Who is Orlando Bloom?

Orlando Bloom is a popular and good-looking English actor who is popularly known for his roles in the film series “The Lord of the Rings”, “The Hobbit”, “Pirates of the Caribbean” and many more. He has been seen working actively on his career since the year of 1994.

Quick Info 
Full NameOrlando Bloom
Date of BirthJanuary 13, 1977
Birth PlaceCanterbury, United Kingdom
ParentsHarry Bloom
Sonia Constance Josephine Copeland
Colin Stone
ProfessionActor
SpouseKate Bosworth (2003-2006)
Miranda Kerr (2010-2013)
Age44 years
Height5.9
ChildrenDaisy Dove Bloom
Flynn Bloom
Net Worth$40 million
Orlando Bloom
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Early Life, Young, and Childhood

Orlando Bloom, whose real name is Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Copeland Bloom was born on 13 January 1977 in Canterbury, Kent, England as a son of Harry Bloom and mother, Sonia Constance Josephine Copeland. Later, his mother revealed that Harry Bloom is not his biological father.

His actual biological father is Colin Stone. Harry Bloom died when he was just 14 years old so that his Stone, who is the principal of the Concorde International language school, was his guardian. He has an older sister, whose name is Samantha Bloom.

 

Personal Life, Relationship, Ex-Wife, and Kids

Orlando Bloom was in a relationship with an American actress Kate Bosworth from the year of 2003 but later, they broke up in September 2006. After that, he dated Miranda Kerr who is an Australian supermodel and they became engaged in June 2010. After that engagement, they got married and gave birth to their son on 6 January 2011 but later, on 25 October 2013, they stated that they were living separately. later, they were legally divorced in 2013.

In January 2016, he started to live in a relationship with an American singer and writer, Katy Perry. They stated that they split in February 2017 but later, they were again seen together in February 2018. Later, they became engaged in February 2019 and they gave birth to their daughter on 26 August 2020.

 

Nationality, Height, and Weight

Orlando Bloom holds an English nationality and belongs to English ethnicity. Currently, he is 44 years old with a height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m) and a weight of 77 kg. He has got dark brown hair with dark brown eyes. As he was born on January 13, his zodiac sign is Capricorn.

 

Social: Instagram

Orlando Bloom has an Instagram account with the tag name (@orlandobloom) where he has 4.9 m followers.

 

Orlando Bloom
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Movies Career

Orlando Bloom started his film career after he had been cast as Rentboy on a British biographical movie “Wilde” in 1997. After that, he was seen appearing in a war movie “Black Hawk Down” alongside Eric Bana which was produced and directed by Ridley Scott. In the same year, he was seen playing the role of Legolas on an epic fantasy adventure movie “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” in 2001. In the following year, he was again seen playing the same role on another part “The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers”. After the success of the movie, he was again seen in another part “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King” in 2003.

Further, he was seen appearing as Joseph Byrne on an Australian bushranger movie “Ned Kelly” in 2003. In the same year, he was also seen in an American fantasy movie “Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl” which was directed by Gore Verbinski, alongside the stars like Keira Knightley, Johnny Depp, and others. His performance in the movie was just outstanding and received lots of positive responses.

Likewise, he was cast on a British mockumentary comedy movie “The Calcium Kid” in 2004. In that year, he was also cast into an epic historical war movie “Troy” which was directed by Wolfgang Petersen and was written by David Benioff. Later, he was seen playing the role of Shy in a feature movie “Haven”.In 2005, he was cast as Balian de Ibelin on an epic historical drama movie “Kingdom of Heaven” and in the same year, he was cast as Drew Baylor on an American romantic tragicomedy movie “Elizabethtown”.

Likewise, he was seen in the movies like “Love and Other Disasters”, “The Armenian Genocide”, “Everest: A Climb for Peace”, “New York, I Love You”, “Sympathy for Delicious”, “Main The street”, “The Good Doctor”, “Fight for Your Right Revisited” and “The Three Musketeers”.

In addition, Orlando Bloom was cast as Will Turner on an American fantasy swashbuckler movie “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest” and after that, in 2007, he was again seen reprising his role in another part “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End”. Further, he was seen playing the roles of several movies like “Zulu”, “The Bling Ring”, “Romeo and Juliet”, “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug”, “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies”, “Digging for Fire”, “Unlocked”, “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”, “Retaliation”, “S.M.A.R.T. Chase” and “The Outpost”. Later, he will also be seen in an upcoming science-fiction movie “Needle in a Time stack”.

 

Television Career

Orlando Bloom started his television career after he had been cast as Noel Harrison on a British medical drama series “Casualty” from 1994 to 1996. After that, he was seen appearing as Peter Drinkwater on a British crime drama television series “Midsomer Murders”. Further, he was seen on an episode “Orlando Bloom” of a British sitcom “Extras” in 2006.

Later, he was seen on series like “LA Phil Live”, “Easy”, “Stairway to Stardom”, “Carnival Row” and Prince Harry”. Besides this, he was also cast as Juju on a television mockumentary sports doping the movie “Tour de Pharmacy” in 2017.

 

Video Games

Orlando Bloom was also seen providing his voice on several video games including “The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers”, “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King”, “The Lord of the Rings: The Third Age”, “Lego The Lord of the Rings”, “Lego The Hobbit”, “Lego Dimensions” and “Disney Magic Kingdoms”.

Orlando Bloom
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Achievement, Awards, and Honors

In his career, he had won several awards including the Phoenix film Critics Society Awards, Empire Awards, MTV Movie Awards, Online film Critics Society Awards, Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards, Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards, National Board of Review Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, Hollywood Film Festival, Teen Choice Awards, MTV Movie Awards Mexico, James People’s Choice, the award, National Movie Awards, and Britannia Awards.

 

Net Worth

Orlando Bloom, who has got huge success in his career with his outstanding performance has an estimated net worth of $40 million. In his career, he had received lots of positive responses for his outstanding work and he is also working hard to give his best on his upcoming movies.

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