William Shatner, 91, looks youthful as he speaks onstage at LA ComicCon

William Shatner appeared to have discovered the fountain of youth as he spoke at ComicCon in Los Angeles on Sunday.

The 91-year-old looked youthful as he energetically spoke to the crowd wearing a mustard down coat over a black button-up shirt with his salt and pepper hair styled spiked and messy.

The actor who famously played Captain James T Kirk in the hit series Star Trek, as well as in seven films, was recently criticized by his former co-star, George Takei, 85, who called Shatner a ‘cantankerous old man’ during an interview on The Graham Norton show Friday.

Does NOT look like he’s in his 90s: William Shatner, 91, appeared to have discovered the fountain of youth as he spoke at ComicCon in Los Angeles on Sunday

During the interview, Norton, 59, asked Takei about his feud with William. Clearly fed-up with the narrative, The Star Trek alum said: ‘You are the last chat show host to be allowed to ask that question as it has become so tiresome to talk about.’

George, who played the role of Lieutenant Hikaru Sulu on Star Trek alongside Shatner, then went on to add one last jab before attempting to end the ongoing tensions once and for all.

He added: ‘He is a cantankerous old man and I will not talk about him anymore. I vow that this is the very last time I talk about him.’

This comes after Williams’ former Star Trek co-stars criticized his behavior on the 1960s sci-fi set.
Still got it: The 91-year-old looked youthful as he spoke to the crowd wearing a mustard down coat over a black button-up shirt

Still got it: The 91-year-old looked youthful as he spoke to the crowd wearing a mustard down coat over a black button-up shirt

Time to end the feud: Clearly fed-up with the narrative, George Takei said: 'He [Shatner] is a cantankerous old man and I will not talk about him anymore.  I vow that this is the very last time I talk about him

Time to end the feud: Clearly fed-up with the narrative, George Takei said: ‘He [Shatner] is a cantankerous old man and I will not talk about him anymore. I vow that this is the very last time I talk about him

He knows why they talk about him: Shatner says they 'do it for publicity'

He knows why they talk about him: Shatner says they ‘do it for publicity’

Shattered: In his memoir Boldly Go: Reflections on a Life of Awe and Wonder the actor writes that he was shattered when late costar Nichelle Nichols, who played lieutenant Ulhura, accused him of being 'cold and arrogant' (pictured together on the show)

Shattered: In his memoir Boldly Go: Reflections on a Life of Awe and Wonder the actor writes that he was shattered when late costar Nichelle Nichols, who played lieutenant Ulhura, accused him of being ‘cold and arrogant’ (pictured together on the show)

Shatner says he now realizes they ‘do it for publicity.’

Speaking to The Times he 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.’

Even when Shatner recently went into space thanks to billionaire Jeff Bezos, Takei said he was being sent as a ‘guinea pig’ to assess the impact of space on an ‘unfit’ specimen.

‘George [Takei] has never stopped blackening my name,’ he said. ‘These people are bitter and embittered. I have run out of patience with them. Why give credence to people consumed by envy and hate,’ said Shatner.

He's over it: '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'

He’s over it: ‘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’

Rocket man: It comes after William said seeing Earth from space aboard Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin rocket was a profoundly sorrowful experience, but one which inspired him to cherish the beauty of our planet

Rocket man: It comes after William said seeing Earth from space aboard Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin rocket was a profoundly sorrowful experience, but one which inspired him to cherish the beauty of our planet

Unhappy: The actor who famously played Captain James T Kirk in the series as well as seven films, says he now realizes they 'do it for publicity' (pictured in the 1991 movie with George)

Unhappy: The actor who famously played Captain James T Kirk in the series as well as seven films, says he now realizes they ‘do it for publicity’ (pictured in the 1991 movie with George)

More insults: Takei said Shatner was being sent as a 'guinea pig' to assess the impact of space on an 'unfit' specimen

More insults: Takei said Shatner was being sent as a ‘guinea pig’ to assess the impact of space on an ‘unfit’ specimen

In his memoir Boldly Go: Reflections on a Life of Awe and Wonder, Shatner said that he was shattered when late costar Nichelle Nichols, who played Lieutenant Uhura, accused him of being ‘cold and arrogant.’

He wrote: ‘I was horrified to learn this, ashamed that I hadn’t realized it.’

Shatner was also close friends with Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock, however their relationship became strained before his death in 2015 – for reasons unknown to the Kirk actor.

Earlier this week, while speaking to The Guardian on Monday, Takei said that he didn’t want to continue engaging with Shatner that he had ‘much more substantial subject matter’ that he’d sought publicity for.

Feud: Just days before he couldn't hep but take a swipe at William as he once again called him 'a cantankerous old man' in a new interview (Takei pictured last month)

Speaking out: William hit out at his former Star Trek costars after years of them criticizing his behavior on the 1960s sci-fi set (pictured in July)

Feud: Just days before he couldn’t help but take a swipe at William as he once again called him ‘a cantankerous old man’ in a new interview. (Takei left pictured last month and Shatner pictured R in July)

Friction: Even when the actor went into space thanks to billionaire Elon Musk, his former costar George Takei said he was being sent as a 'guinea pig' to assess the impact of space on an 'unfit' specimen (George pictured earlier this year )

Friction: Even when the actor went into space thanks to billionaire Elon Musk, his former costar George Takei said he was being sent as a ‘guinea pig’ to assess the impact of space on an ‘unfit’ specimen (George pictured earlier this year )

Details: 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'

Details: 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’m not going to refer to Bill in this interview at all … although I just did. He’s just a cantankerous old man and I’m going to leave him to his devices. I’m not going to play his game.’

When asked if Shatner was ‘cantankerous’ in his younger years, Takei said that Shatner ‘was self-involved,’ ‘enjoyed being the center of attention’ and ‘wanted everyone to kowtow to him.’

According to Giant Geek Robot, friction began between the two when William made a 2011 Star Trek Documentary and interviewed many actors who have been part of the franchise, however failed to include Nimoy.

It comes after William said said seeing Earth from space aboard Jeff Bezo’s Blue Origin rocket was a profoundly sorrowful experience, but one which inspired him to cherish the beauty of our planet.

In an excerpt from his memoir he writes he was struck with one of the ‘strongest feelings of grief’ he had ever experienced.

Going on to say that rather than being filled with awe, as he expected to be, the sight of Earth’s warm blue glow surrounded by the cold black of space left him feeling like he was at ‘a funeral.’

Former friends: William was also close friends with Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock, however their relationship became strained before his death in 2015 - for reasons unknown to the Kirk actor

Former friends: William was also close friends with Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock, however their relationship became strained before his death in 2015 – for reasons unknown to the Kirk actor

The excerpt was published by Variety journalist Marianne Williamson, and offered a deeper insight into Shatner’s reaction to his space flight with Blue Origin than he has previously revealed.

The revelations come a year after Shatner was seen to be visibly moved immediately after stepping out of the Blue Origin capsule in October 2021, when he broke down in tears telling Bezos: ‘Everybody in the world needs to do this.’

William wrote that he never realized how precious life on Earth was until he left it behind.

‘I discovered that the beauty isn’t out there, it’s down here, with all of us,’ he said. ‘Leaving that behind made my connection to our tiny planet even more profound,’ he wrote in his memoir.

He said seeing the Earth so fragile filled him with sorrow to think about how man kind is so flippant about its destruction.

Done: During an appearance on Friday's The Graham Norton show, the actor, 85, said to the host 'this is the very last time I talk about him' as he remarked that questions about their fall out are 'tiresome'

Done: During an appearance on Friday’s The Graham Norton show, the actor, 85, said to the host ‘this is the very last time I talk about him’ as he remarked that questions about their fall out are ‘tiresome’

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