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Ellen Page

Ellen Page at Hollywood Life Magazine's 7th Annual Breakthrough Awards
Born Ellen Philpotts-Page
February 21, 1987 (1987-02-21) (age 21)
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ellen Philpotts-Page (born February 21, 1987) is an Academy Award-nominated Canadian actress best known for her role as the title character in the 2007 film Juno. For this performance, Page received both Golden Globe and Academy Award nominations for Best Actress. is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays 1987 Gregorian calendar). ... The City of Halifax (1841-1996) was the capital of the province of Nova Scotia, and the largest city in Atlantic Canada. ... is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays 1987 Gregorian calendar). ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... Juno is a 2007 comedy-drama film directed by Jason Reitman and written by Diablo Cody. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ...


She is also known for her starring role in Hard Candy (2006), and as Katherine "Kitty" Pryde in X-Men: The Last Stand. She also received attention in her native Canada for award-winning roles in Pit Pony and Marion Bridge, as well as television shows Trailer Park Boys and ReGenesis. Hard Candy is a 2005 film about Hayley Stark, a 14-year-old girl who meets Jeff, a 32-year-old photographer who might be a sexual predator. ... Katherine Kitty Pryde, also commonly known by the codename Shadowcat, is a Marvel Comics mutant superhero and a member of the X-Men. ... Marion Bridge is a 2002 Canadian film directed by Wiebke von Carolsfeld. ... This article is about the television series. ... ReGenesis is a Canadian television program produced by The Movie Network and Movie Central in conjunction with Shaftesbury Films. ...


In 2008, Page was nominated for Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People list[citation needed].

Contents

Early life

Page was born and raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia, the daughter of Martha Philpotts, a teacher, and Dennis Page, a graphic designer.[1] She attended the Halifax Grammar School until grade 10, spending some time at Queen Elizabeth High School, and graduating from the Shambhala School in 2005. She also spent two years studying in the Interact Program at Vaughan Road Academy in Toronto, Ontario.[2][3] Growing up, Page enjoyed playing with action figures and climbed trees.[4] The City of Halifax (1841-1996) was the capital of the province of Nova Scotia, and the largest city in Atlantic Canada. ... Motto: Munit Haec et Altera Vincit (Latin: One defends and the other conquers) Capital Halifax Largest city Halifax Regional Municipality Official languages English (de facto) Government Lieutenant-Governor Mayann E. Francis Premier Rodney MacDonald (PC) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament House seats 11 Senate seats 10 Confederation July 1, 1867... Graphic design is the applied art of arranging image and text to communicate a message. ... The Halifax Grammar School is a private, coeducational day school in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. ... Queen Elizabeth High School was established in September of 1942, at the corner of Bell Road and Robie Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia. ... The Shambhala School is a non-denominational private school in Halifax, Nova Scotia. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... An action figure is a posable plastic figurine of an action hero, superhero or a character from a movie or television program. ... The coniferous Coast Redwood, the tallest tree species on earth. ...


Career

Page began acting at age 10, appearing in the telefilm Pit Pony, which would later spin-off a television series. This led to roles in a number of small Canadian films and television series—notably playing Treena Lahey in Season 2 of Trailer Park Boys. At 16, she was cast in an independent film shot in Europe, Mouth to Mouth. A television movie (also TV movie, TV-movie, made-for-TV movie, etc. ... A television program is the content of television broadcasting. ... This article is about the television series. ...


Page starred in the 2005 movie Hard Candy, and gained praise for "one of the most complex, disturbing and haunting performances of the year".[5] As the title-character star of Juno, Page garnered substantial praise; A. O. Scott of the New York Times noted her as being "frighteningly talented"[6] and Roger Ebert said, "Has there been a better performance this year than Ellen Page's creation of Juno? I don't think so".[7] Page was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Juno, but lost to Marion Cotillard in La Vie En Rose. Hard Candy is a 2005 film about Hayley Stark, a 14-year-old girl who meets Jeff, a 32-year-old photographer who might be a sexual predator. ... Juno is a 2007 comedy-drama film directed by Jason Reitman and written by Diablo Cody. ... Roger Joseph Ebert (born June 18, 1942) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American film critic. ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ... Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role is one of the Academy Awards of Merit presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize an actress who has delivered an outstanding performance while working within the film industry. ... Marion Cotillard (born September 30, 1975) is an Academy Award, BAFTA, two-time César Award, Czech Lion and Golden Globe winning French actress. ... La Vie en rose (literally Life in Pink) is the title in English-speaking territories for the triumphant Academy Award winning film La Môme, a 2007 French movie directed by Olivier Dahan about singer Édith Piaf, starring Marion Cotillard in her Academy Award, BAFTA, Czech Lion, and Golden Globe...


Page next starred in Smart People, which premiered at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival and received a wide release on April 11, 2008. Page has roles in three films unreleased as of January 2008: An American Crime, which premiered at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival; The Tracey Fragments, which is scheduled for a U.S. release in early 2008; and The Stone Angel. Dennis Quaid on the set of Smart People at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA. Smart People is an upcoming American comedy film starring Dennis Quaid and Sarah Jessica Parker. ... is the 101st day of the year (102nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... An American Crime (also known as The Basement) is a 2007 film based off of the true Indiana crime of the torture and murder of Sylvia Likens by Gertrude Baniszewski. ... The Sundance Film Festival is a film festival in the state of Utah in the United States. ... The Tracey Fragments is a film directed by Canadian Bruce McDonald, written by Maureen Medved and based on her novel of the same name (published by House of Anansi Press). ...


In 2008, Page will star in Michael Lander's Peacock, opposite Cillian Murphy;[8] and Drew Barrymore's directorial debut Whip It!. Page is also attached to star in Peter Stebbings' The Defender[9] as well as Jack and Diane[10] opposite Olivia Thirlby, with whom she co-starred in Juno. Cillian Murphy[1] (born 25 May 1976) is an Irish film and theatre actor active since 1996. ... Peter Stebbings is a veteran actor who started practicing his trade at the Vancouver Youth Theater when he was just 12 years old. ... Olivia Thirlby (born 1987) is an American actress. ...


Page hosted Saturday Night Live on March 1, 2008 with musical guest Wilco (special appearances by Hillary Rodham Clinton, Rudolph Giuliani and Vincent D'Onofrio.) [11] For her traditional opening monologue, she mocked the stylized dialogue of the movie Juno with cast member Andy Samberg, who impersonated Juno screenwriter Diablo Cody. Page's SNL characters included Miley Cyrus, Peter Pan, Virginia Hastings' stepdaughter, and a young woman named Marty who realizes she is a lesbian after attending a Melissa Etheridge concert. SNL redirects here. ... is the 60th day of the year (61st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the music group. ... Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26, 1947) is the junior United States Senator from New York, and is a candidate for the Democratic nomination in the 2008 presidential election. ... Rudolph William Louis Rudy Giuliani III, KBE (born May 28, 1944) served as the Mayor of New York City from January 1, 1994 through December 31, 2001. ... Vincent Phillip DOnofrio (born June 30, 1959) is an American actor and producer. ... Andy Samberg (born August 18, 1978) is an Emmy-winning American stand-up comic, songwriter, and member of comedy group The Lonely Island. ... Candy Girl: A Year in the Life of an Unlikely Stripper Diablo Cody is the pseudonym of Brook Busey-Hunt, a Los Angeles-based writer and blogger (originally from Chicago via Minneapolis) originally known for her yearlong foray in the stripping and peep show circuits of Minneapolis, candidly chronicled on... Miley Cyrus (born Destiny Hope Cyrus[1] on November 23, 1992 in Franklin, Tennessee) is an American actress and singer. ... This article is about the play by J.M. Barrie. ... This article is about same-sex desire and sexuality among women. ... Melissa Lou Etheridge (born May 29, 1961, in Leavenworth, Kansas) is an Academy Award-winning and two-time Grammy Award-winning American rock musician and singer. ...


Personal life

As of January 2008, Page resides in her hometown of Halifax.[12]


Page mentioned in an interview with Barbara Walters that she sleepwalks and hallucinates when she sleeps.[13] Barbara Jill Walters[1] (born September 25, 1929) is an American journalist, writer, and media personality who has been a regular fixture on morning television shows (Today and The View), an evening news magazine (20/20), and on The ABC Evening News as the first female evening news anchor. ... Sleepwalking (also called somnambulism or noctambulism[1]), under the larger category of parasomnias or sleep disorders where the sufferer engages in activities that are normally associated with wakefulness while he or she is asleep or in a sleeplike state. ...


In the audio commentary of the 30 Days of Night DVD producer Robert Tapert states that Page is dating Mark Rendall, with whom she starred in the TV series ReGenesis. 30 Days of Night is a 2007 horror film based on the comic book miniseries of the same name. ... Mark Rendall (born October 21, 1988) is a Canadian actor, perhaps best known for starring in the title role of the 2005 film, Childstar. ... ReGenesis is a Canadian television program produced by The Movie Network and Movie Central in conjunction with Shaftesbury Films. ...


Filmography

Year Film Role Other notes
1997 Pit Pony Maggie Maclean TV movie
1999 Pit Pony Maggie Maclean TV series
2001 Trailer Park Boys Treena Lahey TV series
2002 The Wet Season Jocelyn
Marion Bridge Joanie
Rideau Hall Helene TV series
2003 Love That Boy Suzanna
Going for Broke Jennifer TV movie
Homeless to Harvard: The Liz Murray Story Young Lisa TV movie
Touch & Go Trish
Ghost Cat Natalie Merritt TV movie
2004 ReGenesis Lilith Sandström TV series
Wilby Wonderful Emily Anderson
I Downloaded a Ghost Stella Blackstone
2005 Mouth to Mouth Sherry
Hard Candy Hayley Stark
2006 X-Men: The Last Stand Katherine "Kitty" Pryde
2007 An American Crime Sylvia Likens
The Tracey Fragments Tracey Berkowitz
The Stone Angel Arlene
Juno Juno MacGuff
2008 Smart People Vanessa Wetherhold
2009 Whip It Bliss
Peacock Maggie
2010 Jack and Diane Diane

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Awards and nominations

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References

  1. ^ Maher, Kevin. "Ellen Page isn’t fazed by her scripts", The Times (London), October 27, 2007.
  2. ^ a b Lisk, Dean. "Page making a scene on screen", The Daily News, 2007-12-20. Retrieved on 2008-01-16. 
  3. ^ Profile: Ellen Page - Entertainment Ellen is sexyCelebrity Gossip - MSN Entertainment UK
  4. ^ Ellen Page Interview at Complex magazine
  5. ^ Puig, Claudia. "Ellen: Manipulates 'Hard Candy' to great effect", USA Today, December 22, 2006, p. E2.
  6. ^ Scott, A.O.. "Seeking Mr. and Mrs. Right for a Baby on the Way", The New York Times, December 5, 2007.
  7. ^ Ebert, Roger. Juno review, Chicago Sun Times, December 14, 2007.
  8. ^ Siegel, Tatiana. "Page, Murphy set for Peacock", Variety, February 14, 2008. Accessed February 14, 2008.
  9. ^ Douglas, Edward. "The Inimitable Ellen Page on Juno", ComingSoon.net, December 3, 2007. Accessed March 2, 2007.
  10. ^ Widdicombe, Ben. "Juno girls reunited in vampire film", The New York Daily News, December 18, 2007. Accessed March 2, 2007.
  11. ^ Collins, Leah. "Ellen Page tapped for SNL, Walters special", canada.com, February 12, 2008 Accessed February 15, 2008
  12. ^ YouTube interview excerpt, Late Night with David Letterman
  13. ^ The Barbara Walters Special, Interview with Ellen Page. February 24, 2008.
  14. ^ Film Awards Nominees in 2008 - Film - Awards - The BAFTA site
  15. ^ The Orange Rising Star Award, British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Accessed 2008-01-11.
  16. ^ Orange press release, January 8, 2008: "And the Orange rising star award nominees for 2008 are..."
  17. ^ "Into the Wild Leads Critics Choice Nominations with Seven!"
  18. ^ Broadcast Film Critics Association: "Critics' Choice Award 2007 Winners & Nominees"
  19. ^ McKay, John. "CTV movie and crime series win Gemini awards", Canadian Press, 2005-11-18. Retrieved on 2008-01-14. 
  20. ^ Nova Scotia-made Programs Win Gemini Awards. Nova Scotia Film Development Corp. (2004-12-15). Retrieved on 2008-01-14.
  21. ^ 28th Annual Genie Awards
  22. ^ Hollywood Foreign Press Association 2008 Golden Globe Awards for the Year Ended December 31, 2007. goldenglobes.org (2007-12-13). Retrieved on 2007-12-17.
  23. ^ Film Independent's Spirit Awards: 2008 Nominees.

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Page: Yeah, I had a complete story for her, but, at the same time, I don't think it's even remotely necessary for anyone to know what it is. Yeah, I did kind of have a background, but it wasn't a big, terrible concern for me to even have one to be honest.
Page: Sometimes, you get men that are really angry about it and who really hate my character and all their sympathy goes to Jeff, which is really interesting for him to be excused for a lot of behavior.
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PAGE: Yeah, well, I was in Toronto and I read the script and I had just shaved my head for a film so I sent a tape but I had a shaved head so I guess David liked it but the producers were like, 'For Christ's sake, David, she has a shaved head.
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