Recently a small Star Trek / Star Wars “feud” erupted online between William Shatner and Carrie Fisher. Now George Takei has entered himself into the feud in an effort to calm to the situation. His goal: to unite two fanbases against what he proclaims to be the real threat against science fiction. Watch the video over the jump.
George Takei: The Broker of Star Peace
First came Shatner’s online video in which he took several shots at Star Wars. Those comments prompted a response by Carrie Fisher, which in turn resulted in another online video from Shatner. Now, in an effort to bring peace between the two franchises, George Takei has taken to the Internet and posted his own video message. Hoping to bring the fans of both franchises together — as “Star Friends” — against a common threat to science fiction: the “Twilight” franchise: