How old was George Takei in his first movie: Gigantis: The Fire Monster?

George Takei was 21 in Gigantis: The Fire Monster when he played the character 'Commander of Landing Craft Ikeda (voice)'.

That was over 65 years ago in 1959.

This was his first recorded movie acting credit (although may not technically be his first actual acting role).

Today he is 87, and has starred in 96 movies in total, 94 of those since Gigantis: The Fire Monster was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Gigantis: The Fire Monster, I think George Takei looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Motoyoshi Oda has worked with George Takei just once in his career.
  • George Takei's first movie was as 'Commander of Landing Craft Ikeda (voice)' in Gigantis: The Fire Monster, released in 1959 when he was 21
  • Gigantis: The Fire Monster scores 6.05 out of 10 on TMDB.

George Takei's other movies