Elliot Page is a Canadian actor was identified as female at birth and later came out as transgender in December 2020. He has received numerous accolades, including an Academy Award nomination, two BAFTA and Prime time Emmy nominations, and a Satellite Award.
Born-21 February 1987
Birthplace-Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada
Spouse-: Emma Portner (m. 2018–2021)
Occupation-Film Director, Producer, Voice Actor, TV presenter, Activist, Actor
Page was born on February 21, 1987, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, to Martha Philpotts, a teacher, and Dennis Page, a graphic designer. He was assigned female at birth and used the birth name Ellen before transitioning.
Page attended Halifax Grammar School until Year 10 and spent some time at Queen Elizabeth High School. After graduating from Shambhala in 2005, Page spent two years in Toronto, studying in the Interact program at Vaughan Road Academy with close friend and fellow Canadian actor Mark Rendall.
Elliot Page and Emma Portner who is Dancer and choreographer started dating in September 2017. They got married on January 3, 2018.
Elliot Page filed for divorce from Emma Portner in Manhattan Supreme Court on January 26, 2021.
“After much harder and careful consideration, we have made the difficult decision to separate following our separation last summer. We have the utmost respect for each other and will remain close friends,” the couple said in a statement.
In 2015, Page starred in and produced Freeheld about Laurel Hester, which was adapted from the 2007 short film of the same name.
In 2016, Page starred as the eponymous character in the Netflix film Tallulah the film was his third collaboration with director Sian Heder and his second with Allison Janney, with whom he both worked on Juno.
On November 9, 2017, it was announced that Page had been cast as Vanya/Viktor Hargreeves in the Netflix superhero series The Umbrella Academy.
In March 2022, it was announced that Page’s character would return in the upcoming third season and transition to male.
In 2019, Page starred as Shawna Hopkins in the Netflix miniseries Tales of the City, which received positive reviews.
In 2021, Page collaborated with Mark Rendall on a music release on Bandcamp.
In February 2022, it was announced that Flatiron Books had acquired the publishing rights to Pageboy, Pageboy’s memoir, for $3 million, with the book expected to be published in 2023.
In June 2022, Page revealed that she co-wrote the script with her Mouth-to-Mouth co-star Beatrice Brown.
In October 2022, Page Boy Productions announced the project Backspot, in which he was an executive producer.
Filming in Toronto in March 2023 in conjunction with the completed production.
Elliot Page is a Canadian actor who has received 76 award nominations for roles in Canadian and American film and television, winning 31 of them. Before coming out as transgender in December 2020, Page was nominated in the female award categories as Ellen Page
In 2016 a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature.
Academy Awards in 2008
Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television Awards in 2007
ACTRA Maritimes Awards in 2003
Atlantic Film Festival Awards in 2007
Austin Film Critics Association Awards in 2006-7
British Academy Film Award in 2008
Primetime Emmy Awards in 2016
Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards in 2015
Saturn Award in 2010, 2019, 2022
Gender transition by Elliot Page
Page came out as transgender on her social media, On December 1, 2020, specifying his pronouns as he and they and revealing his new name, Elliot. Page explained that his decision to speak openly about his gender identity was partly due to the COVID-19 pandemic and partly due to anti-transgender rhetoric in politics and the news cycle. GLAAD spokesperson Nick Adams stated that Page “is now an inspiration to countless trans and non-binary people”.
Page’s then-wife Emma Portner took to her Instagram account the same day to express her support for his appearance, saying she was so proud of Page.
Page appeared in the March 29/5 issue of Tempo. On the cover of the April 2021 issue, making him the first openly trans man to do so, he asked Wynne Neilly to photograph him for the cover because he wanted another transgender person to be the photographer. In the featured article, he described himself as queer and non-binary, and revealed that when he came out, he was recovering from top surgery, which he described as “lifesaving”. ” Page also revealed that at the age of nine, “I felt like a boy … I wanted to be a boy. I would ask my mother if I could be one day.
Net Worth 2023
Elliot Page, Net Worth Growth Year by Year
Net Worth in 2023- $10.0 million
Net Worth in 2022- $8.2 million
Net Worth in 2021- $7.4 million
Net Worth in 2020- $6.6 million
Net Worth in 2019- $5.9 Million
Latest News About Elliot Page
Elliot Page is opening about an open relationship…or at least it seems so. Via People, he writes in his upcoming memoir Pageboy that he had an affair with Kate Mara while dating Max Minghella. (Before you worry that Mara is blindsided by this revelation, Page says he’s still close to Mara, who read her book.
They’re also scheduled to perform together at a Pageboy event next week.) According to Page, Mara said. Minghella that she realized she might be in love with two people, and Minghella supported her when she explored her feelings for Page. The relationship developed before Page came out as trans in 2020.