Ellen Page is transgender and will now go by the name Elliot Page, he announced on social media Tuesday. “I feel lucky to be writing this. To be here. To have arrived at this place in my life,” he wrote. “I feel overwhelming gratitude for the incredible people who have supported me along this journey. I can’t begin to express how remarkable it feels to finally love who I am enough to pursue my authentic self.” Page, 33, said he will use he/they pronouns.
Of course, it must be said that this is so stunning and so brave.