Women we love: Ellen Page – an actor who always delivers
Ellen Page is an award-winning actor who’s not afraid to speak her mind.
Let’s take a look at her career.
Born in 1987, Ellen Page was raised in Halifax, Canada.
She moved to Toronto to study.
Page’s career began in 1997, at the age of 10, and she’s been working solidly ever since.
She hit the big screen in X-Men: The Last Stand in 2006, but it was her lead role in 2007’s black comedy Juno that grabbed the world’s attention – Page was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress.
Other notable roles include Whip It – Drew Barrymore’s directorial debut in 2009, and Christopher Nolan’s 2010 thriller, Inception.
In Freeheld, released in 2015, Page played the role of Stacie Andree, opposite Julianne Moore who played Laurel Hester.
One of her most recent projects is the Netflix series, The Umbrella Academy. The series has reportedly been renewed for a second season.
Page spoke publicly about her sexuality in 2014, at a conference hosted by the Human Rights Campaign.
In January 2018, Page married Emma Portner.