Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom is a famous British actor. Got his name after Orlando Gibbons, composer of 16th century.
He was born in 13 January, 1977 (now 38 years old) in Canterbury, England.
Bloom is 180 cm high.
His weight is 77 kg.
His biological father is Colin Stone, but his mother, Sonia, never married him. She married Harry Bloom instead. Mother told him about Colin Stone only when Bloom was 13. Orlando also has older sister, Samantha Bloom.
Orlando studied in The King’s School Canterbury and in St Edmund’s School. After school he studied in Fine Arts College, where he learned photography, sculpture and drama during two years. Also, Bloom studied acting in London in ְGuildhall School.
Bloom became famous after role of Legolas in «The Lord of The Rings» and «Hobbit». In «Pirates of the Caribbean», he was in a role of Will Turner. He won a lot of awards for playing in these films, like MTV Movie Awards, Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards, Teen Choice Awards and Hollywood Film Festival award. His voice was used in The Lord of the Rings Video Games. On 2 April, 2014 Bloom got his star on the Walk of fame in Hollywood. Orlando signed a contract with Creative Artists Agency, which manages him. Before playing Legolas, he took a lot of canoe, knives-throwing and riding lessons.
He has an athletic body. He has white skin. Orlando has dark brown hair and eye colors. His body measures are: 109 cm chest, 37 cm biceps and 84 cm waist. He has US 9 size of shoes. Bloom has 2 tattoos, one – on his waist and another on his torso. His religion is Buddhism.
Bloom represents Hugo Boss, Uniqlo and Jack & Jones brands. He appeared in GAP, Puma, Heineken and Boss commercials. He is a member of UNICEF since 2007, and on October 2009 he became the Goodwill Ambassador.
Orlando’s favorite food depends from part of the World. In South Africa he loves steaks, in Australia its seafood and in New Zealand he prefers lamb. Bloom loves to relax and enjoy the nature on Caribbean islands, Australia or other silent place.
Orlando Bloom dated a lot of famous girls. He dated with British Actress, Sienna Miller from January 2001 until May 2001. His next girl was Kate Bosworth, he dated her for 4 years from 2002 till 2006. They started dating after filming together in GAP commercial. In 2007 Bloom dated Naomie Harris. He met her filming of Pirates of the Caribbean. Relations weren’t long, they were dating each other from June to August.On November 2007 Bloom started dating with Australian Model Miranda Kerr. Pair married on 22 July 2010. On 6 January 2011 their son was born. They broke their relationship in 2013. Bloom was rumored to date with Penélope Cruz in 2006, Liv Tyler in 2013, Selena Gomez and Nina Dobrev in 2014 and many others.
On July 2009 four teenagers robbed his house at Hollywood Hills. They stole different stuff, which was worth near $250000. Later all items were recovered. He is a big fan of Manchester United club. Before a long travel he needs to take a good book with him. He quit smoking in 2002, but instead he started to bite his nails.