To Be Takei

Release date:August 22, 2014
(limited)

Studio:Starz Digital Media

Director:Jennifer Kroot

MPAA Rating:N/A

Screenwriter:

Starring:George Takei, Brad Takei, William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, Nichelle Nichols, Dan Savage, Walter Koenig

Genre:Documentary

Plot Summary:

"To Be Takei" is an entertaining and moving look at the many roles played by eclectic 76-year-old actor/activist George Takei whose wit, humor and grace has allowed him to become an internationally beloved figure. It balances unprecedented access to the day-to-day life of George and his husband/business partner Brad Takei with George's fascinating personal journey, from his childhood in a Japanese American internment camp, to his iconic and groundbreaking role as Sulu on "Star Trek," through his rise as an internet phenomenon with over 6-million Facebook likes. The film shows what it truly means TO BE TAKEI.