‘Juno’ Actor Elliot Page Comes Out As Transgender

Elliot Page, formerly known as Ellen Page who starred in Juno, has come out as transgender and subscribes to the pronouns he/they.

On December 1, the actor, formerly known as Ellen Page, posted the announcement on their social media outlets.

'Juno' Actor Elliot Page Comes Out As Transgender
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“Hi friends, I want to share with you that I am trans, my pronouns are he/they and my name is Elliot. I feel lucky to be writing this. To be here. To have arrived at this place in my life,” the 33-year-old Oscar-nominated star wrote.”

Page uses both he/him and they/them pronouns and describes himself as transgender and non-binary.

“I can’t begin to express how remarkable it feels to finally love who I am enough to pursue my authentic self. I’ve been endlessly inspired by so many in the trans community,” he said.

'Juno' Actor Elliot Page Comes Out As Transgender
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“Thank you for your courage, your generosity and ceaselessly working to make this world a more inclusive and compassionate place. I will offer whatever support I can and continue to strive for a more loving and equal society.”

She continued on, saying: “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. And the more I hold myself close and fully embrace who I am, the more I dream, the more my heart grows and the more I thrive.”

“To all the 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 everything I can to change this world for the better.”

'Juno' Actor Elliot Page Comes Out As Transgender
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Emma Portner, Page’s wife, shared his statement on her Instagram account, writing:

“I am so proud of @elliotpage. Trans, queer and non-binary people are a gift to this world. I also ask for patience & privacy but that you join me in the fervent support of trans life every single day. Elliot’s existence is a gift in and of itself. Shine on sweet E. Love you so much.”

Page and Portner have been married since 2018.

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