Mostly Credited As: Orlando Bloom
Birth Name: Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom
Date Of Birth: January 13, 1977 (Age 38)
Country Of Birth: United Kingdom
Birth Place: Canterbury, Kent, England
Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)
Orlando Bloom was born in Canterbury, England. At the young age of four, Orlando's father, Harry Bloom, died of a stroke. From this time on he was raised by his mother and a family friend, Colin Stone. When Orlando was only 13 years old, his mother told him his biological father was actually Colin Stone. At St. Edmunds School he focused on the arts. He went to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. This is where he broke his back after falling three stories. After recovering quickly he was proposed with the chance to act in the Lord of the Rings movies. Lord of the Rings, was his big break. The latest film he appeared in was Elizabethtown alongside Kirsten Dunst.