The George Takei celebrity doll depicts him as Lieutenant Hikaru Sulu in the original Star Trek television series. The show ran from 1966-1969 on NBC.
This Lt. Sulu doll was made by Playmates Toys , Inc. in 1996 as part of the Star Trek Collector Edition: “Where No Man Has Gone Before” . This series commemorates the television actors in the pilot episode of the original series at the 30th anniversary of the show and also includes the classic characters: Captain James T. Kirk, Mr. Spock, Lt. Montgomery Scott. The dolls are all 9 inch figures and come with special stands that attach by plastic peg into a hole in their boots. Accessories include special Stafrleet Phaser, communicator, tricorder and the action base stand.
The Celebrity Doll Museum has other Star Trek action figures in the collection: James T. Kirk (William Shatner), Mr. Spock (Leonard Nimoy), Lieutenant Uhura (Nichelle Nichols), and Captain Jean-Luc Picard from The Next Generation (Patrick Stewart).