Beloved Halifax actor and Juno star Elliot Page has come out trans.
Page, who also plays superhero Vanya Hargreeves in Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy, has announced that they are trans in an Instagram post.
“Hi friends, I want to share with you that my name is Elliot, my pronouns are he/they and I am trans. I feel lucky to be writing this. To be here. To have arrived at this place in my life,” Page wrote. “I feel overwhelming gratitude for the incredible people who have supported me along this journey.”
Read the post in full below.