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Elliot Page & Emma Portner Announce They're Getting A Divorce

Tara Walsh
Tara Walsh

08:32 27 Jan 2021


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Elliot Page & Emma Portner separation

Elliot Page and Emma Portner have confirmed they're separating.

According to E! News, The Umbrella Academy star filed for divorce in New York yesterday, January 26th.

 

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This comes after three years of marriage.

The former flames started dating in 2017, before tying the knot the following year.

It's unclear why they've decided to separate, but it appears they're leaving on good terms.

 

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In a joint statement to E!, they said:

'After much thought and careful consideration, we have made the difficult decision to divorce following our separation last summer.'

'We have the utmost respect for each other and remain close friends.'

 

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Just last month, Elliot announced on social media that he's transgender.

In a statement, he said, 'Hi friends, I want to share with you that I am trans, my pronouns are he/they and my name is Elliot.'

'I feel lucky to be writing this. To be here. To have arrived at this place in my life.'

 

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He continued, 'I feel overwhelming gratitude for the incredible people who have supported me along this journey.'

'I can’t begin to express how remarkable it feels to finally love who I am enough to pursue my authentic self.'

'I’ve been endlessly inspired by so many in the trans community,' Elliot wrote.

 

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At the time, Emma took to Instagram to share how proud she was of him.

'I am so proud of Elliot Page,' she wrote.

'Trans, queer and non-binary people are a gift to this world.'

 

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Read Elliot's statement in full here.


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