Elliot Page Comes Out as Transgender
Elliot Page is feeling the love from fans and buddies alike.
On Tuesday, Dec. 1, the actor, formerly referred to as Ellen Page, shared on social networks that he is transgender.
” Hi good friends, I wish to show you that I am trans, my pronouns are he/they and my name is Elliot,” he composed in a lengthy declaration. “I feel fortunate to be writing this. To be here. To have reached this location in my life.”
” I enjoy that I am trans,” Elliot continued. “And I enjoy that I am queer. And the more I hold myself close and fully accept who I am, the more I dream, the more my heart grows and the more I grow. To all trans people who deal with harassment, self-loathing, abuse and the threat of violence every day: I see you, I love you and I will do whatever I can to alter this world for the much better.”
Not long after sharing his story, Elliot received motivation from his wife Emma Portner In addition, the star was flooded with support from those in Hollywood consisting of Netflix, which streams his hit show, Umbrella Academy
Keep scrolling to see more celebrities celebrate Elliot’s journey.
Miley Cyrus: “Elliot rules!”
Ellen DeGeneres: “Sending out love to my pal, @TheElliotPage. You influence me with your strength, courage and honesty.”
Alyssa Milano: “Thank you for this, Elliot.”
Mark Hoppus: “Congrats to Elliot Page. Never ever satisfy you, do not understand you at all, but you, your compassion, and your bravery have my love and support.”
Olivia Munn: “I [red heart emoji] you Elliot.”
Ross Mathews: “I’ve never fulfilled Elliot Page, tho I have actually been at events & shyly waved. I’ve been a substantial fan since ‘Juno’ and – in reality – get nervous around people I love. So I’ve just enjoyed his work – films & docs – from afar. Next time I’m not only stating hi, I’m stating ‘Thank you.'”
Tegan and Sara: “Profound love and affection for you @TheElliotPage!! Your strength, bravery and activism – not to discuss all the art you add to this earth – is genuinely unique. Thank you for being so open about your journey and for combating so tough to make the world a much better location.”
Umbrella Academy: “So pleased with our superhero! WE LOVE YOU ELLIOT!!!”
Patricia Arquette: “Sending you enjoy and support!”
Netflix: “So proud of our superhero!
Mia Farrow: “Wishing you every true blessing and happiness as you start your brand-new experience dear Elliot !! How fantastic!”
Nia Vardalos: “This is a lovely minute. Much love to you @TheElliotPage”
Vincent D’Onofrio: “Congratulations Elliot. You are a fantastic person.”
Emma Portner: “I am so happy with @elliotpage. Trans, queer and non-binary individuals are a gift to this world. I likewise request for persistence & personal privacy however that you join me in the fervent assistance of trans life every single day. Elliot’s existence is a gift in and of itself. Shine on sweet E. Love you a lot.”
GLAAD: “@TheElliotPage has provided us fantastic characters on-screen, and has actually been an outspoken supporter for all LGBTQ people. Elliot will now be a motivation to countless trans and non-binary individuals. We commemorate him. All trans individuals should have to be accepted.”
Hugh Jackman: ” I completely support @TheElliotPage.
Ian McKellen: ” Thanks Elliot for sharing your journey with the world. Yours is a voice that requires to be heard, to encourage and educate us all.”
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