Contact Us

george takei

‘Star Trek Beyond’ Reveals John Cho’s Sulu Is Gay

Star Trek Sulu John Cho
Paramount

Some very cool news about this summer’s Star Trek Beyond, via the Australian newspaper the Herald Sun: They report that Beyond will reveal that John Cho’s Hikaru Sulu is gay. The character is also revealed to be “the loving father of a daughter with a same sex partner. And in typical trailblazing Trek fashion - it’s just not a big deal.” At least the daughter aspect fits with what little the previous Star Trek series revealed of Sulu’s private life; in 1994’s Star Trek Generations, Sulu’s daughter, Ensign Demora Sulu, serves as the helmsman on the Enterprise-B.

Read More

Filed Under: , Category: Movies

‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Video Explores En Sabah Nur’s Origins With the Help of George Takei

X-Men Apocalypse video image

This is definitely the coolest piece of marketing for X-Men: Apocalypse, and whoever came up with it over at Fox most certainly deserves a raise. Inspired by the classic In Search Of docuseries hosted by Leonard Nimoy, this promo for a fictional series titled In the Footsteps Of… briefly explores the origins of Oscar Isaac’s X-Men villain. But the best part is definitely the choice to have Nimoy’s former Star Trek co-star George Takei serve as narrator.

Read More

Filed Under: , Category: Video

Parting Shot: We Defy You To Get Through The Entire Trailer for ‘King Of The Nerds’ [Video]

screen-shot-2013-01-11-at-7.17.50-pm

For all you comic fans out there who hate The Big Bang Theory (and understandably so), well... you're really not going to like this trailer for the new TBS show King of the Nerds. A new game/reality show about "nerd culture," it is nothing short of painful to watch...

Read More

Parting Shot: George Takei Talks ‘Archie’s Pal Kevin Keller’

1355171652-1355174786

Today's closing missive comes from this great CBR interview with George Takei, the legendary Star Trek actor, gay rights activist, and now Archie Comics guest-star. Conducted by Kiel Phegley, the interview focuses on Takei's history as a gay Asian-American in Hollywood and how he came to appear alongside Kevin Keller, Archie Comics' first and exceptionally popular openly gay member of the iconic Riverdale gang...

Read More

George Takei To Guest In Archie’s ‘Kevin Keller’ Series

kevin1

It's the team-up you didn't see coming. Following appearances in Riverdale from the likes of President Barack Obama, Sarah Palin and KISS, one more celebrity has found his way into the pages of Archie Comics: None other than Star Trek's Mr...

Read More

‘AKIRA’ Live-Action Film Dead, Chris Weston’s Bike Redesign Lost to the Ages

untitled-1-1310523091

UPDATE: Nevermind, Live-Action AKIRA Film Still Happening with 'Unknown' Director

In what is possibly the best comics-to-film news we'll report this year, the live-action American adaptation of AKIRA that pretty much everyone agreed was a terrible idea has apparently been shelved...

Read More

George Takei Petitions Against Hollywood’s Alleged ‘Whitewashing’ of ‘AKIRA’

untitled-1-1303367290

Legendary Star Trek actor and social activist George Takei has spoken out against Warner Bros. Pictures' alleged plans to cast a live-action version of the classic Japanese animated film, AKIRA, with Caucasian leads rather than Asian actors...

Read More

Link Ink: ‘Avenger Time,’ Hero Hugs and George Takei in a Spidey Suit

avengertime

Threads: Not sure if this mashup will clear Threadless approval, but it's certainly fun fan art for Avengers/Adventure Time aficionados.

Movies: Priest's animated prologue by Genndy Tartakovsky is now available on mobile phones...

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://comicsalliance.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for Comics Alliance quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!