Elliot Page shared the cover of his upcoming memoir, Pageboy.
Photographed by Catherine Opie, the cover captures the actor seated with his hands placed on his lap as he gazes at the camera. He wears a white tank top, jeans, and a silver chain.
The 35-year-old star recounted how being in front of the camera at ‘many points’ in his life was ‘unbearable’ but described the cover shoot as a ‘fun and unforgettable experience’ as he shared the image on his Instagram account. Monday. .
Coming soon: Elliot Page has shared the cover of his upcoming memoir, Pageboy
In the caption of the post, pg too She described the importance of sharing stories from transgender people in order to stand up to “those who would like to silence and harm us”.
Writing a book has come up a few times over the years, but it’s never felt right, and quite frankly, it just couldn’t. I could hardly sit still, let alone focus long enough to complete such a task.
Finally, I can be with myself, in this body. So, I wrote a book about my story. It comes out this coming June, and I’m so excited to share the cover of it with you right now. At many points in my life, it felt unbearable to be in front of a camera, but making this cover with acclaimed photographer Catherine Opie (@csopie) was such a fun experience that I will never forget.
Transgender people face increasing attacks, from physical violence to healthcare bans, and our humanity is discussed regularly in the media.
Taking a Stand: Sharing the cover on Instagram, the page described the importance of sharing stories from trans people in order to stand up to “those who would like to silence and harm us.”
Writing, reading, and sharing our many experiences is an important step in confronting those who wish to silence and harm us. Books have helped, even saved me, so I hope this helps someone feel less alone, and feel seen, no matter who they are or what path they’re on.
Page is set to share behind-the-scenes details and “intimate interrogations” on many topics ranging from sex to Hollywood, according to a description on the book’s website.
Read the description: “The Oscar-nominated star who captivated the world with his meteoric rise after the premiere of Juno finally shares his truth.” Filled with behind-the-scenes details and intimate interrogations about sex, love, trauma, and Hollywood, Pageboy is the story of a life pushed to the brink.
OPEN BOOK: The page is set to share behind-the-scenes details and “intimate interrogations” on numerous topics ranging from sex to Hollywood, according to a description on the book’s website.
“But at its core, this beautifully written winding journey of what it means to separate ourselves from the expectations of others is an ode to stepping into who we really are with challenge, strength, and joy.”
Elliott came out publicly as transgender and non-binary in December 2020 in a statement on social media, writing: “Hi friends I want to share with you that I am transgender our pronouns are/they and my name is Elliott.”
I feel lucky to be writing this. I’ve reached this place in my life,” the actor added.
Matters of the Heart: Page filed for divorce from Canadian professional dancer Emma Portner in 2021; Pictured is 2017
New romance? Paige sparked dating rumors with Canadian-born comedian Mae Martin, and the duo apparently made their red carpet debut as a married couple earlier this month at the 11th annual LACMA Art + Film Gala.
Less than two months after he made it public, he filed for divorce from Canadian professional dancer, Emma Portner.
The actress has filed legal documents with a Manhattan court seeking to dissolve his three-year marriage to Emma, who ‘proudly’ supported her partner’s decision to come out as transgender.
In a statement sent to DailyMail.com, Elliot and Emma revealed that they “split this past summer,” before the actor came out as transgender, and have now decided to make the split official.
He’s since sparked dating rumors with Canadian-born comedian Mae Martin, and the duo apparently made their red carpet debut as a married couple earlier this month at the 11th annual LACMA Art + Film Gala.
Elliott first rose to fame starring as a pregnant teen in the 2007 hit Juno, for which he received an Academy Award nomination.
Successful Film: Elliott first rose to fame starring as a pregnant teen in the 2007 hit film Juno, for which he received an Academy Award nomination
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