Orlando Bloom wasn’t ready to settle down with Katy Perry because they wanted different things.
LOS ANGELES: Actor Orlando Bloom reportedly split up from Singer Katy Perry because they wanted different things.
The pair recently ended their almost year-long romance and didn’t want to get too serious. Sources close to the couple say Orlando, 40 – who has son Flynn, six, with ex-wife Miranda Kerr.
Reports told the Sunday Mirror: “Katy and Orlando had a great time together.
“It was a great healing process for Orlando Bloom following his divorce from Miranda. But Katy and Orlando discovered they were on different pages.
“Katy wants kids and to get married, while Bloom has been there and done that.
“At 32, Katy doesn’t want to waste any more time. It became a strain.”
She married comedian Russell Brand in 2010, but he filed for divorce in 2011.
The 32-year-old shared the information through a twitter saying her split with Orlando to insist that the couple were still friends.
Katy wrote: “HOW BOUT A NEW WAY OF THINKING FOR 2017 U can still be friends and love your earlier partners! No one’s a victim or a villain, get a life y’all!”
The pair also said the reason to split up after the relationship because “more and more work”.
Katy said, “It just became more and more work to make it work. Because the relationship wasn’t something permanent, it is just now the time to take a break.”
And other sources stated: “There was nothing dramatic or over the top. Katy’s is making many changes for her new tune – both physically and emotionally – and this was a part of that.”
Katy and Orlando announced their split in a joint statement where they revealed they would be “taking a respectful, loving space at this time”.
They also stated that: “Before falsifications get out of hand we can confirm that Orlando and Katy are taking respectful, loving space at this time.”