From co-stars to the actor’s talent company, voices from across the entertainment spectrum react to the news.
Justin H., Playing the role of Page’s dead brother in “The Umbrella Academy” and had the opportunity to share a comforting message. “Fam, Elliott, we welcome you,” he added with a heart emoji.
Welcome to Farm, Elliott. ♥ ️ https://t.co/ElqkV1NjIh
– Justin H. E (ust Justinhmin) December 1, 2020
United Talent Agency, Which works in conjunction with the page, shared a picture of the star with a quote from a letter he shared on social media the day before. The company expressed its pride in how Page used his site to raise awareness of issues faced by transgender people equally. “UDA is proud of our friend and client Elliott Page,” they wrote. “We stand with you and with you.”
– UDA (ited United Talent) December 1, 2020
Claude, an organization dedicated to helping bring fairness and representation in the media, also issued a statement in support of the page. The organization, which tweeted that “Elliott will now be an inspiration to countless trans and non-binary” acknowledged that the actor has long been an advocate for the LGBTQ + community.
Glad also released a set of guidelines to help journalists properly cover up moving the page forward.
.ETheElliotPage The screen has provided us with fantastic characters, and openly advocates for all LGBTQ people. Elliott will now be an inspiration to countless trance and non-binary. We celebrate him. All trans people deserve to be accepted. https://t.co/Ba7HOBgU5G pic.twitter.com/qFR1qG4H6q
– Happiness (la Claude) December 1, 2020
Other media outlets, such as the “The Umbrella Academy” Twitter page and the official Netflix count The Most, also shared the page’s post and added comments of support. The show suggested that Page, who plays a superhero throughout the series, be a superhero in his own right.
Super Proud of our superhero! We love you !!!
– Umbrella Academy (mb Umbrella Academy) December 1, 2020
Most people took this moment to acknowledge the importance of Page’s announcement in allowing other transgender people to appear in the media. Introducing the actor and acknowledging his / her desire to be identified by his / her / their pronouns, The Most Thanks page for sharing his or her truth.
“Someone who is endlessly grateful for his honesty, talent and kindness, and for being someone weird person – now, especially trance folks – can find themselves both on and off screen,” the account reads.
This is the Elliott page. His pronouns are he / they. He is endlessly grateful for his honesty, talent and kindness, and for being someone weird person – now, especially trance folks – can find themselves both on and off screen. https://t.co/aZ9x2oZ8lm
– Most (ost most) December 1, 2020
Roll out more reactions to the page’s announcement:
Congratulations, Raja <3 Very happy with you !!!
– James Charles (ames James Charles) December 1, 2020
Thanks for this, Elliott.
– Alyssa Milano (@alisa_milano) December 1, 2020
Deep love and praise to you ETheElliotPage !! Your strengths, bravery and activities – not to mention all the arts you contribute to this earth – are truly special. Thank you for being so outspoken about your journey and for working so hard to make the world a better place. ❤️❤️ https://t.co/2WLs0eT49v
– Degan and Sara (agteganandsara) December 1, 2020
Elliott, I love you, so much, I’m so proud of you, I admire you. Please be a beacon of courage, compassion and strength to all of us. 🙏❤️🙏 https://t.co/iw4wBahA1C
– James Gunn (ames James Gunn) December 1, 2020
So proud of our superhero! We love you! Can’t wait to see you back in Season 3! 🎻 🖤
– Netflix (netflix) December 1, 2020
I ❤️ You Elliott. https://t.co/woFRUUCUoD
– Before Olivia (ivoliviamunn) December 1, 2020
We love you, Elliott. 🤍 https://t.co/XhlQ28aoJQ
– Rachel Ziegler (cherachelzegler) December 1, 2020
Your heart is always big and you have been using your site to show the whole community for years. Thank you for the gift of your truth! 💫
– Rockel Willis (aqu Rockville Willis_) December 1, 2020
Congratulations to Elliott Page. I have never met you, I do not know everything about you, but you and your compassion and courage have my love and support. 🏳️⚧️ https://t.co/8DB6iG3DCQ
– Herald Mark the angels singing (@ Marcopus) December 1, 2020
I never met Elliott Page, I was at events & was shaken with shame. Since “Juno” – in real life – I’ve been nervous about the people I worship. So I admired his works – Movies & Docs – from a distance. Next time I will not just say hi, I will say “thank you”. ❤️
– Rose Matthews (@ Heloros) December 1, 2020
️ ♥ ️ https://t.co/FYi61Ix1pA
– Natasha Lyon (lynlyonne) December 1, 2020
– Tyler Oakley (letyleroakley) December 1, 2020
Congratulations Elliott. You are a wonderful man. https://t.co/LDzuKGrO8y
– Vincent de Onofrio (entvincentdonofrio) December 1, 2020
We love you
– ஆலி ✨ (@alexander_olly) December 1, 2020
Sending you love and support!
– Patricia Arquette (atPattyArquette) December 1, 2020