Kirk Blasts Sulu for Wedding Snub

Shatner says Takei holds grudge: 'There is a psychosis there'
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Oct 22, 2008 9:00 PM CDT
Kirk Blasts Sulu for Wedding Snub
In this Oct. 11, 2008, file photo, actor William Shatner arrives at the 5th annual St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Runway for Life benefit in Beverly Hills, Calif.    (Gus Ruelas)

(Newser) – William Shatner is setting his phaser to stun against his old Star Trek co-star George Takei. In a video posted on Shatner's Web site today, he lashed out at Takei for not inviting him to his wedding last month. The 77-year-old Kirk said Takei, who played Enterprise helmsman Sulu, apparently harbors a grudge.

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"The whole thing makes me feel badly," Shatner said in the video. "Poor man. There is such a sickness there. It's so patently obvious that there is a psychosis there. I don't know what his original thing about me was. I have no idea." Takei and Brad Alman wed on Sept. 15. At the time, Takei said Shatner was invited but did not RSVP. (Read more William Shatner stories.)

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