How Orlando Bloom became the archetypal Hollywood star
The actor turns 45 this January 13
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With humble yet intriguing beginnings, years of dedication to his craft, small impressions that led to big breaks, participation in successful franchises, a side career on the stage, high-profile romances, and a lethal amount of charm, it's not hard to see why Orlando Bloom is the archetypal Hollywood star.
He worked his way up to leading man and did not disappoint once he got to the top, but he's also stayed true to his love of acting and has evolved along with the industry. Intrigued? Click through to learn more about the English heartthrob and his fascinating career.
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