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6 hrs ago | Queerty

DVD: "To Be Takei," "Two: The Story Of Roman & Nyro," "See You Next Tuesday," & More

Now that summer's over , it's time to turn to home entertainment - both DVD and VOD - for solace! We have a couple of heartwarming queer titles and a couple of off-kilter, downright zany ones.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Startups, Facebook

Mon Sep 01, 2014

WebProNews

George Takei Tells Facebook: If You Don't Like His Humor, You Can Unfriend Him

Takei has said that he uses his humor to draw attention to causes dear to his heart, like marriage equality.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Examiner.com

George Takai activist, author, and actor spreads joy at Arizona shop

They lined up outside Diane's Hallmark Store in Pinetop, Arizona, on Saturday, August 30th, to see George Takai.

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Related Topix: Pinetop, AZ, Show Low, AZ

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

What It Mean "To Be Takei"

It's that rare found-footage film with a strong premise, a memorably eccentric style, and plenty of energy to burn.

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Related Topix: Movies, Entertainment, Prison, Theater, Arts, Balboa Park (San Diego, CA), San Diego, CA

I4U Future Technology News

George Takei came out because of Arnold Schwarzenegger

I remember seeing George Takei as Sulu on Star Trek many decades ago. He is back in the spot light with a documentary about his life right now titled "To Be Takei ."

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Arnold Schwarzenegger, US Governors, California, California Government, Asian-American, Japanese-American

Thu Aug 28, 2014

USA Today

New on streaming: 'To Be Takei,' 'Capt. America'

New on streaming: 'To Be Takei,' 'Capt. America' What's new on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, iTunes and OnDemand, etc.

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Related Topix: Startups, Netflix, hulu, Theorem, Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, The Trip, Drama Movies, Action Movies

Washington Blade

Gay screen themes

This week, LGBT filmgoers in D.C. will have the chance to see two indie movies about two very different men named George.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Japanese-American, Star Trek, Celebrities, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Wed Aug 27, 2014

WebProNews

William Shatner Reveals Some Juicy Star Trek TNG Gossip

William Shatner is just as relevant as ever, perhaps more so. The man is a pop-culture icon, right up there with the likes of George Takei.

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Related Topix: Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, William Shatner, Star Trek: The Next Generation

Washington Blade

Takei doc gets AFI screening

AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center presents "To Be Takei," a documentary that follows George Takei and his husband Brad, for two showings on Tuesday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. The film looks at Takei's beginnings as a child in a World War II internment camp to his rising fame from "Star Trek."

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Related Topix: Silver Spring, MD

Space.com

George Takei Helps Beam $650K to 'Star Trek' Fan Film

With the backing of none other than Sulu, a fan-made production of a feature-length "Star Trek" film raised more than $650,000 to chronicle one of the U.S.S. Enterprise's adventures.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Examiner.com

'Star Trek' alum tackle the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Sir Patrick Stewart has become the most recent of the ' Star Trek ' franchise alums to undertake the Ice Bucket Challenge , which was started to raise money and awareness for ALS .

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Patrick Stewart, Pop/Rock, William Shatner, Amazon

KTAR

George Takei to host screening of his movie in Scottsdale

Actor George Takei, right, and husband Brad Takei host an exclusive screening of George's biographical documentary, "To Be Takei," on board Queen Mary 2 while in port at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal, Monday, July 28, 2014, in New York.

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Related Topix: Scottsdale, AZ, Activism

The Sound of Young America

George Takei and Damian Abraham

Bullseye from NPR is your curated guide to culture. Jesse Thorn hosts in-depth interviews with brilliant creators, culture picks from our favorite critics and irreverent original comedy.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

PRLog US Entertainment

The Future of Independent Trek: Star Trek: Axanar Raises More Than $650,000 Through Kickstarter

Actor and activist George Takei helps raise over $200,000 in the final 24 hours, helping brand this project as a film fans want to see.

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Related Topix: Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Marketing, Social Software

Tucson Weekly

Dine With George Takei and Fred DuVal in Scottsdale Toinght

Good news for you Trekkies, George Takei is in Arizona. Unfortunately, he's in Scottsdale.

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Related Topix: Scottsdale, AZ, Star Trek, Vocal

CNET News.com

'Star Wars' Stormtrooper takes the Ice Bucket Challenge

The soldiers of Darth Vader's Galactic Empire aren't all bad, as this new video from one Stormtrooper-loving YouTuber proves.

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The Wichita Eagle

'To Be Takei' tells inspiring tale of droll sci-fi actor

In case you missed it, it's George Takei's America. We're just living in it. And getting his autograph.

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Related Topix: Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Gay/Lesbian, Celebrities, William Shatner, Pop/Rock, Asian-American, Japanese-American

Sun Aug 24, 2014

DNA India

Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin takes the #ALSIceBucketChallenge

Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin is the latest in line to have taken the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge .

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Apollo 11, Buzz Aldrin

Big News Network.com

Star Trek: George Takei's favorite drinking buddy was James Doohan

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Related Topix: James Doohan

Sat Aug 23, 2014

USA Today

New on streaming: 'To Be Takei,' 'Capt. America'

New on streaming: 'To Be Takei,' 'Capt. America' What's new on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, iTunes and OnDemand, etc.

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Related Topix: Startups, Netflix, hulu, Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, The Trip, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Steve Coogan

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