About Orlando Bloom

Orlando Bloom is a successful British actor popularly known for his role in the series of The Lord of the Rings as Legolas and the fantasy series Pirates of the Caribbean, as Will Turner.

Quick Info
Full NameOrlando Jonathan Blanchard Copeland Bloom
Date of Birth13 January 1977
Birth PlaceCanterbury, England
Parent(s)Colin Stone and Sonia Constance Josephine
Spouse(s)Miranda Kerr
​​(m. 2010; div. 2013)
Katy Perry (2016–present)
Net worthUS $40 million

Early life

Bloom was born on 13th January of 1977 with the birth name Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Copeland Bloom. He is the biological son of Colin Stone and Sonia Constance Josephine, but Bloom thought that his father was Harry Bloom, who was a journalist and novelist. After the death of Harry Bloom, Stone became their legal guardian.

Orlando Bloom belongs to British nationality as he was born in Canterbury of England and grew up with his older sister Samantha Bloom. He joined the St Peter’s Methodist Primary School then joined King’s School for his junior year. He then changed to St Edmund’s School but eventually decided to join the drama school after getting diagnosed with dyslexia. He joined the Fine Arts College, taking the course in drama and photography. He further received a scholarship at the British American Drama Academy after joining National Youth Theatre, which opened the doors for him in various films. He next studied acting at Guildhall School of Music and Drama to achieve a professional and successful acting career.

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Bloom first made his television debut in 1994, making an appearance in the TV series Casualty as Noel Harrison. In 2000, he made a small appearance in the British crime drama, Midsomer Murders as Peter Drinkwater in an episode called “Judgement Day.” He also appeared in the British sitcom called Extras as himself in an episode called “Orlando Bloom” in 2006. In 2011, he appeared in the episode “Dudamel Conducts Tchaikovsky” of LA Phil Live as Romeo. He also appeared in an American comedy-drama called Easy as Tom in 2016.

In 2017, he starred in the TV film Tour de Pharmacy as Juju Peppi and also appeared in 3 episodes of the TV series, Stairway to Stardom the same year.

Bloom landed the leading role in an American fantasy web TV series, Carnival Row. The series was premiered in 2019, and he has portrayed the character of Rycroft Philostrate along with the co-stars Cara Delevingne, Simon McBurney, Tamzin Merchant, and others. As of 2020, the series is still running.



Orlando Bloom made his film debut in 1997, appearing in the British biographical film Wilde as Rentboy. In 2001, he appeared in the war film Black Hawk Down as PFC Todd Blackburn before landing the significant role in the epic fantasy film, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, portraying the character of Legolas. He earned Empire Awards for Best Debut, MTV Movie Awards for Best Breakthrough Performance, and Phoenix Film Critics’ Society Awards for Best Cast. Additionally, he earned Saturn Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and Teen Choice Awards nomination. The same year he also received the Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards for Best Cast for his performance in Black Hawk Down.

Following a year in 2002, he also again made his breakthrough by appearing in the series The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers and The Lord of the Rings: The King’s Return in 2003. He again won his second and third Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards in 2002 and 2003 and Online Film Critics Society Awards for Best Cast in 2002. In 2003, he took home the Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards and National Board of Review Awards for Best Cast and Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his performance in The Lord of the Ring’s final series.

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In 2004, Orlando Bloom made another breakthrough by appearing as one of the supporting characters in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl as Will Turner. He continued appearing in other Pirates of the Caribbean in 2006, 2007, and 2017 respectively. The series won him Hollywood Film Festival for Breakthrough Acting – Male and 2 Teen Choice Awards, also MTV Movie Awards Mexico in 2004. He also earned 2 Teen Choice Awards in 2006 and one in 2007 from his performance as Will Turner. In 2013, he appeared in the trilogy of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, for which he received the MTV Movie Awards for Best Fight in 2014. His other hit films include Ned Kelly, Kingdom of Heaven, The Three Musketeers, etc.


Personal life

Orlando Bloom has dated many beautiful girls, including models, singers, and actresses in the past. He had a 3-year relationship with actress Kate Bosworth which ended in 2006. He then dated supermodel Miranda Kerr after a year of his breakup and tied his knot with her in July of 2010. She gave birth to their first son on January 6 of 2010, but the couple ended their relationship in 2013.

In 2016, Orlando Bloom started dating Katy Perry, an American singer. They had on and off relationships, but they eventually got engaged on February 14 of 2019, and she gave birth to his second child, a daughter named Daisy, on August 26 of 2020.

Bloom is active on Instagram, with over 4.7 million followers and over 17.2 thousand followers on Twitter. He also has over 1.1 million likes on Facebook.

Orlando Bloom has also been a part of various charity programs and is the Ambassador for UNICEF Goodwill. Working as an ambassador, he has visited Nepal and Slovyansk to raise awareness of sanitation and the importance of education.

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Physical statistics & others

Orlando Bloom celebrated his 43rd birthday in 2020, but his physical appearances don’t agree with his age. He spends a lot of his time in the workout, gym, and strict food diets, although he does smoke and drinks alcohol.

He is as handsome as ever and possesses a muscular body build. He has a height of 6 feet and 1 inch with a bodyweight of about 77 kg. His chest size is 43 inches with a waist of 33 inches and biceps of 14.5 inches. He also has a few small tattoos on his hands.

Orlando Bloom has a dark brown eye and hair of the same color. His natural hair is curly, and he prefers to keep both his hair and beard short. He belongs to white ethnicity, and his birth sign is Capricorn. His sexual orientation is straight.


Net worth

As of 2020, Orlando Bloom has a net worth of 40 million dollars. He earns his millions mostly from acting career and others from various brand endorsements. Recently he signed his contract with Safilo as a new brand ambassador for Boss Eyewear. He has also signed with Hugo Boss, Burton, Shiseido, and others.