Orlando Bloom revealed that he “barely escaped death” in an unusual drainage accident in the late 90’s.
NS Pirates of the Caribbean The star shared an image of throwback on his Instagram on Friday (August 27th), reminding him of the 1998 incident that might have ended his life.
“It’s me in my back brace around 1998 after I fell downstairs, crushed my spine and barely escaped death and paralysis,” Bloom said, laughing while riding his bike. I added a caption to the image I saw.
“I am grateful every day for my limbs to push my limits and live beyond my limits,” he continued, adding “safer than it is now” with the praying hand emoji.
Bloom had previously talked about the accident in a magazine interview and detailed how to use drains to climb the roof of a house, but it only collapsed under his weight.
“For four days I faced the idea of living in a wheelchair for the rest of my life,” he said. GQ In 2005. “I went to some dark places in my mind. I noticed, I’m either going to walk again or not.”
Many stars celebrated Bloom’s retrospective photos, with his wife Katy Perry commenting, “I love you.” Bloom’s ex-wife Miranda Kerr, who he shares with his son Flynn, also commented, “I’m very proud of you.”
Earlier this month, Kerr revealed that he would be on vacation with Bloom and Perry and their children, and now considers Bloom to be her “nuisance brother.”