Wednesday 26 July 2017

Is it possible to stay friends with the ex? Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom show how it's done

Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr attend the after party for the Broadway opening night of
Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr attend the after party for the Broadway opening night of "Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet" at The Edison Ballroom on September 19, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Glikas/FilmMagic)
Model Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom arrive at 13th Annual Warner Bros. And InStyle Golden Globe Awards After Party at The Beverly Hilton hotel on January 15, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom arrive for the 2013 Vanity Fair Oscar Party

Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr are the most amicable ex-couple in Hollywood.

The pair divorced in 2013 but there is no animosity between them.

They maintain close family dynamics and share custody of their five-year-old son Flynn.

On Thursday, Orlando took to Instagram to share a heartfelt tribute to his former wife as she celebrated her 34th birthday.

#HAPPY BIRTHDAYto an amazing motherco-parent and friend

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"Happy birthday to an amazing mother, co-parent and friend," he wrote on Instagram, alongside a photo of their son's handmade present for Miranda.

Fans commented that it was refreshing to see exes get on so well, while Orlando's ex Katy Perry also gave the photo a 'like',

Actor Orlando Bloom (L) and Miranda Kerr attend Global Green USA's 10th Annual Pre-Oscar Party at Avalon on February 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Getty Images for Global Green)
Actor Orlando Bloom (L) and Miranda Kerr attend Global Green USA's 10th Annual Pre-Oscar Party at Avalon on February 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Getty Images for Global Green)

The British actor recently reveled to Elle magazine that the pair are excellent co-parents and praised his "remarkable" relationship with Miranda.

"With Miranda, there was a sense that I don't want my son to go back through the internet where people have made up lies [about us].

Miranda Kerr and son Flynn. Instagram
Miranda Kerr and son Flynn. Instagram

"Miranda and I have a remarkable releationship. We co-parent really well."

The Australian supermodel is engaged to SnapChat co-founder Evan Spiegel (26).

Model Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom arrive at 13th Annual Warner Bros. And InStyle Golden Globe Awards After Party at The Beverly Hilton hotel on January 15, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Model Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom arrive at 13th Annual Warner Bros. And InStyle Golden Globe Awards After Party at The Beverly Hilton hotel on January 15, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

She has also heaped praise on her ex and previously said: "We speak every day. We're really close, we're going to be a family for ever and we really do love one each other.

"We have genuine love and respect for each other. We're very connected and I feel grateful for that.

Miranda Kerr and Evan Spiegel
Miranda Kerr and Evan Spiegel

"We created something beautiful together and we both remind ourselves how lucky we are to have that. And yeah, it's good. He's a great dad. I'm lucky."

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