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George Takei
George Takei
Born Hosato Takei
April 20, 1937 (1937-04-20) (age 83)
Los Angeles, California
Characters played Wong
Elder Monk

George Hosato Takei (born April 20, 1937) is an actor who played Wong on Spider-Man, Galactus on The Super Hero Squad Show, and Elder Monk on Ultimate Spider-Man.


Takei is most famous for his role as Hikaru Sulu in the Star Trek franchise. He was a main cast member in the original and animated series and the first six films, and he made a cameo appearance on Voyager.

Other notable works include Godzilla Raids Again, Rodan, Perry Mason, General Hospital, PT 109, The Twilight Zone, My Three Sons, I Spy, Mission: Impossible, The Green Berets, The Six Million Dollar Man, Vega$, Trapper John, M.D., Jonny Quest, MacGyver, Murder, She Wrote, Miami Vice, Kung Fu: The Legend Continues, 3rd Rock from the Sun, Mulan, Batman Beyond, Jackie Chan Adventures, Futurama, The Young and the Restless, Scrubs, Will & Grace, Drawn Together, According to Jim, Kim Possible, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Heroes, The Big Bang Theory, Community, Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated, Phineas and Ferb, Adventure Time, Hawaii Five-0, Transformers Prime, The Simpsons, Archer, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, Hot in Cleveland, Entourage, Robot Chicken, American Dad!, and Blazing Samurai.

During the 1960s, Takei marched with Doctor Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader who served as the basis for Charles Xavier. [1]

He, like Neil Patrick Harris, is a homosexual and outspoken proponent of LGBT rights.

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