Facts of Ellen Page
|Full Name:||Ellen Page|
|Age:||33 years 7 months|
|Birth Date:||February 21, 1987|
|Lucky Color:||Sea Green|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Cancer, Scorpio|
|Birth Place:||Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada|
|Father's Name:||Dennis Page|
|Mother's Name:||Martha Phillpotts|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Emma Portner|
|Profession:||actress and producer.|
|Education:||Halifax Grammar School, Vaughan Road Academy, Lost Valley Educational Center, Shambhala School, Queen Elizabeth High School (Halifax)|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 1 inches (1.55m)|
|Net Worth:||$14 million|
|Hair Color:||dark brown|
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Many Canadian entertainers have started their careers from Canadian film and TV industry and then gone on to establish themselves and gained fame in Hollywood and American television. Ellen Page is one such well-known Canadian actress who was raised in Halifax and first acted in Canadian TV before stepping into the American entertainment industry to win several prestigious awards.
Ellen Page and her growing years
Ellen Page was born to Martha Philpotts, a teacher and Dennis Page who worked as a graphic designer. Born on 21 February 1987 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Ellen attended Halifax Grammar School up to her grade 10. She was for some time at the Queen Elizabeth High School and completed her graduation from Shambhala School in the year 2005. She loved climbing trees and playing with action figures when she was growing.
Her parents separated when she was small. She has two step-siblings from her father’s first marriage. Ellen was for 2 years in Toronto and studied Interact Program at the Vaughan Road Academy.
Ellen Page acting career
Ellen had first faced the camera when she was 10. This was for the CBC film called Pit Pony. She played small roles in Canadian films. At age 16, she bagged a role in Mouth to Mouth. In 2005, she was seen in Hard Candy and this role of hers was highly appreciated. She did some X-Men movies and got nominated for a role for this role.
She played the title role in Juno in 2007. This role was also critically acclaimed and was her breakthrough role which earned her several awards and nominations. She also appeared in Smart People and An American Crime. She also received several other coveted titles. Her other notable roles include those in Whip It, Peacock, Inception, and Super.
Ellen has also done innumerable commercials and has been the face of several famous product brands. She has also done the documentary narration. She is also the spokesperson for Cisco Systems. She has a net worth estimated to be $ 14 million.
Ellen Page loves acting. She had once said:
“The thing I like about acting is being able to lose yourself completely in someone else. I’m not that comfortable when I get recognized.”
Ellen Page relationship timeline
Ellen Page has been in several affairs. She has dated Ben Foster (2006-2007), Shailene Woodley, Frankie Muniz (2008), Sam Riley (2008), Mark Rendall (2008-2009), Emile Hirsch (2010-2011), Clea DuVall (2011), Alexander Skarsgard (2012-2013), and Samantha Thomas (2015-2016).
In February 2014, she had declared to the world that she is gay when she gave a speech at the Human Rights Campaign Time to Thrive Conference which was held in Las Vegas.
This was further confirmed in 2015 when she walked the red carpet with her girlfriend artist Samantha Thomas. This was for her film Freeheld.
Ellen Page has married Canadian dancer and choreographer Emma Portner on 3 January 2018. She had once aptly said:
“Judging people you don’t know for things you don’t understand is just really stupid.”
Ellen Page physicality
Ellen Page has a small petite body with a height of just 5 feet and 1 inch. She also has a sardonic drawling voice. The characters she plays are usually intelligent, comic, and likable. She has been nicknamed as the tiny Canadian by her roommates in New York City. She loves juggling and is good at it.
Ellen Page is active on social media including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube. She has gained more than 2.1 million followers on Facebook, over 1.47 million followers on Twitter, more than 1.6 million followers on Instagram, and over 1k subscribers on YouTube.