Elliot Page said that he was sick while filming Start due to the stress of feeling “out of place”.
The actor has just published a new memoir, page boy, played Ariadne in Christopher Nolan’s 2010 blockbuster alongside Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Tom Hardy, and Cillian Murphy.
Page wrote in his memoirs that he contracted a case of shingles, which “split off my spine” during filming. The actor believes this is due to the stress of being part of an “all-male cast”.
“Although everyone was a pleasure to work with, I felt lost… I didn’t understand my role,” Page wrote.
“During the first two weeks of the movie, I joked that I would get to act again with Keira Knightley, and rightfully so,” he added.
spinning page Start more than a decade before going through his gender transition and years before he told the public that he was attracted to women. He called this a “turbulent” period.
“My body hoards unexplored emotions, feelings, wants and needs. Easy-to-prepare sentences in my brain, stuck,” he wrote.
“I see them, write them down, I hear voices, but my mouth won’t cooperate. Just a tick-tock of a wind-up toy, or nothing at all.”
Also in Page’s memoirs, titled prostitute boyThe actor recounted being verbally attacked by an A-list actor at a party two months after he came out as gay.
He said an actor, who was an “acquaintance,” told him: “I am not gay. That doesn’t exist. You are only afraid of men. I’ll fuck you to make you realize you’re not gay.
Page also stated that he and he Juno co-star Olivia Thirlby “started having sex all the time” after an intense make-up session while filming the 2007 film.
He also claimed to have a secret relationship with his co-star Kate Mara while she was dating Max Minghella.
In an excerpt shared with Everybody, Page wrote that Mara was “the first person I fell in love with after my heart was broken”. He noted that the House of Cards actor “had a boyfriend at the time, the lovely and talented Max Minghella”.
However, he said Minghella is supportive of them discovering their feelings for each other. “I never thought I could love two people and now I know I can,” Mara told him.
prostitute boy is out now.