“Hello associates, I wish to share with you that I’m trans, my pronouns are he/they and my title is Elliot,” Page wrote. “I really feel fortunate to be penning this. To be right here. To have arrived at this place in my life.”
Web page is finest identified for his function within the Oscar-winning 2007 film Juno. Web page additionally starred within the films Inception, X-Males: The Final Stand, X-Males: Days of Future Previous, Onerous Sweet, Whip It and An American Crime, to call a couple of. Web page additionally performed the pansexual intercourse blogger and novelist Shawna in the Tales of the City remake on Netflix. Web page was credited as Ellen Web page for the beforehand talked about film and TV roles.
“I really feel overwhelming gratitude for the unbelievable individuals who have supported me alongside this journey,” Web page wrote in his assertion. “I can not start to specific how exceptional it feels to lastly love who I’m sufficient to pursue my genuine self. I have been endlessly impressed by so many within the trans neighborhood. Thanks on your braveness, your generosity and ceaselessly working to make this world a extra inclusive and compassionate place. I’ll supply no matter help I can and proceed to try for a extra loving and equal society.”
Web page most not too long ago may be discovered enjoying the superpowered sister Vanya Hargreeves in widespread Netflix sequence The Umbrella Academy.
“I really like that I’m trans,” Web page continued. “And I really like that I’m queer. And the extra I maintain myself shut and totally embrace who I’m, the extra I dream, the extra my coronary heart grows and the extra I thrive. To all of the trans individuals who take care of harassment, self-loathing, abuse, and the specter of violence day-after-day: I see you, I really like you, and I’ll do every little thing I can to alter this world for the higher.”
Web page obtained loads of help on social media. Wrote Charlotte Clymer, former press secretary of Human Rights Marketing campaign, “Elliot Web page is … being a pacesetter and beacon of hope to numerous trans and non-binary individuals on this second, and we’re grateful for him.”
Director James Gunn wrote, “Elliot, I really like you, am happy with you, and admire you. Please hold being a beacon of braveness, compassion, and power for all of us.”