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ELLEN PAGE (Bliss Cavendar) has firmly established herself as one of the most talented young actresses in Hollywood today. In 2008 she received Best Actress nominations from the Oscar's, BAFTA, Golden Globe and SAG and won an Independent Spirit Award for her role in JUNO. Ellen will soon appear in Michael Lander's independent film PEACOCK starring Cillian Murphy, Susan Sarandon and Bill Pullman.

Ellen is currently in production on Christopher Nolan's INCEPTION opposite Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Marion Cotillard, and Ken Watanabe.

Ellen is the heart of Jason Reitman's hit comedy JUNO, written by Diablo Cody. The film is about an offbeat teenager (Page) who finds herself unexpectedly pregnant and makes a surprising decision regarding her unborn child. The film also stars Olivia Thirlby, Jason Bateman, Jennifer Garner, J.K. Simmons, Michael Cera and Allison Janney. Cody won the Oscar for Best Screenplay for the film.

In 2006, Ellen appeared as "Kitty Pryde” in the third installation of the X-Men franchise: XMEN: THE LAST STAND, which grossed more than $230 million dollars worldwide. Ellen recently starred in the title role of Bruce McDonald's THE TRACEY FRAGMENTS. She starred opposite Catherine Keener in AN AMERICAN CRIME, written and directed by Tommy O'Haver. The film is based on the horrifying and true events surrounding a disturbed mother and her children in 1960's Indiana. Other recent credits include the Canadian ensemble piece, THE STONE ANGEL featuring Ellen Burstyn and directed by Kari Skogland; Alison Murray's MOUTH TO MOUTH; Daniel MacIvor's ensemble piece WILBY WONDERFUL and SMART PEOPLE, opposite Dennis Quaid, Sarah Jessica Parker and Thomas Haden Church.

As the lead in Lionsgate's 2005 independent feature, HARD CANDY, directed by David Slade, Ellen won great praise for her tour de force performance as a fourteen year old girl who meets a thirty year old photographer on the Internet and then looks to expose him as a pedophile. The film costarring Patrick Wilson and Sandra Oh premiered at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival.

A native of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Ellen has long been a fixture in Canadian television and cinema. She began her career at the age of 10 on the award-winning television movie "Pit Pony” and received a Gemini nomination for Best Performance in a Children's Program and a Young Artist Awards nomination for Best Performance in a TV Drama Series. Two films later, Page appeared as "Joanie” in MARION BRIDGE, winner of the "Best Canadian First Feature” at the Toronto International Film Festival. The part won Page an ACTRA Maritimes Award for Outstanding Female Performance. She also appeared in the cult hit TV series "Trailer Park Boys.” Page won a Gemini award for her role of "Lilith” in the first season of "ReGenesis,” a one-hour drama for TMN/Movie Central. She also starred in "Mrs. Ashboro's Cat,” a cable feature for The Movie Network for which she also won a Gemini Award for Best Performance in a Children's or Youth Program or Series.


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