Elliot Web page has introduced the discharge date and title of his memoir, saying he hopes it should assist others really feel much less alone and “seen, irrespective of who they’re or what path they’re on”.
he actor mentioned the time had by no means felt proper for him to jot down a ebook, however that sharing experiences was “an necessary step in standing as much as those that want to silence and hurt us”.
Web page got here out as a transgender man in December 2020 and is best-known for his Oscar-nominated function in 2007 coming-of-age drama Juno, and extra not too long ago for starring in Netflix superhero sequence The Umbrella Academy.
His ebook is titled Pageboy and is because of be launched on June 6 2023.
“I might barely sit nonetheless, not to mention focus lengthy sufficient to finish such a process. Ultimately, I might be with myself, on this physique.
“So, I’ve written a ebook about my story. It’s out subsequent June, and I’m so excited to share its cowl with you now.
“At many factors in my life, it felt insufferable to be in entrance of a digital camera, however making this cowl with acclaimed photographer Catherine Opie (@csopie) was a joyful expertise that I’ll always remember.”
He continued: “Trans individuals are dealing with growing assaults, from bodily violence to the banning of healthcare, and our humanity is repeatedly ‘debated’ within the media.
“The act of writing, studying, and sharing the multitude of our experiences is a crucial step in standing as much as those that want to silence and hurt us.
“Books have helped me, saved me even, so I hope this can assist somebody really feel much less alone, really feel seen, irrespective of who they’re or what path they’re on.”
In addition to Juno, the 35-year-old has additionally starred alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Cillian Murphy in Christopher Nolan’s 2011 thriller Inception and the X-Males sequence.
He got here out as homosexual in 2014 and was married to choreographer Emma Portner earlier than asserting their divorce in January 2021.