Washington: Hollywood prima Elliot Page opened up astir dealing with sex dysphoria astatine the tallness of his fame arsenic a kid histrion anterior to his caller transition.
According to Fox News, Page gave his archetypal televised interrogation since transitioning to Oprah Winfrey connected Apple TV+.
During the sit-down released connected Friday, the ‘Umbrella Academy’ prima recalled the predominant panic attacks helium struggled with down closed doors astatine movie premieres and glamorous after-parties. Page specifically pointed to a infinitesimal wherever helium "collapsed" astatine an after-party for ‘Inception’.
The Christopher Nolan-directed movie starring Page, Leonardo DiCaprio and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, was released successful 2010. Page reflected connected the craze surrounding the movie’s merchandise and said, "There was truthful overmuch press, truthful galore premieres each astir the world. I was wearing dresses and heels to beauteous overmuch each azygous event."
Page said his manager "really believed she was helping me" by providing him respective formal options to deterioration for the parties. However, Page present recalls it did the opposite.
"But we got backmost to the country and she was similar ‘I person a surprise.’ I already had to deterioration a formal I already had picked retired and I went successful and determination were 3 dresses laid out, similar caller dresses to possibly see, and I conscionable like, I mislaid it," Page said.
Page told Winfrey and added, "It was similar a cinematic moment, similar the benignant of happening that would beryllium successful a movie, you know? That nighttime aft the premiere and astatine the after-party I collapsed and that was thing that's happened often successful my life, usually corresponding with a panic attack."
Despite the hardships, Page has celebrated his modulation successful caller months successful interviews successful which helium expresses helium is present capable to unrecorded authentically. Speaking to Winfrey, helium credited the galore trans women of colour for paving the mode for others and putting "their lives connected the enactment passim history." Page archetypal came retired arsenic transgender successful December 2020 connected Twitter.