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English actor '''Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom''' (b. [[13 January|January 13]], [[1977]]) portrayed [[Legolas]] in [[The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy]] film trilogy.
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English actor '''Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom''' (b. [[13 January|January 13]], [[1977]]) portrayed [[Legolas]] in [[The Lord of the Rings (film series)|''The Lord of the Rings'' (film series)]] and [[The Hobbit (film series)|''The Hobbit'' (film series)]].
  
 
==Quotes==
 
==Quotes==
 
{{quote|Legolas' moves are smooth and elegant, like a cat...it's very balletic. It's also bloody hard to do without falling over!|Orlando Bloom, E! Online Force of the Hobbit}}
 
{{quote|Legolas' moves are smooth and elegant, like a cat...it's very balletic. It's also bloody hard to do without falling over!|Orlando Bloom, E! Online Force of the Hobbit}}
{{quote|(on being asked to audition for Legolas) "I thought: 'Definetly! Game on!' So I learned the scene and acted it on video tape, and, shortly after, got this incredible phone call saying they were offering me the role! It was like winning the lottery! Like having all your dreams fulfilled! It was amazing!|Orlando Bloom, [[The Lord of the Rings Official Movie Guide]]}}
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{{quote|(on being asked to audition for Legolas) "I thought: 'Definetly! Game on!' So I learned the scene and acted it on video tape, and, shortly after, got this incredible phone call saying they were offering me the role! It was like winning the lottery! Like having all your dreams fulfilled! It was amazing!|Orlando Bloom, ''[[The Lord of the Rings: Official Movie Guide]]''}}
  
 
==Awards==
 
==Awards==
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* 2004 - '''[http://www.nbrmp.org/ NBR Award]''', Best Acting by an Ensemble, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
 
* 2004 - '''[http://www.nbrmp.org/ NBR Award]''', Best Acting by an Ensemble, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
 
* 2004 - '''[http://www.sagawards.org/ SAG Award]''', Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
 
* 2004 - '''[http://www.sagawards.org/ SAG Award]''', Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, ''Peter Jackson's The Return of the King''
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* [[2014]] - '''MTV Movie Award''', Best Fight, ''[[The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug]]''
  
 
== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==
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Latest revision as of 17:22, 14 February 2016

Orlando Bloom
Orlando Bloom
LifetimeJanuary 13, 1977
PortrayedLegolas in:
 The Lord of the Rings (film series)
The Hobbit (film series)
IMDbIMDb Profile

English actor Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom (b. January 13, 1977) portrayed Legolas in The Lord of the Rings (film series) and The Hobbit (film series).

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"Legolas' moves are smooth and elegant, like a cat...it's very balletic. It's also bloody hard to do without falling over!"
― Orlando Bloom, E! Online Force of the Hobbit
"(on being asked to audition for Legolas) "I thought: 'Definetly! Game on!' So I learned the scene and acted it on video tape, and, shortly after, got this incredible phone call saying they were offering me the role! It was like winning the lottery! Like having all your dreams fulfilled! It was amazing!"
― Orlando Bloom, The Lord of the Rings: Official Movie Guide

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[edit] External Links