George Takei

George TakeiOctober 27, 2016
7:30 p.m.

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With a career spanning five decades, George Takei is known around the world for his founding role in the acclaimed television series Star Trek, in which he played Hikaru Sulu, helmsman of the Starship Enterprise. But George Takei’s story goes where few stories have gone before. From a childhood spent with his family wrongfully imprisoned in a Japanese Internment Camp during WWII, to becoming one of the country’s leading figures in the fight for social justice, LGBTQ rights, and marriage equality—George Takei remains a powerful voice on issues ranging from politics to pop culture.

In 2012, Mashable.com named Takei the #1 most-influential person on Facebook, currently with more than 8 million likes and more than 1.46 million followers on Twitter.

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