ELLIOT PAGEis an Academy Award® -nominated actor, producer, director, and author who currently stars in Netflix’s hit series THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY, which will return for its highly anticipated third season on June 22nd. In August 2021, Elliot signed a first look deal with UCP to develop scripted and unscripted projects across multiple platforms.
After coming out in a moving message on social media in 2020, Elliot received overwhelming support from the LGBTQ+ community and is now using his voice to speak out on issues of violence perpetrated against trans bodies, as well as confronting political leaders who seek to criminalize trans healthcare. In March of 2021, Elliot became the first openly transgender man to be featured solo on the cover of TIME. Off screen, Elliot’s debut book, a memoir titled Pageboy, will be published in 2023. He continues to be a tireless champion of the LGBTQ+ community, as well as a passionate advocate for environmental justice.
At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch. - Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures