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George Takei: First Gay Couple on The Newlywed Game!

George Takei: First Gay Couple on The Newlywed Game!

Star Trek‘s George Takei and husband Brad Altman are the first gay couple to ever appear on The Newlywed Game in the history of the show.

Joining the first same-sex couple ever include Christopher Knight (The Brady Bunch) & Adrianne Curry (America’s Next Top Model) and Damien Gurganius & Nicole Brewer (The Biggest Loser: Couples 2).

The episode airs on Tuesday, October 13 @ 6PM ET/PT on GSN. The new season of the game show premieres on Monday, October 12 and is hosted by Carnie Wilson.

George and Brad celebrated their one-year wedding anniversary last month (they married on September 15, 2008).

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  • LuckyL

    Aww cool

  • LuckyL

    I want to watch!

  • TV show online

    Congratulations!!! :)

  • james

    Live Long and prosper!

  • ?!?!?

    ewww GROSSSSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!

  • missy

    That’s so GAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYy!!!!! what a freakshow! people like freakshows!

    Whats the latest on woman/man Chasity/chaz and Wynda Sykes Wife and Their kids——Just Jared, you never follow up, unless its kate and jon.

  • becca

    Awesome! Equality for homosexual couples. I’m straight, but I believe in equal rights!
    And I love George Takei.

  • roronutz

    wtf i didn’t know the chinese dude is gay.

  • Heidi’s used tampon

    Any respect I had for that Chinese guy, just flew out the window. Sickening.

  • Lisa2

    I use to love that show when I was a kid. The gay couple, not my thing, but hopefully we don’t have to hear about their “whoopie”…. lol….

  • katie n

    Great news!! Hope they will invite more and more gay couples in the future. America is on the right track.

  • Jaye

    This is a case of when good shows go bad.

  • Sabrina

    That’s great! Equality for all human beings!

  • DairyQueen

    To all the idiot comments on here: Grow Up and Get a life. Gay people are not going away on TV as much as you pray for it. If you don’t like it, move to a religious controled country like Saudi Arabia or Iran. See how long you will last there.

    I hope we don’t have to hear about the str8 couples whoopie either.

    FYI To the Racists: He is Japanese American. If fact he and his family were thrown in the japanese interment (sp) camps back in WWII.

  • David in Houston

    Ah… that’s so cute. I’m setting my Tivo to record it!

  • blmpclrk

    I was fortunate enough to be able to attend the taping of this episode. It was great!! I’m looking forward to seeing the show when it’s aired. I think most everyone with an open mind will really enjoy it.

  • jjgg5

    Good for them. Pioneers.

  • gabriel simard

    Yes they will evetually put all the QEERS on the tracks