Ellen Page, 33, and a brilliant career that began in 2007 thanks to the lead role in the film Juno, gave Twitter a delicate confession that is going around the world.
The actor – who boasts a nomination forOscar in 2008 – announced she was transgender and he asked to be called Elliot.
“I’m Trans, my pronouns are he / they and my name is Elliot”
This is the second time that Page has become the protagonist of a coming out: the first step was several years ago, in 2004, during the annual conference for LGBT rights Time to Thrive of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, when she claimed to be a lesbian. In light of what has been announced now, it is evident that he was alone the beginning of his journey.
Page is romantically linked to Ellen Portner, Canadian dancer and choreographer met in 2017 and married the following year.
“I feel overwhelming gratitude for the amazing people who have supported me on this journey. I can’t express how extraordinary it is to finally love who I am enough to try to follow my authentic self. I have been continually inspired by many in the trans community”, added the same su Twitter.
In the tweet, la star he publicly asked for patience towards him, revealing a fundamental fragility despite the courage shown in openly declaring his feelings pdeeper.
Page has in fact confessed to being afraid of hatred and violence, and the data – frightening – prove him right:
“In 2020 alone, at least 40 transgender people were killed, most of whom were black trans women and Latinx”
The sue parole they are, as well as a confession, one complaint of the situation and an alarm towards the discriminatory society in which some minorities suffer abuse and are denied their rights.
I can’t express how extraordinary it is to finally love who I am enough to try to follow my authentic self. I love being trans. And I love the fact of being queer. And the closer I am and fully embrace who I am, the more I dream, the more my heart grows and thrives ”
Page wrote again, that has already changed the name of his personal accounts also identifying on social networks such as Elliot Page.