Takei himself publicly came out inafter Arnold Schwarzenegger's veto of a bill to legalise same-sex marriage in California, with the actor and his then-partner of 29 years becoming the first same-sex couple to apply for a marriage license in California after its legalisation in The arc of our history is toward more equality being expanded to more and more people. The show staff has stated that they like his upfront sense of humor and his willingness to talk about almost any issue openly and freely, particularly now that the show is uncensored on Sirius XM. The actor, who also had a recurring role on the television drama series Heroes, made the announcement in the wake of last week's ruling by the California Supreme Court overturning a state ban on gay marriage. Takei, who as a child was among thousands of Japanese-Americans sent to U.
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