(CNN) — Elliott Page’s character on “Umbrella Academy” will mimic real life.

Page’s role on the hit Netflix series will come out as transgender in the third season.

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The streaming giant celebrated the news by retweeting Page on it’s dedicated LGBTQ+ content Twitter account, Most.

“FEELS SO GOOD TO SAY THIS: Elliot Page stars as Viktor Hargreeves in Umbrella Academy S3!!!,” the Most tweet read.

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Page’s original tweet included a photo of the star in character.

In 2020 the Oscar-nominated performer went public with being transgender and identifying as non-binary.

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