Orlando Bloom married his girlfriend, Australian model Miranda Kerr, a month after announcing the engagement.
Miranda Kerr, 27, model for Victoria’s Secret, and actor Orlando Bloom, 33, star of the franchise “Pirates of the Caribbean” and “Lord of the Rings” have a relationship since 2007 but denied rumors, often appeared in the press, about their possible marriage.
The couple’s spokeman confirmed that Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr were engaged. Australian store chain David Jones, whose image is Miranda Kerr has confirmed the marriage of the two, through a statement released Friday by the Australian press, which explains the fact that Miranda Kerr has canceled participation in the forthcoming presentation of company’s spring / summer collections.
“David Jones very graciously released me during this period so we could celebrate an intimate ceremony and honeymoon together,” Kerr’s statement says. “I’m very much a part of the David Jones Family and I am very committed to my role. I am enormously grateful to David Jones to have been given this time to enjoy such a special moment in my life.”
Miranda Kerr, who grew up in the Australian town of Gunnedah in New South Wales, occupied the ninth position in the top 10 models with the highest incomes conducted by Forbes magazine this year, after receiving four million dollars in the last 12 months.
Gunnedah mayor promised to hold a special parade in honor of the couple, but the two stars decided to get married in Los Angeles in a private ceremony.
Orlando Bloom is known for the role “Will Turner” in the successful franchise “Pirates of the Caribbean”. He appeared also in another successful franchise – the trilogy “Lord of the Rings’ – he played the elf Legolas. Bloom has also starred in “Black Hawk Down” (2001), “Troy” (2004) and “Kingdom of Heaven” (2004).