Actor George Takei, best known for his role as Mr. Hikaru Sulu in "Star Trek," came out as homosexual in the current issue of Frontiers, a biweekly Los Angeles magazine covering the gay and lesbian community.
Original article here.
I just saw this, and am curious as to the reactions in the Trek community, which has always impressed me as very tolerant.
(My own reaction is pretty much "GO GEORGE!").