Ellen Page is a famous Canadian actress who shot to international fame after playing the title character in Jason Reitman’s coming of age comedy drama film, Juno, a role that earned her Academy Award, BAFTA, Golden Globe Award for Best Actress. She won the MTV Movie Award and Teen Choice for her work in the film. She ventured into acting at a very young age and has since appeared in a number of hit movies and series, including X-Men franchise, An American Crime, The Tracey Fragments, Inception, Pit Pony, ReGenesis, and Gaycation.
Ellen Page was born on the 21st of February 1987, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. She is currently 32 years old.
|Birth Name||Ellen Philpotts-Page|
|Nickname||Peeps, Small, The Tiny Canadian|
|Date of Birth||February 21, 1987|
|Place of Birth||Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada|
|Profession||Actress, Film Producer|
- Father – Dennis Page (Graphic designer)
- Mother – Martha Philpotts (Teacher)
- Siblings – None
Ellen Page attended the Halifax Grammar School until grade 10. She then went to Queen Elizabeth High School before graduating from the Shambhala School in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 2005.
Later, she enrolled to an Interact Program at Vaughan Road Academy in Toronto, Ontario, where she studied for two years. Canadian actor Mark Rendall was her classmate.
Ellen married dancer and choreographer Emma Portner in January 2018 after dating for over a year.
Previously, Ellen had dated many stars, Ben Foster, Sam Riley, Emile Hirsch, Alexander Skarsgård and Samantha Thomas.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 1 inch|
Centimeters – 155 cm
Meters – 1.55 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 48 kg|
Pounds – 106 lbs
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||6 (US) / 36.5 (EU)|
|Dress Size||2 (US) / 36 (EU) / 6 (UK)|
|Distinctive Features||Petite stature|
Sardonic drawling voice
Ellen Page made her acting debut in 2002, playing Joanie in Wiebke von Carolsfeld’s Canadian film, Marion Bridge.
Ellen portrayed Maggie Maclean in CBC’s television series Pit Pony from 1999 to 2000. Prior that, she played Maggie Maclean in the television film of the same name.
Ellen met with critical acclaim for her role as Juno MacGuff in the 2007 comedy-drama film Juno. She won the Independent Spirit Award, MTV Movie Award and Teen Choice Award for Best Actress Comedy as well as received received nominations for Academy Award, BAFTA, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress.
Her other notable acting credits include her roles as Kitty Pryde / Shadowcat in the superhero film X-Men film series, as Tracey Berkowitz in the drama film The Tracey Fragments and as Ariadne in science fiction heist thriller film Inception.
Ellen Page Favorites
- Favorite Movie – The 400 Blows (1959)
- Favorite Actresses – Kate Winslet, Meryl Streep
- Favorite Music / Band – Radiohead, Ron Sexsmith
- Favorite Color – Green
- Role Model – Patti Smith
Ellen Page Net Worth
Ellen Page has an impressive net worth of $14 million.
Social Media Profiles
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- Twitter – ellenpage
Ellen Page Facts
She wanted to be an actress from a young age and attended the Neptune Theater School.
Ellen began her professional acting career when she was 10 years old, starring on the award-winning television series Pit Pony (1999), a role that earned her a Gemini nomination and a Young Artist Awards nomination.
She is good friends with her Juno co-star Olivia Thirlby.
Ellen describes herself as a pro-choice feminist
She was ranked at #1 on interview magazines Hollywood faces to watch “future stars of tomorrow”.
In 2008, Ellen was ranked #8 on Entertainment Weekly’s ’30 Under 30′ the actress list, and that same year, she was also ranked #10 on Moviefone’s ‘The 25 Hottest Actors Under 25’.
In 2008, Page was one of 30 celebrities who participated in an online ad series for US Campaign for Burma, calling for an end to the military dictatorship in Burma
Ellen was originally chosen to play the title role in the movie Jane Eyre (2011), but walked out of the project citing production delays. Mia Wasikowska was later cast instead.
She practices a vegan lifestyle.
She provided the voice acting, motion capture, and likeness for the character Jodie Holmes in the video game Beyond: Two Souls (2013).
Page revealed that she is gay during a speech at the Human Rights Campaign’s “Time to Thrive” conference in Las Vegas on February 14, 2014.