All the Orlando Facts, Hitkrant (The Netherlands), September 17, 2003, nr. 38
translation by Lenny of Bloomania, scans by Nathalie
[Some of the info listed here is a bit off]
All the Orlando Facts (Just
for the superfans!)
want to know everything about Pirates hunk Orlando Bloom? Then read this
article fast, because we dragged him off his pirates ship and asked him every
small detail about Orli…
Name: Orlando Bloom
Nicknames: Orli, O.B.
after: the hero of the book by Virginia Woolf, Orlando: a biography
Birth: 13 January 1977
of Birth: Canterbury, Kent (England)
of eyes: brown
his father Harry Bloom was a famous writer, lawyer and anti apartheid activist
who died when Orlando was four years old. Later Orlando found out that Harry
was not his biological father. That is Colin Stone. Orlando’s mother Sonia had
a talent school and helped him with his acting career by entering him in poetry
contest and bible readings.
Samantha, she is two years older.
dog named Maude. When Orlando is filming, his mother or sister take care of his
Girlfriend: actress Kate Bosworth
a sun on his belly and an elvish sign on his upper arm.
wears: a copy of the original LOTR ring that was given to him on the set
habit: biting his nails
job: shooting clay pigeons
Orlando didn’t eat meat or dairy products, but stopped this diet to look
healthier as Legolas.
food: pasta, pizza, rice and vegetables and baked potatoes
computers, he doesn’t understand computers
soccer club: Manchester United
sports: extreme sports
music: Folkmusic, David Gray and Bob Dylan
album: Michael Jackson
concert: Jamiroquai in Canterbury
actor: Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt, Edward Norton and Daniel Day-Lewis
type of women: kind, nice girls
his back, multiple ribs, both legs, his wrist, several fingers and toes, his
death experience: his fall off a balcony
write: Orlando Bloom c/o Aleen Keshisian, The Firm, 9100 Wilshire Blvd, suite
400 West, Beverly Hills, CA 90212 USA.
see Orlando in: POTC, LOTR, BHD, Wilde
to expect: Ned Kelly, the Calcium Kid, Troy