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Although primarily known for playing Hikaru Sulu in the television series Star Trek (1966) and the first six features, George Takei has had a varied career acting in television, feature films, live theater and radio. He also is a successful writer and community activist. George Takei was born Hosato Takei on April 20, 1937, in Boyle Heights, Los ... See full bio »
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 2015 BoJack Horseman (TV Series)
Audiobook Narrator
- Brand New Couch (2015) ... Audiobook Narrator (voice)
 2015 Miles from Tomorrowland (TV Series)
Spectrix
- The Neptune Adventure/Eye to Eye (2015) ... Spectrix (voice)
 2015 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
Reverend Matsuda
- Duct Soup (2015) ... Reverend Matsuda
 2015 Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero (TV Series)
Sashi's Dad
- Flurgle Burgle (2015) ... Sashi's Dad (voice)
 2011-2014 The Problem Solverz (TV Series)
Narrator / Mr. Konishi
- Neon Knome (2014) ... Narrator (voice)
- Videogamez (2011) ... Mr. Konishi (voice)
 2014 Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (TV Series)
Master Cheng
- The Real Dragon Warrior (2014) ... Master Cheng (voice)
 2012-2014 Archer (TV Series)
Mr. Moto
- Archer Vice: A Debt of Honor (2014) ... Mr. Moto (voice)
- Drift Problem (2012) ... Mr. Moto (voice)
 2013 Lost Girl (TV Series)
Engelram / Snake Man / Amphisbaena
- In Memoriam (2013) ... Engelram / Snake Man / Amphisbaena
 2013 Ultimate Spider-Man (TV Series)
Elder Monk
- Journey of the Iron Fist (2013) ... Elder Monk (voice)
 2011-2013 Supah Ninjas (TV Series)
Grandfather / Kagema Fukanaga
- Spring Fling (2013) ... Grandfather (credit only)
- M@yhem (2013) ... Grandfather (credit only)
- Wallflower (2013) ... Grandfather (credit only)
- Finding Forster (2013) ... Grandfather (credit only)
 1991-2013 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Sushi Chef / Waiter / Wink, the Game Show Host / ...
- What Animated Women Want (2013) ... Sushi Chef (voice)
- A Hunka Hunka Burns in Love (2001) ... Waiter (voice)
- Thirty Minutes Over Tokyo (1999) ... Wink, the Game Show Host (voice)
 2012-2013 Transformers Prime (TV Series)
Alpha Trion
- Rebellion (2013) ... Alpha Trion (voice)
- Alpha; Omega (2012) ... Alpha Trion (voice)
 2012 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Uncle Choi
- Kahu (2012) ... Uncle Choi
 2012 The New Normal (TV Series)
Sam
- Para-New Normal Activity (2012) ... Sam
 2010-2012 Adventure Time (TV Series)
Ricardio
- Lady & Peebles (2012) ... Ricardio (voice)
- Ricardio the Heart Guy (2010) ... Ricardio (voice)
 2011-2012 Pound Puppies (TV Series)
Mr. Julius / Monsiuer Mitch
- The Ruff Ruff Bunch (2012) ... Mr. Julius / Monsiuer Mitch (voice)
- My Fair Rebound (2011) ... Mr. Julius (voice)
 2011 Fish Hooks (TV Series)
Bird / Robot
- Halloween Haul (2011) ... Bird / Robot (voice)
- Flying Fish (2011) ... Bird / Robot (voice)
 2011 Handy Manny (TV Series)
Mr. Wong
- The Great Garage Rescue (2011) ... Mr. Wong (voice)
 2011 Phineas and Ferb (TV Series)
Positive Re-enforement Machine
- Perry the Actorpus/Bullseye! (2011) ... Positive Re-enforement Machine (voice)
 2011 True Justice (TV Series)
Tanaka
 2011 Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (TV Series)
Mr. Wang / White Wizard
- Dragon's Secret (2011) ... Mr. Wang / White Wizard (voice)
 2011 Glenn Martin DDS (TV Series)
George Takei
- GlennHog Day (2011) ... George Takei (voice)
 2010-2011 The Super Hero Squad Show (TV Series)
Galactus
- Alienating with the Surfer! (2011) ... Galactus (voice)
- This Al Dente Earth! (2010) ... Galactus (voice)
- Last Exit Before Doomsday! (2010) ... Galactus (voice)
 2010 Community (TV Series)
George Takei
- Epidemiology (2010) ... George Takei (voice)
 2010 The Suite Life on Deck (TV Series)
Rome Tipton
- Starship Tipton (2010) ... Rome Tipton
 2008-2009 Chowder (TV Series)
Fois Gras
- Hands on a Big Mixer (2009) ... Fois Gras (voice)
 2009 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series)
Jon Gosselin
- Episode #8.10 (2009) ... Jon Gosselin
 2009 Transformers: Animated (TV Series)
Yoketron
- Five Servos of Doom (2009) ... Yoketron (voice)
 2009 Star Wars: The Clone Wars (TV Series)
Lok Durd
- Defenders of Peace (2009) ... Lok Durd (voice)
 2003-2007 Kim Possible (TV Series)
Sensei
- Graduation: Part 2 (2007) ... Sensei (voice)
- Graduation: Part 1 (2007) ... Sensei (voice)
- Oh No! Yono! (2007) ... Sensei (voice)
- Big Bother (2007) ... Sensei (voice)
- Gorilla Fist (2005) ... Sensei (voice)
 2007 Cory in the House (TV Series)
Ronald
 2007 According to Jim (TV Series)
George Takei
- The Grill II (2007) ... George Takei (voice)
 2007 El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera (TV Series)
Seventh Samurai
- Yellow Pantera/Rising Son ... Seventh Samurai (voice)
 2006 Drawn Together (TV Series)
George Takei
 2006 A.I. Assault (TV Movie)
Major Lane
 2006 Will & Grace (TV Series)
George Takei
 2006 Freddie (TV Series)
Martin
- Recipe for Disaster (2006) ... Martin
 2006 The X's (TV Series)
Tranquilizer
- To Err Is Truman/No More Mrs. Nice X (2006) ... Tranquilizer (voice)
 2005 Avatar: The Last Airbender (TV Series)
Warden
- Imprisoned (2005) ... Warden (voice)
 1997-2004 Hey Arnold! (TV Series)
Kyo Heyerdahl / Phoebe's Father
- Freeze Frame/Phoebe Cheats (1997) ... Phoebe's Father (voice)
 2004 Scrubs (TV Series)
Priest
 2003 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
Rev. Daniel Tanaka
- Episode #1.7784 (2003) ... Rev. Daniel Tanaka
 2003 The Bronx Bunny Show (TV Series)
George Takei
 2003 The Brak Show (TV Series)
Television Executive
- Sexy New Brak Show Go (2003) ... Television Executive (uncredited)
 2003 Watching Ellie (TV Series)
George Takei
- Fruit Shots (2003) ... George Takei
 2002 Samurai Jack (TV Series)
Warrior #4
- Jack Versus Demongo, the Soul Collector (2002) ... Warrior #4 (voice)
 2002 Son of the Beach (TV Series)
Grandfather
- Empty the Dragon (2002) ... Grandfather
 2002 Futurama (TV Series)
George Takei
 2002 Jackie Chan Adventures (TV Series)
High Mystic
- The Chosen One (2002) ... High Mystic (voice)
 2001 The Chronicle (TV Series)
Mr. Shen
- Here There Be Dragons (2001) ... Mr. Shen
 2001 V.I.P. (TV Series)
KOP's Voice / Himself
- A.I. Highrise (2001) ... KOP's Voice / Himself
 2000 Grosse Pointe (TV Series)
Japanese Ad Exec
- Star Wars (2000) ... Japanese Ad Exec (uncredited)
 2000 Baby Blues (TV Series)
Bonsai
- Ugly Zoe (2000) ... Bonsai (voice)
 1999 Batman Beyond (TV Series)
Mr. Fixx
- Rebirth: Part 2 (1999) ... Mr. Fixx (voice)
- Rebirth: Part 1 (1999) ... Mr. Fixx (voice)
 1999 Batman Beyond: The Movie (TV Movie)
Mr. Fixx (voice)
 1998 Hercules (TV Series)
Ptolemy
 1998 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
#1 Man In Black
- Alienated (1998) ... #1 Man In Black
 1998 Early Edition (TV Series)
Mr. Lee
- Blackout (1998) ... Mr. Lee
 1997 In the House (TV Series)
Dr. Vince O'Sullivan
- The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of (1997) ... Dr. Vince O'Sullivan
 1997 Once a Thief (TV Series)
McCoy Matsumoto
- Art of Death (1997) ... McCoy Matsumoto
 1995-1997 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series)
Change / Keiji
- Aladdin (1997) ... Change (voice)
- The Emperor's New Clothes (1995) ... Keiji (voice)
 1997 The Best Bad Thing (TV Movie)
Mr. Yamanaka
 1996-1997 Space Cases (TV Series)
Shank / Warlord Shank
- Spung at Heart (1996) ... Shank
 1996 3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series)
George Takei
- Hotel Dick (1996) ... George Takei
 1996 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series)
Captain Sulu
- Flashback (1996) ... Captain Sulu
 1996 Spider-Man (TV Series)
Wong
 1996 Minor Adjustments (TV Series)
Simms
- The Ungrateful Dead (1996) ... Simms
 1995 Kissinger and Nixon (TV Movie)
Le Duc Tho
 1995 Brotherly Love (TV Series)
George Takei
 1995 Kung Fu: The Legend Continues (TV Series)
Colonel Ong
- The Return of Sing Ling (1995) ... Colonel Ong
 1992 Lightning Force (TV Series)
General Seng
- M.I.A.: Part 2 (1992) ... General Seng
- M.I.A.: Part 1 (1992) ... General Seng
 1987 Adderly (TV Series)
Frank Tanaka
- To Better Days (1987) ... Frank Tanaka
 1987 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Kenneth Togaru
- By Hooker by Crook (1987) ... Kenneth Togaru
 1987 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Bert Tanaka
- The Bottom Line Is Murder (1987) ... Bert Tanaka
 1986 MacGyver (TV Series)
Dr. Shen Wei
- The Wish Child (1986) ... Dr. Shen Wei
 1986 Jonny Quest (TV Series)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1985 CBS Storybreak (TV Series)
 1983 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Dr. Chung
- What a Difference a Day Makes (1983) ... Dr. Chung
 1983 Matt Houston (TV Series)
Sam Shima
- The Rock and the Hard Place (1983) ... Sam Shima
 1980 Beyond Westworld (TV Series)
Doctor Marcus
- Take-Over (1980) ... Doctor Marcus
 1979 Vega$ (TV Series)
Medical Examiner
- Ghost of the Ripper (1979) ... Medical Examiner
 1977 Have I Got a Christmas for You (TV Movie)
Doctor
 1976 Black Sheep Squadron (TV Series)
Major Kato
- Up for Grabs (1976) ... Major Kato
 1975 Chico and the Man (TV Series)
Yoshi Nakamura
- Mister Butterfly (1975) ... Yoshi Nakamura
 1975 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Nathaniel Blake
- Death's Name Is Sam (1975) ... Nathaniel Blake
 1975 Khan! (TV Series)
- Triad (1975)
 1975 Year of the Dragon (TV Movie)
Fred Eng
 1973-1974 Star Trek: The Animated Series (TV Series)
Sulu / Huron lieutenant / Kuri / ...
- The Counter-Clock Incident (1974) ... Sulu (voice)
- How Sharper Than a Serpent's Tooth (1974) ... (credit only)
- Albatross (1974) ... Sulu (voice)
- The Practical Joker (1974) ... Sulu (voice)
- Bem (1974) ... Sulu (credit only)
 1974 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series)
Chin-Ling
- The Coward (1974) ... Chin-Ling
 1971 Ironside (TV Series)
Tsutomu Watari
- No Motive for Murder (1971) ... Tsutomu Watari
 1971 O'Hara, U.S. Treasury (TV Series)
Joe Lew
- Operation: Big Store (1971) ... Joe Lew
 1970 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Fred
- To Get Through the Night (1970) ... Fred
 1969 Bracken's World (TV Series)
Akira
- It's the Power Structure, Baby (1969) ... Akira
 1969 The Courtship of Eddie's Father (TV Series)
Mr. Sato
- Gentleman Friend (1969) ... Mr. Sato
 1966-1969 Star Trek (TV Series)
Sulu / Hikaru Sulu
- Turnabout Intruder (1969) ... Sulu
- The Savage Curtain (1969) ... Sulu
- The Way to Eden (1969) ... Sulu
- The Lights of Zetar (1969) ... Sulu
- That Which Survives (1969) ... Sulu
 1968 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Wo
- To Catch a Roaring Lion (1968) ... Wo
 1967 Felony Squad (TV Series)
Jimmy Ito
- A Blueprint for Dying (1967) ... Jimmy Ito
 1966 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
Roger Lee
- The Carriers (1966) ... Roger Lee
 1966 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Fahn
- Wind Fever (1966) ... Fahn
 1965-1966 The Wackiest Ship in the Army (TV Series)
- Goldbrickers (1965)
 1965-1966 I Spy (TV Series)
Yuze / Ito
- The Barter (1966) ... Yuze
- Tigers of Heaven (1965) ... Ito
 1964-1965 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Won Tsun / Ham Radio Operator / Jimmy Soo
- The Hong Kong Story (1965) ... Won Tsun
- Lady in the Air (1965) ... Ham Radio Operator
- My Fair Chinese Lady (1964) ... Jimmy Soo
 1965 Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series)
Cheng
- The Silent Saboteurs (1965) ... Cheng
 1965 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Wong Lee
- The Book (1965) ... Wong Lee
 1964 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Arthur Takamori / Taro
- The Encounter (1964) ... Arthur Takamori / Taro
 1963 Mr. Novak (TV Series)
Walter
- A Feeling for Friday (1963) ... Walter
 1963 General Hospital (TV Series)
Diem (1985)
 1963 The Gallant Men (TV Series)
Harry Ochi
- One Puka Puka (1963) ... Harry Ochi
 1962 Follow the Sun (TV Series)
Hideo
- Sergeant Kolchak Fades Away (1962) ... Hideo (uncredited)
 1960-1961 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series)
Thomas Jefferson Chu / Larry Chang / Yen Fu / ...
- Thomas Jefferson Chu (1961) ... Thomas Jefferson Chu
- The Manchu Formula (1961) ... Larry Chang
- Jade Song (1960) ... Yen Fu
 1960-1961 The Islanders (TV Series)
Yung / Tsung
- Escape from Kaledau (1961) ... Yung
- Our Girl in Saigon (1960) ... Tsung
 1960 Assignment: Underwater (TV Series)
Kenji
- A Matter of Honor (1960) ... Kenji
 1959 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Toma Sakai
- The Case of the Blushing Pearls (1959) ... Toma Sakai
 1959 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
- Made in Japan (1959)
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Release of his book, "To the Stars: The Autobiography of George Takei, Star Trek's Mr. Sulu" by Pocket Books, an imprint/division of Simon & Schuster, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA; (ISBN-13: 978-0671890094 and ISBN-10: 0671890093). See more »

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1 Print Biography | 12 Interviews | 9 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

George Takai

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

I spent my boyhood behind the barbed wire fences of American internment camps and that part of my life is something that I wanted to share with more people. See more »

Trivia:

Has appeared as a contestant on ITV's I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! (2002). See more »

Trademark:

Catchphrase: "Oh My!" See more »

Nickname:

Uncle George

Star Sign:

Taurus

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