The politically charged film, which centers on a gay black college student, is scheduled for release October 17.
The New York City-set film picked up distribution from Sony Pictures Classics after a successful debut at Sundance.
'I'm stunned by his stupidity,' Takei said of Gov. Gary Herbert's refusal to recognize same-sex marriages that took place in Utah.
Check out 23 LGBT films that will screen at the Sundance Film Festival.
The iconic actor turned LGBT rights activist announced that a new documentary on his life will debut at the popular film festival.