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Orlando Bloom


Orlando Bloom was born on January 13, 1977 in Kent, England. He is a famous American actor who got his breakthrough when he played Legolas in The Lord of the Rings trilogy. He even pursued other fantasy adventure and historical epic movie themes, such as Kingdom of Heaven, Troy, Pirates of the Caribbean and The Hobbit. He was also a leading man in several flicks including Elizabethtown and made some appearances in the films Main Street, I Love You and New York. By 2009 UNICEF named his as their Goodwill Ambassador.

Teen People magazine named him as one of the 25 Hottest Stars Under 25 in 2002. USA Magazine ranked him as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World in 2004. The website Ananova.com even deemed him as the sexiest British actor and People Magazine named him as one of the Hottest Bachelors. Meanwhile, Teen People magazine rated him as their #1 Hottie on their October 2004 issue. Empire magazine said he was the sexiest movie star on their September 2004 issue. Come June 2006, Elle magazine in France voted for him as the fourth on their 15 Sexiest Men poll.

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