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'Juno' Actress Ellen Page Comes Out as Gay

'Juno' Actress Ellen Page Comes Out as Gay

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Ellen Page who won the hearts of moviegoers as the pregnant teenager in the film “Juno” has come out as gay.

“I’m here today because I am gay,” the 26-year-old actress said Friday — speaking to a Las Vegas conference of counselors who work with teenagers who identify as lesbian, gay, transgender, bisexual or queer, known as LGBTQ.

A video of her speech was posted on the Los Angeles Times website.

Page says that she suffered for years because she was afraid to come out.

“I’m standing here today, with all of you, on the other side of all that pain.”

The paper’s report says that at one point the audience rose to its feet in applause.

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