Elliot Page formerly known as Ellen Page is a Canadian actor and producer. He was born as a female but in 2014, he publicly came out as a gay woman.
On December 1, 2020, Page came out as transgender and specified his pronouns as he/him and they/them. And thus transitioning made him more famous and people do want to know more about him.
Who is Elliot Page?
Elliot Page is a famous tv host who changed herself to himself and came out as transgender. He became a proud advocate of trans rights.
Page won a Satellite Award and a Canadian Comedy Award among others for her work in Juno. This role also got him nominated at the Academy Awards, the BAFTA, and the Golden Globe Awards.
Early Life of Elliot Page
Elliot Page was born on Saturday, February 21, 1987. He is 35 years old as of the year 2022. His zodiac sign is Pisces.
Elliot Page was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. He was assigned female at birth and was named Ellen Page. His nationality is Canadiana and belongs to the white ethnic group.
Elliot was born into a Christian family and he is a follower of Christianity himself.
He was born to Martha Philpotts, his mother, a teacher, and Dennis Page, his father, a graphic designer. His parents divorced when he was still a baby. He grew up switching between his parents’ houses every two weeks.
As far as his education is concerned, until grade 10, he did his schooling at Halifax Grammar School and then went to Queen Elizabeth High School in Halifax.
In 2005, he graduated from Shambhala School, a non-denominational private school in Halifax, Nova Scotia, based on Shambhala Buddhist principles.
At Shambhala, he studied meditation. For the next two years, he lived in Toronto, Ontario, where he studied in the Vaughan Road Academy’s Interact Program with his close friend and actor Mark Rendall.
Elliot Page Career
Elliot Page’s career started at the age of ten when she appeared in the television movie Pit Pony in 1997. The TV film was later made into a television series in which he reprised his recurring role of Maggie Maclean.
In 2002, he appeared as Treena Lahey in Mike Clattenburg’s Canadian mockumentary television series Trailer Park Boys.
The same year, he appeared in the movie Marion Bridge as ‘Joanie’; the film won the Best Canadian First Feature Film award.
In 2005, he appeared in a drama film titled Mouth to Mouth, and also in the same year, he appeared as Hayley Stark in the thriller film Hard Candy’.
He portrayed the character of a fourteen-year-old girl who traps and tortures a man whom she believes to be a sexual predator.
Page was lauded for his acting, which according to many, was “one of the most disturbing yet bold and complex performances”.
Elliot Page appeared in the American superhero film X-Men: The Last Stand as ‘Kitty Pryde / Shadowcat’ in 2006.
Eight years later, he reprised the character in X-Men: Days of Future Past. In 2007, he appeared in Juno, a coming-of-age comedy-drama independent movie, which changed her stature as an actor.
He portrayed Juno MacGuff in the film which earned him a nomination at the 80th Academy Awards in the Best Actress category which he lost to Marion Cotillard for her performance in the French biographical film La Vie en Rose.
In 2007, he portrayed the character of the unfortunate 16-year-old ‘Sylvia Likens’ who was brutally tortured for over three months and later killed by Gertrude Baniszewski in the film ‘An American Crime’.
The film was based on a true story and Page was lauded for his portrayal of Likens. In the ensuing years, she appeared in films like Smart People, and The Stone Angel before portraying Bliss Cavendar in the sports comedy-drama film, Whip It, in 2009.
Elliot Page appeared alongside Marion Cotillard, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Christopher Nolan’s directorial venture Inception in 2010. He portrayed Monica in the film which was based on four separate storylines.
In the following years, he appeared in films like The East (2013), Into the Forest (2015), Tallulah (2016), My Days of Mercy (2017), and Flatliners (2017). He also provided his voice to the 2013 video game Beyond: Two Souls.
In 2019, he starred in the Netflix miniseries Tales of the City and co-directed and co-produced the documentary There’s Something in the Water.
Elliot Page Personal Life
Elliot Page is single as of now. But he has been in a relationship with many people.
He was rumored to be dating Ben Foster in 2006. In 2008 he dated Sam Riley, who is an actor and singer, Emile Hirsch in 2010, Alexander Skarsgard, an actor, Clea DuValland, an actor and Shailene Woodley in 2014, an actress and filmmaker.
In 2015-17, he dated the American artist Samantha Thomas. He has also dated American actress, producer, director, talk show host, and entrepreneur Drew Barrymore.
In 2017, Elliot came into a relationship with the dancer Emma Portner. Elliot had met Emma on Instagram.
In January 2018, Elliot announced that he was married to Emma. In the summer of 2020, the two separated, and Page filed for divorce in January 2021.
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Elliot Page Net Worth
Elliot Page has an estimated net worth of $10 Million as of the year 2022. In the previous year, he had an estimated net worth of $8 Million.
His major sources of income are his performances in television shows and films like “Trailer Park Boys,” “Hard Candy,”. Page is also an in-demand voice-over artist and celebrity endorser. Thus it can be said to be his secondary source of income.
Page is a very active philanthropist who has lent their voice to many different causes. His annual income is around $2 Million.
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Elliot Page has a height of 5 feet 1 inch or 154 centimeters or 1.54 meters. She weighs about 48 kg or 105 lbs.
Elliot has short dark brown hair and blue eyes. She underwent a gender transformation surgery in the year 2014 from female to male. His body has never been the same since then.
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