Ellen Grace Philpotts-Page, commonly known as Ellen Page, is a Canadian actress who portrayed the title character in the coming of age comedy drama film ‘Juno’ for which she won the Teen Choice Award for Best Actress Comedy and the Independent Spirit Award. This role also got her nominated at the Academy Awards, the BAFTA, and the Golden Globe Awards. As a young girl she enjoyed playing with action figures and developed an interest in acting as well. Beginning her acting career at the tender age of ten, she went on to gain fame as a young and upcoming actress. She received her big break with her appearance in the 2006 superhero film ‘X-Men: The Last Stand’ as ‘Kitty Pryde / Shadowcat’. In the ensuing years, she appeared in numerous other popular films like ‘Whip It’, ‘Touchy Feely’, ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’, and ‘My Days of Mercy’. She won the Vancouver Film Critics Award for Best Actress for her role in the 2007 drama film ‘The Tracey Fragments’. Also active on TV, she was featured in the CBC series ‘Pit Pony’ and the Canadian television show ‘ReGenesis’.
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Also Known As
Ellen Grace Philpotts-Page
Neptune Theater School, Shambhala School, Halifax Grammar School, Queen Elizabeth High School, Vaughan Road Academy, Lost Valley Educational Center
Emma Portner (2018-Present)