Ellen Page hits red carpet with girlfriend Samantha Thomas: ‘I’m in love’
Ellen Page and her girlfriend Samantha Thomas hit the red carpet at this film festival, and the actress had some big news.
The Freeheld actress-come-LGBT rights activist, took to the red carpet at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Beaming, she told E! “I’m in love”.
She went on to say: “Walking down the carpet holding my girlfriend’s hand is pretty special.” Page added: “It’s pretty awesome.”
Freeheld is based on the true story of New Jersey police officer Laurel Hester – played by Julianne Moore – and Hester’s battle while terminally ill to make sure her partner Stacie Andree – who is played by Page – receives survivor pension benefits, as their relationship wasn’t recognised.
Page this week hit out at two of the Republicans running to be President – branding them “homophobic people”.