Los Angeles: Actor Elliott Page has revealed another blow in his new memoir ‘Pageboy’ as he claims that he and his ‘Juno’ co-star Olivia Thirlby had an intense makeout session during the shooting of the 2007 film. “Started having sex all the time”. .. Elliott revealed that he was “taken back the moment I saw” Olivia, per The Daily Beast.
‘The Umbrella Academy’ star said in her book that they were “standing in her hotel room” with Billie Holiday playing in the background, reports aceshowbiz.com.
Olivia was reportedly “about to start making lunch, when she looked directly at me and said, ‘I’m really attracted to you'”.
When Elliott told her that he was also “really attracted” to her, they “started sucking his face”. “It was on … we ended up having sex all the time: his hotel room, in our trailer at work, once in a small, private room at a restaurant.”
“We thought we were being subtle. Being close to Olivia helped me overcome my shyness. I didn’t see it in her eyes and I wanted to — I felt bad about who I was,” she said. wrote
“Ironically, playing a pregnant teenager was the first time I felt a modicum of autonomy on set. I was wearing a prosthetic but not a feminist. For me, ‘Juno’ was about that. was symbolic of what might be possible, beyond a place. binary.”
Of Olivia, Elliott said in her book that while they were the same age, her co-star, who played her best friend through a teenage pregnancy, seemed “much older, capable and focused”.
“Sexually open, far from where I was at the time. But the chemistry was obvious, it drew me in.”
Elliott publicly came out as gay in 2014 and transgender in 2020. As for Olivia, she came out as bisexual in a 2011 interview. She has been married to Jacques Pienaar since 2014.