June 27, 2002 - The Mirror
reports Heath Ledger and Orlando Bloom are following in Brad Pitt's footsteps
growing big, bushy beards for their new movie Ned Kelly. But Hollywood
bosses were fuming worried it would hurt the pair's sex appeal and decided
stubble would be a more seductive look. But too many scenes had been shot
to start again.
7, 2002 - Here's Orlando Bloom's MTV Movie Awards speech for Best Breakthrough
Male: "Hey, I'm sorry i can't be with there in L.A. I wish i was I'm here
in Melbourne, Australia makin' a movie about Irish outlaws ... but I'm
receiving this, This beautiful MTV award voted for by you guys and I'm
so grateful thank you so much for voting for me. I'm flattered and thanks.
The experience working on 'Lord of the Rings' was truly life changing and
I have to thank Peter Jackson and Fran Welch the creative team everyone
involved in making the movie, It couldn't be done without them and thanks
to you guys for voting again I hope you enjoy the second movie as well
as the first one and to all the people I love in my life, thanks a lot.
June 3, 2002 - Orlando Bloom
won MTV's Best Breakthrough Male award for his role as Legolas Greenleaf
in The Lord of The Rings: The Fellowship of The Ring.
May 19, 2002 - Fans can vote
Orlando Bloom for Cinescape's Male Genre Face of the Future at the June
10th 28th Annual Saturn Awards at cinescape.com. The event takes place on June 10th at the St. Regis Hotel in Los Angeles.
The show will also be aired later this year with details on where and when
May 11, 2002 - US Weekly
has a few details on the Orlando Bloom - Kate Beckinsale GAP commercial.
The music for the two versions is 'Sorry' by the Easyboats (1966) and 'Love
Is All Around' by the Troggs (1968). Also, the shot was directed by Cameron
Crowe and during filming, Tom Cruise stopped by the Pamona, California
May 10, 2002 - Orlando Bloom
has been spotted in the arms of cool Hollywood babe Christina Ricci. According
to British teen magazine Just 17. Apparently the two were spotted leaving
a Hollywood party after Ricci became ill and vomited in the street while
Bloom held back her hair and whispered sweet nothings in her ear.
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