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Birthday: Apr 20, 1937
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, USA

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.

Filmography
Movie Cast Year
The Curse of the Dragon Narrator (voice) 1993
Toyo's Camera Self 2009
To Be Takei Himself 2014
The Missing Scarf Narrator 2013
Josie's Castle Ken Tanaka 1971
Blood Oath Vice-Admiral Baron Takahashi 1990
Return from the River Kwai Lieutenant Tanaka 1989
Message From Hiroshima Narrator 2015
How William Shatner Changed The World Himself 2005
Moving Memories 1993
Live by the Fist Uncle Coronado 1993
And Then They Came for Us himself 2017
Year of the Dragon Fred Eng 1975
The Green Berets Captian Nim 1968
For the Love of Spock Himself 2016
Allegiance Sam Kimura / Ojii-Chan 2016
Yorktown: A Time to Heal Lt. Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu 1987
The Magic Pearl Ha Ping 1997
Ninja Cheerleaders Hiroshi 2008
Free Birds S.T.E.V.E. (voice) 2013
Kissinger and Nixon Le Duc Tho 1995
Roddenberry's Trek himself 2015
Cool Cat's Crazy Dream Himself 2019
The Soul of America Self 2020
Art of Submission Krang 2012
Hell to Eternity George Une 1960
Bug Buster Dr. Hiro Fujimoto 1998
Eat With Me George 2014
Space Milkshake Gary (voice) 2012
Tab Hunter Confidential Himself 2015
The Eavesdropper Dr. Hsieh 2004
Dark Vengeance Tanaka 2011
Star Trek: Beyond the Final Frontier Himself 2007
40 Years of Star Trek Himself 2006
Doctor Who's Who's Who 1986
The Best Bad Thing Mr. Yamanaka 1997
Kubo and the Two Strings Hosato (voice) 2016
Woman in Motion Self 2021
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock Hikaru Sulu 1984
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu 1989
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Hikaru Sulu 1991
Larry Crowne Dr. Matsutani 2011
Blazing Samurai Ohga 1970
Ava & Lala 2014
Kiss 'N' Tell: Romance in the 23rd Century 2004
To Boldly Go ... Season One 2004
The Star Trek Saga: From One Generation To The Next Himself 1988
Have I Got a Christmas for You Doctor 1977
Star Trek: The Motion Picture Lt. Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu 1979
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu 1986
Walk Don't Run Police Captain 1966
Ice Palace Wang 1960
Oblivion 2: Backlash Doc Valentine 1996
Strange Frame: Love & Sax Tamadamsa (voice) 2012
William Shatner's Star Trek Memories Himself 1995
Oblivion Doc Valentine 1994
Star Trek: A Captain's Log Himself 1994
Batman Beyond: The Movie Mr. Fixx (voice) 1999
Star Trek: 25th Anniversary Special Self 1991
An American Dream Attorney Ord Long 1966
Yamasong: March of the Hollows Elder Masook 2017
Who Gets the House? Elliott 1999
Do I Sound Gay? Himself 2015
Mulan II First Ancestor (voice) 2004
A.I. Assault Major Lane 2006
Scooby-Doo! and the Samurai Sword Old Man Samurai (voice) 2009
DC 9/11: Time of Crisis Norman Mineta 2003
Red Line 7000 Kato 1965
Birth of a Timeless Legacy 2004
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Cmdr. Hikaru Sulu 1982
Trekkies Himself 1997
The Big Mouth Diamond Jeweler (uncredited) 1967
Aliens Stole My Body Phil the Plant (voice) 2020
8 Dr. William Tam 2012
Futurama: Bender's Game Himself (voice) 2008
Which Way to the Front? Yamashita 1970
Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner Himself 2006
The Pool Boys Maitre D (Joon) 2009
Mulan First Ancestor (voice) 1998
Gigantis the Fire Monster Commander of Landing Craft Ikeda (voice) 1959
Never So Few Soldier in Hospital (uncredited) 1959
The Gettysburg Address Self 2015
Annul Victory Self 2009
PT 109 Helmsman on Japanese Destroyer (uncredited) 1963
The Great Buck Howard George Takei 2008
Entourage George Takei 2015
Finishing the Game: The Search for a New Bruce Lee Man in Black (Voice) 2007
These Amazing Shadows Self 2011
Star Trek: Inside the Roddenberry Vault Self 2016
Backyard Blockbusters Sulu (archive footage) 2012
You Don't Mess with the Zohan George Takei 2008
Series Cast Year
Batman Beyond 1999
The Simpsons Akira Kurosawa (voice) 1989
The Big Bang Theory Self 2007
Futurama 1999
Space Cases 1996
My Three Sons 1960
Heroes Kaito Nakamura 2006
Star Trek: Voyager Captain Sulu 1995
Miami Vice 1984
Kim Possible 2002
Perry Mason 1957
Star Wars: The Clone Wars Lok Durd 2008
Scrubs George Takei 2001
Secret Talents of the Stars 2008
Lightning Force 1991
In the House 1995
Freddie Martin 2005
The Gallant Men 1962
Jackie Chan Adventures 2000
Star Trek Hikaru Sulu 1966
Hey Arnold! 1996
Kung Fu: The Legend Continues 1993
Son of the Beach 2000
Spider-Man 1994
According to Jim 2001
Early Edition 1996
Chico and the Man 1974
Star Trek: The Animated Series Hikaru Sulu (voice) 1973
Malcolm in the Middle George Takei 2000
Hawaii Five-O 1968
MacGyver 1985
The Early Show 1999
Mission: Impossible 1966
Brotherly Love 1995
Will & Grace 1998
Ironside 1967
The Islanders 1960
Hallmark Hall of Fame Doctor 1951
Psych George Takei 2006
Mister Roberts 1965
Hawaiian Eye 1959
El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera 2007
The Twilight Zone Arthur Takamori / Taro 1959
Bring Back... 2005
Muppets Tonight 1996
Vega$ 1978
Chowder 2007
Matt Houston 1982
Felony Squad 1966
Once a Thief 1996
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre 1963
Alienated 2003
Baby Blues 2000
Adventure Time Ricardio 2010
Party Down 2009
GMTV 1993
All Star Mr & Mrs 2008
Live from Studio Five 2009
Community Himself (voice) 2009
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Himself 1996
Supah Ninjas Hattori 'Hologramps' Fukanaga 2011
StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson Self 2015
Star Trek: Phase II Sulu 2004
Elena of Avalor King Toshi (voice) 2016
The Suite Life on Deck Rome Tipton 2008
Fresh Off the Boat Bernard 2015
The Terror Nobuhiro Yamato / Yamato-san 2018
Lost Girl Engelram 2010
BoJack Horseman Audiobook Narrator (voice) 2014
American Dad! 2005
Love Monster Elder Panda (voice) 2020
Visible: Out On Television Himself 2020
Real Time with Bill Maher Self 2003
Star Trek: Short Treks Hikaru Sulu (voice) (archive footage) 2018
Cory in the House Ronald 2007
Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? George Takei (voice) 2019
Avatar: The Last Airbender Warden (voice) 2005
Samurai Jack Warrior #4 (voice) 2001
V.I.P. KOP's Voice / Self 1998
The New Normal Sam 2012
Diagnosis: Murder Man In Black 1993
Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated Mr. Wang / White Wizard (voice) 2010
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