07:02 PM EDT 12/18/2014
Originally posted 10/05/2013 09:10AM
But soft! What light through yonder video window breaks?
Why, it's Orlando Bloom, who's starring in the current Broadway revival of William Shakespeare's tragedy Romeo and Juliet.
And while, eight times a week, the swashbuckling star, 36, suffers the pains of love with his Juliet, played by Condola Rashad, Bloom here delivers Romeo's Act II, Scene 2 poetic description of his beloved for the camera of The New York Times.
Behold, then, for all to see and hear: Orlando Bloom as Romeo.
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