An English actor, born 13 January 1977, Bloom made his professional stage debut in the West End's In Celebration at the Duke of York Theater. His break-through roles are 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'Pirates of the Caribbean.'
But few people are aware that he has the learning disorder dyslexia.
“I was an angry, angry child at times," reflecting on the challenges he faced growing up. Somewhere in me I knew I was smart, but I was really struggling … My creative outlet, performing, that was what got me through.”