Ellen Grace Philpotts-Page who is known as Ellen Page is a Canadian actress was born on February 21, 1987. Besides her good acting skills, she also lends her voice for recordings. She began her career with her stupendous roles in Canadian television shows. She also starred in a drama for which she won the award for best actress. Her wonderful breakthrough was her role in comedy film ‘Juno’ which was released in 2007 which bagged her number of awards.
Page was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia where she attended Halifax Grammar School, Queen Elizabeth High School and then graduated from the Shambhala School in 2005. Page’s mother Martha was a teacher in school and her father Dennis worked as a graphic designer. Thereafter she continued her studies at Vaughan Road Academy in Toronto learning the Interact Program for two years.
Page started her career at the age of 10 in 1997 in the CBC television movie Pit Pony which later became a famous television series. This acting debut of Page led her to act in plenty of Canadian films like ‘Marion Bridge’ and other notably hit movies. An independent film which was shot in Europe cast Page when she was 16.
The movie ‘Hard Candy’ which was released in 2005 starred Page as a young girl who took a pedophile hostage for which gained a remarkable name and applause. Her significant appearance was in the series of X-Men portraying her as a girl who can walk through walls for which she was nominated for the ‘Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Scene Stealer’ for the role.
She also earned nominations at all the other major awards including the Screen Actor Guild award, BAFTA, Golden Globe and more. She did win more than 20 awards for her famous role, including a, an Independent Spirit Award, a Satellite Award and Canadian Comedy Award, and besides the likes of numerous Critics Awards including Austin Film Critics Association, Detroit Film Critics Society, and Florida Film Critics Circle.
In 2008, she was ranked 86 on FHM’s Sexiest Women in the World list, and placed at 93 in 2009. She had the privilege of starring herself in Drew Barrymore’s directorial debut ‘Whip It’. The film premiered at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival and had its wide release on October 2, 2009.
The awards received by Ellen Page are numerous.
• In 2002, she received the award for Outstanding Female Performance for the movie Marion Bridge.
• In 2007, she received the award for the movie Juno from Alliance of Women Film Journalists Awards.
• In 2007 She won the Best Actress for ‘The Tracey Fragments’.
• In 2005 and 2007 she won the Best actress awards for ‘Hard Candy’ and ‘Juno’
The Awards received by Ellen Page which is mentioned above is like the tip of the iceberg as her awards are numerous.
How much is Ellen Page Net worth in 2017
Page’s total net worth is ranging to $15 million US dollars as of 2017, which is highly earned only with her acting and modelling. Her astonishing acting skills gave her many stupendous and extraordinary roles where she proved herself being one of the shrewd actresses in Hollywood filmmaking.
Page dwelled to be the fantabulous actress at the very young age. Her lessons on acting which she learned by herself out of the inspiration and existing talents in the Hollywood industry brought her the person now she is.