- Elliot Page shared a post
- “Meet Viktor Hargreeves,” Elliot wrote
- Elliot came out as transgender in December 2020
Actor Elliot Page recently announced that his character will come out as transgender Viktor Hargreeves in a Netflix movie. Umbrella Academy Season 3. In December 2020, the Oscar -nominated actor appeared as transgender and revealed his preferred pronoun as he/they. Sharing an update on his Instagram handle, he caught a glimpse of his character and wrote, “Meet Viktor Hargreeves”. In the first two seasons, she played the role of cisgender Vanya Hargreeves. Shortly after Elliot Page shared the post, industry friends and his fans bombarded the comments section.
His acting partner, Justin H. Min from Umbrella Academy wrote, “leather jacket brother,” while one of his fans wrote, “OMG !!! Love the spin in that story !!!!! I can’t wait to see it !!!”
Formerly known as Ellen Page, she changed her first name to Elliot after coming out as transgender. She said, “I can’t begin to express how amazing it feels to finally love who I am enough to pursue my true self.”
Talk about Umbrella Academy, it is a superhero TV series based on the comic book series of the same name written by Gerard Way. The story revolves around a superhero family of dysfunctional adopted siblings who reunite to solve the mystery of their father’s death and the impending doomsday threat.
In addition to Elliot Page, the series also stars Justin H. Min, Tom Hopper, Emmy Raver-Lampan, David Castaneda, Robert Sheehan, Ritu Arya, Colm Feore and Aidan Gallagher.
According to Variety, Viktor Hargreeves’ character will use his pronoun in the show. The third season will continue from where season 2 ended — when the Hargreeves brothers managed to travel time back to 2019 after stopping doomsday, only to find out that things weren’t the same as before. Umbrella Academy Season 3 will air on June 22 on Netflix.