Ellen Page

Occupation: Actor

Nationality: Canadian

Born: February 21, 1987 (28)

Hailing from Nova Scotia in Canada, Ellen Page started her acting career on Pit Pony, a Canadian drama television movie. After several other TV films, Page advanced her career by playing Kitty Pryde in X-Men: The Last Stand - a role she later reprised in X-Men: Days of Future Past - and secured the lead in Hard Candy opposite Patrick Wilson.

She then received widespread critical acclaim and an Oscar nomination for her performance as the titular character in the 2007 indie film Juno, before starring in Whip It with Drew Barrymore. 2010 saw her play a major supporting role in Christopher Nolan's blockbuster Inception. In 2013, Page voiced and provided motion capture for the character of Jodie Holmes in action-adventure video game Beyond: Two Souls.

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