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Elliot Page Shared His First Selfie Since Coming Out As Trans

"From the bottom of my heart, thank you."

Earlier this month, Elliot Page — star of Juno and The Umbrella Academycame out as trans.

Elliot smiling
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In a statement posted on Instagram, he wrote, "I love that I am trans. And I love that I am queer. And the more I hold myself close and fully embrace who I am, the more I dream, the more my heart grows, and the more I thrive."

He received an immediate wave of support from fans and celebs around the world:

@TheElliotPage Congratulation, Elliot, in committing to the full expression of your self and being so open and candid about it. You have made this world a more tolerant and loving place with your commitment, courage, and vulnerability. We are lucky to have public figures like you.

Mark Ruffalo / Twitter / Via Twitter: @MarkRuffalo

Good morning only to Elliot Page today.

Adore Delano / Twitter / Via Twitter: @AdoreDelano

I've been a fan of Elliot's for a very long time and am excited to see him continue his fantastic work in the years to come. https://t.co/2KAdiCIyi4

Kumail Nanjiani / Twitter / Via Twitter: @kumailn

Thank you @TheElliotPage. This is one of the most powerful messages I have ever read. I love that I am trans too ❤️🙏🏻 https://t.co/sObJYVP86p

Jazz Jennings / Twitter / Via Twitter: @JazzJennings__

Today, Elliot posted on Instagram for the first time since his announcement.

Elliot in a hat
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Sharing a selfie in glasses, a beanie, and a hoodie, he wrote, "From the bottom of my heart, thank you. Your love and support has been the greatest gift."

Elliot continued, "Stay safe. Be there for each other. If you are able, support @transanta and @translifeline[.] See you in 2021. Xoxo Elliot."

Elliot in a hat
Alexandre Schneider / Getty Images

Wishing you all the best in the new year, Elliot!!

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