George Takei

Biography

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.

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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Known Credits 127

Birthday 1937-04-20

Place of Birth Los Angeles - California - USA

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Blazing Samurai as Ohga
2016 For the Love of Spock as Himself
2016 Kubo and the Two Strings as Hosato (voice)
2016 Elena of Avalor(1 episode) as King Toshi (voice)
2015 Yamasong: March of the Hollows as Elder Masook
2015 Message From Hiroshima as Narrator
2015 Roddenberry's Trek as himself
2015 Entourage as George Takei
2015 StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson(1 episode) as Himself
2015 Tab Hunter Confidential as Himself
2014 Eat with Me as George
2014 Ava & Lala
2014 To Be Takei as Himself
2014 Do I Sound Gay? as Himself
2013 Free Birds as S.T.E.V.E. (voice)
2013 The Missing Scarf as Narrator
2012 Space Milkshake as Gary (voice)
2012 Strange Frame: Love & Sax as Tamadamsa (voice)
2012 8 as Dr. William Tam
2011 Larry Crowne as Dr. Matsutani
2011 These Amazing Shadows as himself
2011 Supah Ninjas(39 episodes) as Hattori 'Hologramps' Fukanaga
2010 Adventure Time(1 episode)
2009 Community(1 episode) as Himself (Voice)
2009 Live from Studio Five(1 episode)
2009 Toyo's Camera as Himself
2009 Party Down(1 episode)
2009 Art of Submission as Krang
2009 Scooby-Doo! and the Samurai Sword as Old Man Samurai (voice)
2008 Star Wars: The Clone Wars(1 episode)
2008 Ninja Cheerleaders as Hiroshi
2008 All Star Mr & Mrs(1 episode)
2008 Secret Talents of the Stars(2 episodes)
2008 The Great Buck Howard as George Takei
2007 Chowder(1 episode)
2007 The Big Bang Theory(1 episode)
2007 El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera(1 episode)
2007 Star Trek: Beyond the Final Frontier(0 episodes)
2006 Heroes(17 episodes) as Kaito Nakamura
2006 A.I. Assault as Major Lane
2006 Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner as Himself
2006 Psych(1 episode) as lui-même
2005 How William Shatner Changed The World as Himself
2005 Freddie(1 episode)
2004 Mulan II as First Ancestor
2004 Star Trek: Phase II(1 episode) as Sulu
2004 The Eavesdropper
2003 DC 9/11: Time of Crisis as Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta
2003 Alienated(1 episode)
2002 Kim Possible(2 episodes)
2001 According to Jim(1 episode)
2001 Scrubs(1 episode)
2001 Samurai Jack(1 episode)
2000 Jackie Chan Adventures(1 episode)
2000 Baby Blues(1 episode)
2000 Son of the Beach(1 episode)
2000 Malcolm in the Middle(1 episode)
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1999 Who Gets the House? as Elliott
1999 Futurama(2 episodes)
1999 Batman Beyond(2 episodes)
1998 Will & Grace(1 episode)
1998 Mulan as First Ancestor (voice)
1998 Bug Buster as Dr. Hiro Fujimoto
1997 Trekkies as Himself
1997 The Best Bad Thing as Mr. Yamanaka
1996 Hey Arnold!(1 episode)
1996 Once a Thief(1 episode)
1996 Early Edition(1 episode)
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode)
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode) as Himself
1996 Oblivion 2: Backlash as Doc Valentine
1996 Muppets Tonight(1 episode)
1996 Space Cases(1 episode)
1995 Kissinger and Nixon as Le Duc Tho
1995 Brotherly Love(1 episode)
1995 In the House(1 episode)
1995 Star Trek: Voyager(1 episode)
1995 William Shatner's Star Trek Memories as Himself
1994 Spider-Man(1 episode)
1993 Kung Fu: The Legend Continues(1 episode)
1993 The Curse of the Dragon as Narrator
1993 Live by the Fist
1993 GMTV(1 episode)
1991 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country as Hikaru Sulu
1991 Lightning Force(2 episodes)
1990 Prisoners of the Sun as Vice-Admiral Baron Takahashi
1989 The Simpsons(4 episodes)
1989 Star Trek V: The Final Frontier as Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu
1989 Return from the River Kwai as Lieutenant Tanaka
1986 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home as Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu
1986 'Doctor Who' Who's Who
1985 MacGyver(1 episode)
1984 Miami Vice(1 episode)
1984 Star Trek III: The Search for Spock as Hikaru Sulu
1982 Matt Houston(1 episode)
1982 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan as Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu
1979 Star Trek: The Motion Picture as Lt. Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu
1978 Vega$(1 episode)
1974 Chico and the Man(1 episode)
1973 Star Trek: The Animated Series(4 episodes)
1973 Star Trek: The Animated Series(24 episodes) as Hikaru Sulu (voice)
1971 Josie's Castle as Ken Tanaka
1970 Which Way to the Front? as Yamashita
1968 Hawaii Five-O(1 episode)
1968 The Green Berets as Captian Nim
1967 Ironside(1 episode)
1966 Mission: Impossible(1 episode)
1966 Felony Squad(1 episode)
1966 Star Trek(80 episodes) as Hikaru Sulu
1966 An American Dream as Attorney Ord Long
1966 Walk Don't Run as Police Captain
1965 Red Line 7000 as Kato
1965 Mister Roberts(1 episode)
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre(1 episode)
1963 PT 109 as Helmsman on Japanese Destroyer (uncredited)
1962 The Gallant Men(1 episode)
1960 The Islanders(1 episode)
1960 My Three Sons(1 episode)
1960 Hell to Eternity as George Une
1960 Ice Palace as Wang
1959 Never So Few as Soldier in Hospital (uncredited)
1959 Hawaiian Eye(4 episodes)
1959 The Twilight Zone(1 episode)
1957 Perry Mason(1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame(1 episode)
1900 Howard Stern on Demand(0 episodes)
1900 How William Shatner Changed the World(0 episodes)
1900 Bring Back...(1 episode)

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