Elliot Page Thanks Supporters In First Post Since Coming Out As Transgender
Written by Huffingtonpost on December 20, 2020
“From the underside of my coronary heart, thanks. Your love and assist has been the best reward,” the 33-year-old actor wrote. “Keep protected. Be there for one another.”
He inspired followers to donate to 2 organizations that assist and advocate for trans folks, Trans Lifeline and TranSanta.
Web page, recognized for his roles in “Juno” and “The Umbrella Academy,” made the announcement about his gender identification at first of December and informed followers he could be utilizing the pronouns “he” and “they.”
“I really like that I’m trans. And I really like that I’m queer. And the extra I maintain myself shut and absolutely embrace who I’m, the extra my coronary heart grows and the extra I thrive,” Web page wrote.
“To all of the trans individuals who cope with harassment, self-loathing, abuse, and the specter of violence every single day: I see you, I really like you, and I’ll do every little thing I can to vary this world for the higher.”
His feedback have been flooded with assist from celebrities together with Julianne Moore, Ruby Rose, Lena Dunham, Natalie Portman, Kate Mara, Laura Linney and plenty of others, in addition to hundreds of followers and well-wishers.
Web page’s spouse, dancer and choreographer Emma Portner, stated she was “so proud” of him and requested for endurance and privateness and for followers to hitch her in “the fervent assist of trans life each single day.”