Since coming out as a lesbian, and making the publicity rounds for X-Men: Days of Future Past, young Ellen Page has really come into her own on the talk show circuit. From sharing a sentimental sapphic moment with the other Ellen, to revealing her crush on Rachel Maddow (join the club), Page has been giving some commendable chat realness. Nearing the final leg of her tour of duty, the Oscar-nominee sat down with Stephen Colbert last night where she came out again, after Stephen admonished her for side-stepping his famed Colbert Bump. Though it didn’t have the emotional resonance of her terrific speech, it certainly made for a memorable moment.
Everyone should come out on The Colbert Report. Check out Ellen’s interview where she talks, among other things, about coming out as openly Canadian: