Ellen Page says she is overwhelmed by support. The Juno star says that all support hat she has been receiving since the day of coming out, just really ‘blown her mind’. The Canadian actress revealed she was gay at the Human Rights Campaign’s Time to Thrive conference in February. the Trailer Park Boys star said that she was expecting to be the subjected to some ”vicious” comments afterwards.
”I’ve experienced basically nothing but support, it’s actually really kind of blown my mind.
”I thought there would be a lot more viciousness.”
The 27-year-old star admitted she was ”afraid” to make the revelation because of the expected backlash, and she thinks it is ”beautiful” so many people have had kind things to say. She told ‘Access Hollywood’:
”Maybe that’s because you’re afraid and for some reason you have this perspective, because of probably your own anxiety.
”So to me, that’s been the most beautiful thing, because it’s so indicative of the change that’s happened and the growth that’s happening.
”For me, it’s been basically nothing but support.”
She has also vowed to her fans, that they won’t be disappointed by the new ‘X-Men’ movie, she portrays the part of Kitty Pryde/ Shadowcat. She said:
”I loved it. I was totally blown away, totally on the edge of my seat and also, really moved, you know, I found it really emotional. So for me, it hit all the marks.”