frame: Love & Sax (2012)

Science Fiction Romance Action Animation
Movie
as Tamadamsa (voice)
6.5 5 votes

8 (2012)

Movie
as Dr. William Tam

Space Milkshake (2012)

Science Fiction Comedy
Movie
as Gary (voice)
5.7 17 votes

These Amazing Shadows (2011)

Documentary
Movie
as himself
7.6 23 votes

Supah Ninjas (2011)

Action & Adventure
Series
as Hattori 'Hologramps' Fukanaga
3.7 3 votes

Larry Crowne (2011)

Comedy Romance Drama
Movie
as Dr. Matsutani
5.7 340 votes

Adventure Time (2010)

Fantasy Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.7 93 votes

Scooby-Doo! and the Samurai Sword (2009)

Animation Comedy Family
Movie
as Old Man Samurai (voice)
7.2 13 votes

Party Down (2009)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.4 39 votes

Art of Submission (2009)

Action
Movie
as Krang
4.6 6 votes

Toyo's Camera (2009)

Documentary War History
Movie
as Himself

Live from Studio Five (2009)

Series
as Unknown
3.2 3 votes

Community (2009)

Comedy
Series
as Himself (Voice)
7.8 263 votes

The Great Buck Howard (2008)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as George Takei
6.0 85 votes

Secret Talents of the Stars (2008)

Reality
Series

Ninja Cheerleaders (2008)

Action Comedy
Movie
as Hiroshi
3.7 13 votes

Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008)

Action & Adventure Animation Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
7.4 92 votes

All Star Mr & Mrs (2008)

Series
as Unknown

Star Trek: Beyond the Final Frontier (2007)

Series
as Unknown

El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera (2007)

Action & Adventure Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
1.0 2 votes

Chowder (2007)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.7 11 votes

The Big Bang Theory (2007)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 1859 votes

Psych (2006)

Mystery Drama Comedy
Series
as lui-même
7.7 139 votes

Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner (2006)

Comedy
Movie
as Himself
6.6 11 votes

A.I. Assault (2006)

Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as Major Lane
3.4 6 votes

Heroes (2006)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama
Series
as Kaito Nakamura
6.9 398 votes

Bring Back... (2005)

Comedy Documentary
Series
as Unknown
6.0 1 votes

How William Shatner Changed The World (2005)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
4.3 4 votes

Freddie (2005)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
4.0 1 votes

Star Trek: Phase II (2004)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Sulu
8.5 2 votes

The Eavesdropper (2004)

Drama Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as Dr. Hsieh
6.4 4 votes

Mulan II (2004)

Animation Comedy Family Action
Movie
as First Ancestor
6.0 377 votes

Alienated (2003)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown

DC 9/11: Time of Crisis (2003)

Drama History
Movie
as Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta
1 1 votes

Kim Possible (2002)

Action & Adventure Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.4 36 votes

Samurai Jack (2001)

Action & Adventure Animation Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
7.8 51 votes

According to Jim (2001)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.6 58 votes

Scrubs (2001)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.6 318 votes

Malcolm in the Middle (2000)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.4 205 votes

Son of the Beach (2000)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.6 6 votes

Baby Blues (2000)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Jackie Chan Adventures (2000)

Animation Action & Adventure Sci-Fi & Fantasy Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.8 43 votes

Futurama (1999)

Animation Comedy Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
8.0 416 votes

Batman Beyond (1999)

Animation Action & Adventure Mystery
Series
as Unknown
7.7 62 votes

Who Gets the House? (1999)

Drama Family Comedy
Movie
as Elliott

The Early Show (1999)

News
Series
as Unknown

Mulan (1998)

Animation Family Adventure
Movie
as First Ancestor (voice)
7.6 1821 votes

Bug Buster (1998)

Comedy Horror
Movie
as Dr. Hiro Fujimoto
2.7 3 votes

Will & Grace (1998)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.5 87 votes

The Best Bad Thing (1997)

Drama Family
Movie
as Mr. Yamanaka

Trekkies (1997)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6.4 21 votes

Muppets Tonight (1996)

Comedy Family
Series
as Unknown
7.0 3 votes

Space Cases (1996)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
9.5 2 votes

Oblivion 2: Backlash (1996)

Science Fiction
Movie
as Doc Valentine
5.5 3 votes

Hey Arnold! (1996)

Animation Comedy Family
Series
as Unknown
6.7 60 votes

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996)

News Comedy
Series
as Himself
7.0 107 votes

Once a Thief (1996)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.0 1 votes

Early Edition (1996)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.5 33 votes

Star Trek: Voyager (1995)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7.7 211 votes

William Shatner's Star Trek Memories (1995)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself

Brotherly Love (1995)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.5 2 votes

In the House (1995)

Series
as Unknown
10. 1 votes

Kissinger and Nixon (1995)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Le Duc Tho
10 1 votes

Oblivion (1994)

Adventure Science Fiction Western Comedy
Movie
as Doc Valentine
6.1 8 votes

Spider-Man (1994)

Animation Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7.5 54 votes

Live by the Fist (1993)

Movie
as Uncle Coronado
8.0 1 votes

The Curse of the Dragon (1993)

Documentary
Movie
as Narrator
7.5 5 votes

Kung Fu: The Legend Continues (1993)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
5.3 11 votes

GMTV (1993)

News
Series
as Unknown

Lightning Force (1991)

Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)

Science Fiction Action Adventure Thriller
Movie
as Hikaru Sulu
6.7 395 votes

Prisoners of the Sun (1990)

Drama War Foreign
Movie
as Vice-Admiral Baron Takahashi
4.5 2 votes

Return from the River Kwai (1989)

War
Movie
as Lieutenant Tanaka
3.8 5 votes

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 1015 votes

Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)

Science Fiction Action Adventure Thriller
Movie
as Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu
5.5 337 votes

'Doctor Who' Who's Who (1986)

Movie

Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)

Science Fiction Adventure
Movie
as Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu
6.8 445 votes

MacGyver (1985)

Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7.3 134 votes

Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)

Science Fiction Action Adventure Thriller
Movie
as Hikaru Sulu
6.3 399 votes

Miami Vice (1984)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.1 68 votes

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)

Action Adventure Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu
7.2 623 votes

Matt Houston (1982)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.6 5 votes

Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

Science Fiction Adventure Mystery
Movie
as Lt. Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu
6.2 487 votes

Vega$ (1978)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.5 3 votes

Chico and the Man (1974)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.0 5 votes

Star Trek: The Animated Series (1973)

Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Hikaru Sulu (voice)
6.1 15 votes

Josie's Castle (1971)

Drama
Movie
as Ken Tanaka
5.0 1 votes

Which Way to the Front? (1970)

Comedy
Movie
as Yamashita
4.4 6 votes

The Green Berets (1968)

War Drama
Movie
as Captian Nim
6 28 votes

Hawaii Five-O (1968)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.8 22 votes

Ironside (1967)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.5 20 votes

An American Dream (1966)

Drama
Movie
as Attorney Ord Long
5 1 votes

Walk Don't Run (1966)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Police Captain
6.2 17 votes

Felony Squad (1966)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown

Star Trek (1966)

Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Hikaru Sulu
8.0 279 votes

Mission: Impossible (1966)

Action & Adventure Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.3 38 votes

Mister Roberts (1965)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
10. 1 votes

Red Line 7000 (1965)

Action Drama
Movie
as Kato
4.0 6 votes

PT 109 (1963)

Drama War
Movie
as Helmsman on Japanese Destroyer (uncredited)
6.5 2 votes

Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.0 1 votes

The Gallant Men (1962)

Series
as Unknown

Ice Palace (1960)

Adventure Drama
Movie
as Wang
6.2 3 votes

Hell to Eternity (1960)

Drama War
Movie
as George Une
10 1 votes

The Islanders (1960)

Series
as Unknown

My Three Sons (1960)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.2 8 votes

The Twilight Zone (1959)

Comedy Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
8.2 154 votes

Hawaiian Eye (1959)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.5 2 votes

Never So Few (1959)

Action Drama War
Movie
as Soldier in Hospital (uncredited)
5.8 16 votes

Perry Mason (1957)

Mystery Drama Crime Family
Series
as Unknown
7.8 28 votes

Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)

Drama
Series
as Unknown