Ellen Page was spotted on the streets of New York City on Monday, Aug. 3, with her arms wrapped around a lovely, tall blonde. And according to Us Weekly, this lady is the Whip It actress’s new girlfriend, Samantha Thomas.
A source revealed to the mag that the couple has been dating for seven months already, but who is this new lady in Page’s life? Below are six things you need to know about her.
1. She’s a talented artist
Thomas is described by Baku magazine as an artist who is “carving out a name for herself with her 3D painting” — and Page is clearly a fan of her work.
2. She loves the deep blue ocean
On Thomas’ Instagram bio, she describes herself as an “Artist Surfer Ladybug,” and her pictures prove it. Not only is her art incredible, but there are also multiple pictures of her enjoying the ocean on social media.
3. She is a Southern belle
Ellen Page’s new lady was born in Texas. According to Baku, “Art was always part of her daily life growing up in southern Texas, five minutes’ drive from the Mexican border.”
4. She’s an animal lover
One glance at Samantha’s Instagram page will tell you that she’s an animal lover. With multiple posts starring one seriously adorable pup.
5. She’s a fan of ice hockey
Thomas has posted several pictures of herself watching hockey. And just in case you were wondering who she supports, she’s a big fan of the Anaheim Ducks. As evident by her Instagram caption, “Game on #goducks#westernconferencechamps@freemystore_usa #LS”
6. Water sports may be her thing, but so is skateboarding
Sometimes a picture is all you need to say a 1,000 words.