Elliot Page’s ‘Umbrella Academy’ Character to Come Out as Transgender in Season 3


"Elliot Page’s “The Umbrella Academy” character will come out as transgender in Season 3 of the Netflix series, the actor said Tuesday. Previously the cisgender woman Vanya Hargreeves in Seasons 1 and 2, Page’s character — whose superpower involves unleashing force through the use of sound — will transition in the upcoming third season, which debuts on June 22. Page’s character will now be known as Viktor Hargreeves and use he/him/his pronouns.

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