Orlando Bloom Short Bio
Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom is English actor who was born in Canterbury, Kent, England to Sonia Constance Josephine and Francis John Copeland. He is Capricorn and was told that his father actually Jewish South African-born anti-Apartheid novelist Harry Saul Bloom. Though his biological father is actually Colin Stone, his mother’s partner and family friend that officially become his guardian after her father died. He was attended St. Peter’s Methodist Primary School then continued his study to The King’s School Canterbury and St Edmund’s School in Canterbury. Bloom revealed that he is dyslexia but with her mother effort that courage him to follow drama class help him to overcome it.He then continued his study to honed his acting skill in Fine Arts College, Hampstead.
Orlando Bloom Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||13 January 1977|
|Age||37 years old|
|Biceps Size||16 Inches|
|Chest size||42 Inches|
|Waist in Inches||31 Inches|
|Height||5 Feet 11 Inches|
|Weight||152 lbs or 69 kg|
Orlando Bloom Career
Orlando Bloom began his career by appeared in 1997 film Wilde with the small role as the rent boy. He gets bigger role when appeared in the film The Lord of the Rings film trilogy (2001–2003) portrayed Elf character Legolas. The film not only become his breakthrough but also brought his name into a international popularity. He also received Screen Actors Guild Awards, Empire Awards and Teen Choice Awards for his role in that film. His name getting famous when he was portrayed blacksmith Will Turner in the Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl. He also appeared in Troy alongside actor Eric Bana and Peter O’Toole and also in two other film that are Kingdom of Heaven and Elizabethtown. He reprise his role as Will Turner in the Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest and latter in Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End. Aside from the Pirates of the Caribbean series, his face also can be seen in some other films like New York, I Love You,The Three Musketeers and The Hobbit.
Orlando Bloom Controversies
Bloom is kind of good actor with good reputable. He seems never made any scandals. He was appointed as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador on 12 October 2009. He also received Honorary Degree from the University of Kent at Canterbury Cathedral and 2,521st star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Orlando Bloom Dating
From January til May 2001, Bloom was dated actress Sienna Miller. Latter from 2002 to 2006, he was dated Kate Bosworth whom he meet during filming Gap TV commercial. In 2005, he then dated American video jockey and actress Vanessa Lachey and was rumored had a fling with actress Penelope Cruz in 2006. Latter he also dated Naomie Harris in 2007 before finally meet model Miranda Kerr in 2007. The couple then engaged on June 21, 2010 and latter married on July 22, 2010. Their son, Flynn Christopher Blanchard Copeland Bloom was born on January 6, 2011 in Los Angeles. Though named as perfect couple, finally Bloom and Kerr was separated in August 2013.Since 2013, it was rumored that Orlando Bloom dated her close friend American actress Liv Tyler.