name Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom
born 13 January 1977 in England
height 1.8 m
religion Nichiren Buddhism
family ex-wife Miranda Kerr (since 2010), 1 son
Orlando was born in England, has one sister Samantha who is 2 years older then him.
During his childhood, Bloom was told that his father was his mother’s Sonia Constance Josephine’s husband novelist Harry Saul Bloom. But nine years after Harryes death Bloom’s Mother revealed to him that his biological father was actually Colin Stone. His mother’s partner and family friend. After Harrys death, Stone become Blooms official guardian.
Bloom got his name from 16th century composer Orlando Gibbons.
Orlando attended The King’s School Canterbury and St Edmund’s School in Canterbury and is dyslexic. He was bullied because of this and felt bad. Also during this time Orlando got his back injured by felling down from the roof. He was told that probably will never walk again.
His mother encouraged him to take art and drama classes. In 1993 he moved to London to fallow a two year A Level course in Drama, Photography and Sculpture at Fine Arts College, Hampstead.
After what he joined the National Isa Youth Theater, spending two seasons there and earning a scholarship to train at the British American Drama Academy.
Orlando decided to become an actor after watching movie “The Hustler” 1961.
Bloom has a son from Australian model Miranda Kerr with whom he has been married in 2010th. The couple broke up after.
2014 The Hobbit: There and Back Again (post-production) …Legolas
2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (post-production) …Legolas
2013 Zulu …Brian Epkeen
2011 The Three Musketeers …Duke of Buckingham
2011/I The Good Doctor …Dr. Martin Blake
2011 LA Phil Live (TV Series) …Romeo
– Dudamel Conducts Tchaikovsky (2011) … Romeo
2011 Fight for Your Right Revisited (Short) …Johnny Ryall
2010 Main Street …Harris Parker
2010 Sympathy for Delicious …The Stain
2009 New York, I love you …David (segment “Shunji Iwai”)
2007 Bloopers of the Caribbean (Video short) …Will Turner (uncredited)
2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End …Will Turner
2006 Bloopers of the Caribbean (Video short) …Will Turner (uncredited)
2006 Extras (TV Series) …Orlando Bloom
– Orlando Bloom (2006) … Orlando Bloom
2006 Love and Other Disasters …Hollywood Paolo
2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest …Will Turner
2005 Elizabethtown …Drew Baylor
2005 Kingdom of Heaven …Balian de Ibelin
2004/I Haven …Shy
2004 Troy …Paris
2004 The Calcium Kid …Jimmy ‘The Calcium Kid’ Connelly
2003 Blooper Reel (Video short) …Will Turner (uncredited)
2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King …Legolas
2003 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl …Will Turner
2003 Ned Kelly …Joseph Byrne
2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers …Legolas Greenleaf
2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Video Game) …Legolas Greenleaf (voice)
2001 Black Hawk Down …Blackburn
2001 ВластThe Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring …Legolas Greenleaf
2000 Midsomer Murders (TV Series) …Peter Drinkwater
– Judgement Day (2000) … Peter Drinkwater
1999 Smack the Pony (TV Series)
– Episode #1.6 (1999) … (uncredited)
1998 The Ben Elton Show (TV Series)
– Episode #1.2 (1998) … (uncredited)
1997 Wilde …Rent Boy
1994-1996 Casualty (TV Series) …Noel Harrison
– Made in Britain (1996) … Noel Harrison (uncredited)
– Another Day in Paradise (1996) … HarrNoelison
– Care in the Community (1994) … (uncredited)
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