Orlando Bloom Tackled an Intense Role in Retaliation
Actor Orlando Bloom has a long list of successful film franchises to his name. After graduating from London's Guildhall School of Music & Drama, he was cast as Legolas in The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Beginning with 2003's Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Bloom played Will Turner in four Pirates of the Caribbean films. His other notable roles include Prince Paris in Troy, Balian de Ibelin in Kingdom of Heaven and the Duke of Buckingham in The Three Musketeers. Bloom reprised the role of Legolas for 2013's The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and 2014's The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. Bloom next stars in the film Retaliation, out now.