Elliot Web page is sharing the second that has introduced him probably the most pleasure since he introduced he was a transgender man in December 2020.
In a peek at an interview with Oprah Winfrey slated for launch on her Apple TV+ collection “The Oprah Dialog” on Friday, the 34-year-old stated that he’s discovered “probably the most pleasure.”
“Getting out of the bathe and the towel’s round your waist and also you’re your self within the mirror and also you’re identical to, ‘There I’m.’ And I’m not having the second the place I’m panicked,” he stated, earlier than breaking down in tears. “It’s with the ability to contact my chest and really feel comfy in my physique for the — most likely the primary time.”
The actor added his tears have been “tears of pleasure.”
Earlier this yr, Web page talked to Time journal about his choice to get prime surgical procedure and described the expertise as one thing that allowed for him to acknowledge himself. Web page recalled puberty as “whole hell” and informed the publication that the surgical procedure “has fully reworked my life.”
He additionally informed the publication that he spent a lot of his power being uncomfortable together with his physique and the surgical procedure has helped convey that power again.
Web page notably got here out to followers final yr with a heartfelt Instagram publish, sharing that he can be utilizing the pronouns “he” and “they” and stated: “I really feel fortunate to be scripting this. To be right here. To have arrived at this place in my life.”
He went on to say: “I like that I’m trans,” Web page wrote. “And I like that I’m queer. And the extra I maintain myself shut and totally embrace who I’m, the extra my coronary heart grows and the extra I thrive.”