Elliot Page Celebrates First Movie as a ‘Leading Man’

Elliot Page, who “transitioned” from a woman to a man in 2020, attended the Toronto International Film Festival to be promoted by some media outlets, including Yahoo!News is welcomed as inception and Juno The star’s “first starring movie.”This is what Page called his role as Sam in the movie. close to you It features a topless Page and the actor’s first love scene, which the actor calls “one of the most incredible experiences of my career.”

Canadian performer returns to TIFF near you, Sixteen years after starring in Jason Reitman’s Oscar-nominated comedy, Juno.

The star formerly known as Ellen Page said the most important thing was to open up the audience and let them know what it was like to perform a scene shirtless.

As Breitbart News reported, Page made international news in 2020 when he came out as transgender.

Page’s preferred pronouns are currently “he/him” and “they/them,” and Page identifies as “non-binary.”

After the TIFF screening of his new film, the actor took to the stage and called the film “incredible.”

Elliott stars as Sam, a trans man who reunites with his ex-lover while traveling to the Canadian countryside for an uncomfortable reunion with his family.

close to you shows several shirtless scenes revealing scars from masculinization surgery on his chest.

Elliot Page attends the RBC Host “Close to You” Cocktail Party during the RBC House Toronto International Film Festival 2023 on September 10, 2023 in Toronto, Ontario. (Kennedy Pollard/Getty Images, RBC)

“The day of the shoot, I got out of bed and got dressed, and it was kind of awkward, and I was like, ‘Oh, that would be great, he’s sleeping shirtless,'” the actor recently said. Told. Said entertainment weekly. “It felt natural.

“It means a lot to me to show this guy who’s comfortable and present and awake in his own body. I never thought I’d feel that way, so I was very excited to play him. I’m glad.”

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