Katy Perry and Miranda Kerr had been all smiles after they reunited on the G’Day USA Arts Gala in Los Angeles on Jan. 28. The pair’s friendship caught followers unexpectedly, contemplating Kerr is Orlando Bloom’s ex-wife and Perry has been engaged to the actor since Valentine’s Day 2019. The couple additionally share 2-year-old daughter Daisy Dove.
In a speech presenting Kerr with the excellence within the arts award, Perry was fast to dispel any feud rumors, setting the file straight on her friendship with Kerr as soon as and for all. “A few of you could be confused about why I am introducing Miranda,” she stated, based on People. “That does not play into the antiquated narrative of ex-wives and new wives.”
“It is like I gained one other sister, one with whom I often sidebar from the primary household chat and agree with.”
Addressing the viewers, Perry continued, “And sure, it is true, a lot of the media want to see us mud wrestle, together with [Miranda’s husband,] Evan [Spiegel], however we’re right here to steer by love as a result of Miranda is love. And as quite a lot of , love is available in many household iterations.” The “Darkish Horse” singer additionally shared her gratitude for his or her “trendy blended household.” “It is like I gained one other sister, one with whom I often sidebar from the primary household chat and agree with,” Perry stated.
Whereas some followers should be shocked by their friendship, previous interviews and social media interactions showcase the pair’s continued admiration for each other. In June 2019, the singer attended a Kora Organics occasion to indicate help for Kerr. Following the occasion, the mannequin shared a photograph with Perry and her sister, Angela Hudson, on Instagram. “Thanks for shining vibrant with me,” Kerr captioned the submit.
Throughout an look on “The Drew Barrymore Show” in 2020, Kerr vocalized her appreciation for his or her newfound household dynamic. “I like Katy, and I simply really feel so joyful that Orlando has discovered somebody that makes his coronary heart so joyful, as a result of on the finish of the day, for Flynn to have a cheerful father and a cheerful mom is simply crucial factor,” she stated. “I am simply so grateful that Orlando and Katy discovered one another, and I am so grateful that I discovered my unbelievable husband.”
Kerr and Bloom first started relationship in 2007 and had been married in 2010. In 2011, Kerr gave start to their now-12-year-old son, Flynn. In October 2013, the couple confirmed they had been separating and finalized their divorce the identical yr. Just a few years later, in 2017, Kerr married Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel.
Earlier than he and Perry started relationship on and off once more in 2016, Bloom was romantically linked to Kate Bosworth, Penélope Cruz, Condola Rashad, Lindsay Lohan, Nina Dobrev, Luisa Moraes, and Selena Gomez. In the meantime, Perry’s list of romantic partners consists of Justin York, Matt Thiessen, Johnny Lewis, Travie McCoy, Russell Model, Robert Ackroyd, John Mayer, and Diplo.
Bloom and Perry initially planned to get married in September 2019 however had been pressured to place off their nuptials as a result of issues attributable to the COVID-19 pandemic. Talking with Drew Barrymore on her daytime discuss present in September 2022, Perry revealed that plans for an official ceremony are nonetheless in movement. “There’s nonetheless a plan, however the location is difficult,” she stated. “Hopefully, quickly.”
See pictures of Kerr and Perry’s candy crimson carpet second forward.