For a while, William Shatner lead the race to capture our online hearts with his campy spoken word performances, but in the past few years, his former Star Trek co-star George Takei has pulled ahead with his savvy Facebook presence and millions of passionate fans. But the social media competition isn't what sparked their intense dislike of each other. The two have famously been feuding since Takei said Shatner was difficult to work with on the set of Star Trek. Yet, they made such great work:
Anyway, Shatner cannot stop griping about George Takei. In a recent on Real Time with Bill Maher:
He is Canadian. And Canadians have a certain image of being even-tempered and friendly and all that. Well, he is a person who is that way … with himself. He is very self-centered.”
Hmm, hard to believe William Shatner is self-centered.