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Orlando Bloom


Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom was born in Canterbury, Kent, England on January 13, 1977. His mother, Sonia Constance Josephine (Copeland), was born in Kolkata, India, to an English family then-resident there. The man he briefly knew as his father, Harry Bloom, was a legendary political activist who fought for civil rights in South Africa. But ... See full bio »

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23 wins & 25 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Romans (post-production)
Malky
 2015 Digging for Fire
Ben
 2011 LA Phil Live (TV Series)
Romeo
- Dudamel Conducts Tchaikovsky (2011) ... Romeo
 2010 Sympathy for Delicious
The Stain
 2007 Bloopers of the Caribbean (Video short)
Will Turner (uncredited)
 2006 Bloopers of the Caribbean (Video short)
Will Turner (uncredited)
 2006 Extras (TV Series)
Orlando Bloom
 2004/I Haven
Shy
 2004 Troy
Paris
 2003 Blooper Reel (Video short)
Will Turner (uncredited)
 2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Video Game)
Legolas (voice)
 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) ... Noel Harrison
- Care in the Community (1994) ... (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Public service announcement for The ONE Campaign [www.one.org] (2005). See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Print Biographies | 6 Interviews | 14 Articles | 8 Pictorials | 44 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

Theatre is something that I feel very important for an actor to keep doing. I think it keeps you sharp. But at the moment I'm intrigued with movies and filmmaking. It hasn't lured me away from theatre, but I'm just going to try to ride this wave and then jump onto another and see how far it takes me. See more »

Trivia:

Was listed as a potential nominee on both the 2005 and 2006 Razzie Award nominating ballots. He was suggested in the Worst Supporting Actor category on the 2005 ballot for his performance in the film Troy (2004). And he was suggested again the next year in the Worst Actor category for his performances in the films Elizabethtown (2005) and Kingdom of Heaven (2005). He failed to receive either ... See more »

Trademark:

Often plays experts in weaponry, whether they be swordsmen (the Pirates of the Caribbean films) or archers (the Lord of the Rings films, Troy) See more »

Nickname:

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Star Sign:

Capricorn

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