“Powerful and inspiring”: Elliot Page receives support and gratitude on social media after announcing he’s trans
After Elliot Page announced on Tuesday thatcelebrities and fans took to social media to show support for the actor, whom many called brave. Page, the Oscar-nominated actor known for roles in “Juno” and Netflix’s “The Umbrella Academy,” wrote in a long Instagram post that he felt “overwhelming gratitude for the incredible people who have supported me along this journey.”
“So happy for and inspired by you, Elliot,” comedian Ilana Glazer commented on Page’s Instagram post.
“So proud of our superhero!! WE LOVE YOU ELLIOT!!!” said the account for “The Umbrella Academy.”
“Elliot rules!” Miley Cyrus wrote.
Page’s wife, Emma Portner, a dancer and choreographer, reposted Page’s moving message on Instagram, writing in the caption that she is “so proud.”
“Trans, queer and non-binary people are a gift to this world,” Portner wrote. “I also ask for patience & privacy but that you join me in the