“Elliot, I’m so proud of you, and even prouder to call you family.”
announced that he is trans
Today, Elliot Page — the star of hits like and — posted a statement on social media in which he announced that he is trans . His name is Elliot, and his pronouns are he/they.
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Elliot’s costar, Tom Hopper, said he was “proud” of Elliot, and called him “family”:
Justin H. Min sent his love — and on Twitter, he wrote “Welcome to the fam, Elliot”:
welcome to the fam, elliot. ♥️ https://t.co/ElqkV1NjIh
David Castañeda replied to Elliot’s post on Twitter, writing simply “yes”:
🌟 yes 🌟 https://t.co/wbnBn1d1ye
Marin Ireland, who plays Sissy on the show, told Elliot she loves him:
And the official Umbrella Academy account, as well as Netflix itself, wrote on Twitter that they were “so proud of our superhero” and that they “can’t wait to see [him] return in season 3”:
@TheElliotPage 🖤🎻🖤So proud of our superhero! WE LOVE YOU ELLIOT!!!
@TheElliotPage So proud of our superhero! WE LOVE YOU ELLIOT! Can’t wait to see you return in season 3! 🎻 🖤
We love a supportive cast and crew!!!
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You can read Elliot’s full coming out statement below:
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