'George Takei Slams William Shatner as ‘Cantankerous Old Man’

William Shatner as ‘Cantankerous Old Man’

George Takei

had nothing nice to say about former “Star Trek” co-star William Shatner in a new

” The actor

appeared to be alluding to Shatner, who he later addressed more directly when he was

Shatner made

headlines earlier this month due to an interview with The Times UK in which he

“I began

to understand that they were doing it for publicity,” Shatner said

“Sixty years

after some incident they are still on that track

Don’t you

think that’s a little weird? It’s like a sickness

“I know

he came to London to promote his book and talked about me wanting publicity by

So I

decided I don’t need his name to get publicity,” Takei responded in his new

“I have

much more substantial subject matter that I want to get publicity for, so I’m

He’s just

a cantankerous old man and I’m going to leave him to his devices

‘All Will Be Revealed

Soon’