Elliot Page's wife has now shared a heartwarming message of support after the actor came out as transgender last night...
After his announcement last night, Elliot Page's wife has stepped forward with a heartwarming message...
Now, Page rose to mainstream prominence from his native Canada in 2005 with the revenge thriller Hard Candy..
Just 2 years later, he starred in a film we all know and love...Juno, of course!
The indie flick saw Page received an Academy Award nomination among several other accolades.His other notable roles include Kitty Pryde in the X-Men franchise, Christopher Nolan’s Inception, Whip It!, and Sony’s reboot of Flatliners.
Page has also made the crossover into production.Producing and starring in flicks such as Tallulah and Freeheld.?
And last year...He marked his directorial debut examining environmental racism faced by people of color, as per Variety.
Oh, and who can forget?You may also recognize the star for his role in the Netflix smash hit The Umbrella Academy.?
Page is a prominent figure among LGBTQ+ fans.
Page released a statement on social media, coming out as transgender.
"To have arrived at this place in my life. I feel overwhelming gratitude for the incredible people who have supported me along this journey."
“I love that I am trans. And I love that I am queer."
He then asked for “patience" as he navigates his identity.
He also added this:
Page referred to at least forty trans people have been murdered in the US alone in 2020.
He went into the issue in more detail:
Nick Adams, GLAAD’s Director of Transgender Media, has spoken out since Page released his heartfelt statement.
And of course, fans have also be enoffering their support.
Tonight we watched the Schitt’s Creek finale documentary and just wept uncontrollable tears. And on this day Elliot… https://t.co/7boR5MsbcB— Christopher Canning (@Christopher Canning)1606877623.0
i’m just like giddy over elliot page i’m so so proud of him he’s always been so brave and authentic and that is NOT… https://t.co/orW2AL5ajB— my monte cristo (@my monte cristo)1606845461.0
Elliot Page has my full support! I am so proud of him for finding himself and being comfortable enough to share tha… https://t.co/9HF6OIkTPg— Only The Brave / BLM (@Only The Brave / BLM)1606893002.0
nothing but love and respect for elliot page https://t.co/uKaRN8A3Hk— alyssa (@alyssa)1606891657.0
I just hope Elliot Page is having a good day. He did something very brave today. ??— ?????? (@??????)1606869085.0
This user supports Elliot Page and all the he/theys. Anyone who hurts them will be destroyed by yours truly. Have a good day?— Brian | Loki era ? Fan account (@Brian | Loki era ? Fan account)1606881239.0
ILL PROTECC ELLIOT PAGE NO MATTER WHAT!!! https://t.co/LN61Y2kvcL— Donies?|| MCU PHASE 4 (@Donies?|| MCU PHASE 4)1606895896.0