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37 min ago | 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

5 hrs ago | Slackerwood

Movies This Week: August 22-28, 2014

The Austin Film Society teams up with aGLIFF tonight to bring the new documentary To Be Takei to the Marchesa for a one-off screening.

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Related Topix: SXSW, Inc, Comedy Movies, Ball of Fire, Celebrities, Barbara Stanwyck, Thursday, Thriller, Crime Movies, Action Movies, Gary Cooper

Fri Aug 22, 2014

USA Today

George Takei: Facebook 'mistakes' part of life

George Takei has the occasional stumble in his massive social media empire which is now promoting his new documentary 'To Be Takei.'

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Examiner.com

'Star Trek's' George Takei share an Avengers family photo shoot

According to AL.com on Friday, "Star Trek's" George Takei shared a family photo on Facebook.

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Related Topix: The Avengers, Iron Man, Drama Movies, Photography, Arts, Life, Holidays, Halloween

Examiner.com

'Showgirls,' Barbra Show, Gay Pride, George Takei & Cabaret Hit SF Like a Comet

The weekend is crazy with excitement in San Francisco! Some events are like a comet and will come and go as fast as they arrived while others might be with us for a week or two.

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Related Topix: Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

BroadwayWorld.com

George Takei Set for E!'S Fashion Police Tonight

In an all-new episode of E!'s Fashion Police, host Joan Rivers, Kelly Osbourne and George Kotsiopoulos, along with guest co-host Orly Shani and guest George Takei break down the 5 must-see looks from the previous week including red carpet hits and misses from the biggest events in entertainment, and promise to bring big laughs with a special, very ... (more)

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Related Topix: Fashion Police, Entertainment, Television, Star Trek, Science Fiction TV

Advocate

Hot Sheet: August 22, 2014

The film has set a course for a limited theatrical release beginning today, and is now available on VOD and iTunes as well.

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Related Topix: Japanese-American, Asian-American

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Watch George Takei reference 'Deep Throat', 'Bambi' in same interview

George Takei's laugh is as recognizable as his voice, and you'll hear a lot of both in the new documentary To Be Takei , which covers the 77-year-old Star Trek star's life from his childhood in a Japanese American internment camp, to his journey from closeted actor to activist alongside his husband/business partner Brad Takei.

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Related Topix: Ice Palace, Drama Movies, Theater, Arts

The Arizona Republic

Review: Likeable 'To Be Takei' is just like subject

Review: Likeable 'To Be Takei' is just like subject George Takei's multifaceted, trailblazing life is explored in a likable documentary.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, Gay/Lesbian, California, California Government, US Governors, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Wedding, Movies, Entertainment

Time

To Be Takei Means There's No Such Thing as Oversharing

George Takei has come down to Earth with a wholly unexpected landing. Once famed as Star Trek's stoic Hikaru Sulu, the actor now reaps more attention for his tweets about awkward cat poses and other absurd observations that go viral.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Alabama Live

Buzz Aldrin takes the ALS Bucket Challenge NASA style

Famed astronaut Buzz Aldrin is among the latest to take part in the now famous ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and his version is slightly out of this world.

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The Georgia Straight

Oh myyy! George Takei is coming to Vancouver

I roll my eyes and think you're an idiot when you: - post pictures of your food and the beer you're drinking - post 15 times a day - humb Hey Josh.

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Related Topix: Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Activism, California, California Government

CBS News

George Takei talks new documentary "To Be Takei"

The world first got to know George Takei through Star Trek: The Original Series and the six films that followed.

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Related Topix: Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Media, Fox Filmed Entertainment

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Ice Bucket Challenge: David Beckham is the latest celebrity to take...

David Beckham is the latest celebrity to get a chill after taking part in the ALS ice bucket challenge that has been sweeping the internet.

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Related Topix: Amazon, Jeff Bezos, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, William Shatner

Miami New Times

To Be Takei Follows the Star Trek Actor Into Undiscovered Country

Jennifer M. Kroot's To Be Takei is an affectionate portrait of the hardest-working member of the original cast of Star Trek , George Takei.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, William Shatner, Wedding, Asian-American, Japanese-American, Movies, Entertainment

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Cinema Blend News

To Be Takei

George Takei's impact on our world is difficult to succinctly summarize. Of course there are generations of science fiction fans who know him as occasionally swashbuckling and shirtless Sulu in the original Star Trek series .

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Asian-American, Japanese-American, Prison, Gay/Lesbian

Sun Aug 17, 2014

New York Post

George Takei on social media, William Shatner and what it takes a To Be Takeia

At 77, he's spent the past years increasing his cool cred with spots on shows such as "The Big Bang Theory" and "Archer."

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Related Topix: Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, William Shatner, Pop/Rock, Howard Stern

Sat Aug 16, 2014

USA Today

Takei uses social media, film to reflect on career

Takei uses social media, film to reflect on career A new documentary, "To Be Takei," opens Friday.

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Related Topix: Asbury Park, NJ, Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, It Came From Kuchar

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Neatorama

George Takei Relives His Favorite Scene from Star Trek

George Takei, the actor who played Hikaru Sulu on Star Trek , loved the episode titled " The Naked Time ."

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Related Topix: Star Trek, Entertainment, Television, Science Fiction TV

Daily Kos

AZ-Gov: George Takei Hits The Campaign Trail For Fred DuVal

Join actor, social media mega-power, outspoken supporter of human rights issues and community activist George Takei for a reception in support of Fred DuVal.

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Related Topix: Scottsdale, AZ, US News, Liberal Political News

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