The 28-year-old Ellen Page is a Canadian actress who was born and raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Her Mother Martha Philpotts is a teacher while her father Dennis Page is a graphic designer. As a kid, she loved playing with action figures and enjoyed climbing trees. In 2014, she came out of the closet and during a speech at the Human Rights campaign’s “Time to Thrive” conference announced that she is gay. She calls herself a pro-choice feminist.
She is in a relationship with surfer and artist
since September 2015. They first discussed their relationship on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show'. Her first encounter with the camera was in 1997 when she was ten years old, in the CBS television movie ‘Pit Pony’. This led to more and more roles in small TV series’ and movies. When she was 16 years old, she was cast in ‘Mouth to Mouth’ which was an independent film shot in Europe. In 2005, she starred in ‘Hard Candy’ which got her a lot of praise for her excellent portrayal of an incredibly complex and disturbing character.
Ellen was also seen in ‘X-men: The Last Stand’ as Katherine Pryde or Shadowcat. This role was never before played as a main character. She received substantial praise for her title role in ‘Juno’. Her role in ‘Juno’ won her more than 20 awards. , before his death had shown interest in starring Page for his directorial debut, ‘The Queen's Gambit’. Page starred in Christopher Nolan’s big budget thriller film ‘
’ in 2010. She has won some awards for her roles in ‘Marion Bridge’, ‘Wilby Wonderful’, ‘Hard Candy’, ‘Inception’ and ‘Juno’ and nominated for various more roles. The actress is a vegetarian and she and
have been named the sexiest vegetarians of 2014 by PETA. She is also an atheist.