Orlando Bloom Posts Heartbreaking Tribute to Dying Grandmother

Orlando Bloom grandmother
Source: INSTARImages

Oct. 5 2018, Updated 2:19 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to FlipboardShare to Email

Orlando Bloom has revealed on Instagram that his grandmother is now in her final days. Late Thursday night, he posted a sweet tribute to her and reflected a bit on her long life.

Article continues below advertisement
Source: INSTARImages

The 41-year-old posted  a slideshow of him sitting next to his grandmother’s bed and kissing her hand.

Orlando red carpet
Source: INSTARImages

Under the sweet pictures he wrote, “Cherish the memories and moments and celebrate and respect the life we all smile we live we laugh and we embrace a grandmother a mother a sister an aunt a wife a girlfriend a daughter a friend a child a newborn we are born we grow old we get sick and we die this we know so love and give love.”

Article continues below advertisement
Orlando close up
Source: INSTARImages

“98 years and I’m so glad I got to be a part of them,” he expressed.

orlando bloom
Article continues below advertisement
Orlando no beard
Source: INSTARImages

He ended, “I shed a tear or two at the memories of Sunday lunch with Yorkshire pudding (she made it the best) and roast potatoes and beans from the allotment and pudding and humbugs and walks in the fields or along the canals and knitted cardigans the love and history I am so grateful for my grandma Dorrie I love you.”

Article continues below advertisement
Source: INSTARImages

Under the touching post, Orlando’s girlfriend Katy Perry commented simply, “Love you angel.”

Source: INSTARImages

What do you think about Orlando sharing such a personal and moving moment? Let us know in the comments.


Want OK! each day? Sign up here!

More From OK! Magazine

    Opt-out of personalized ads

    © Copyright 2024 OK!™️. A DIVISION OF MYSTIFY ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK INC. OK! is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.