Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Actor Orlando Bloom

 Orlando Bloom
Orando Bloom is an English actor who is best know as Elf Legolas in The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Orlando Bloom was born on January 13, 1977, in Canterbury, England. Orlando Bloom is married to model Miranda Kerr and they have one son Flynn Bloom.

Orlando Bloom

In 1993, at the age of 16, Bloom joined the National Youth Theatre for two years. Bloom then went on to further his training at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. Just days before he graduated from Guildhall in 1999, Bloom got a role in Peter Jackson's The Lord of The Rings trilogy.  He had originally auditioned for the role of Faramir in The Lord of the Rings trilogy but was instead cast in the role of Elf Warrior Legolas. 

 Orlando Bloom as Legolas 

 Orlando Bloom as Legolas

Now Orlando Bloom has appeared in many big movies such as the Pirates of the Caribbean series. There he played the blacksmith pirate Will Turner. He has also played in Black Hawk Down, Kingdom of Heaven, Elizabethtown and Troy. In the future he will be seen in The Three Musketeers and he will also appear in the upcoming film The Hobbit.

 Orlando Bloom in Kingdom of Heaven

 Orlando Bloom in Pirates of the Caribbean

Orlando Bloom in The Three Musketeers

 Orlando Bloom as Lord Buckingham

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