Katy Perry Confirms Orlando Bloom Engagement, Describes Sky-High Marriage Proposal On ‘Kimmel’


The ‘American Idol’ decide additionally referred to herself as ‘Simon Cowell with boobs.’

After flashing a formidable flower-shaped ring on Instagram after Valentine's Day, Katy Perry lastly dished in regards to the particulars of her engagement to actor and longtime love Orlando Bloom on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Monday evening (Feb. 25). And the wait was value it, since, as Perry informed Kimmel, Bloom "did so effectively" together with his elaborate proposal.

She stated the pair went to dinner, after which Perry thought they had been going to see an artwork present. "But we pulled as much as a helicopter," a shock Kimmel stated sounded so much like one of many stunts continuously pulled on his favourite present, The Bachelor. "I'm glad I don't must go on that present now!" Perry laughed.

Dressed in a glittery gold robe that she stated made her seem like an Oscar, Perry defined that she and Bloom truly bonded over an In-N-Out Burger three years in the past after the Golden Globes, when Bloom snatched a burger off her desk. "I used to be like, 'wait, who?… oh, you're so scorching, tremendous, take it!'"

Flash ahead to the engagement — Katy stated she "voice my opinion" on the ring — together with a champagne toast within the helicopter. "The field was in his pocket and he had written down all the pieces he needed to say in a observe to divert — he was gonna pull it out whereas I used to be studying it," she stated. But, as with all good engagement tales, one thing went terribly improper and as Bloom was attempting to drag the field out of the too-small pocket of his jacket, his elbow hit the champagne bottle, which went flying and shattered in all places.

"And I'm like, 'No, I'm simply studying the observe. I do know you're not doing something,'" she stated. The ultimately landed on a rooftop and Bloom nailed the dismount. "My entire household was there, and all my mates… he did so effectively." 

The American Idol decide additionally talked about taking the middle spot on the present between Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie, with Kimmel questioning if that made her the lead decide on the rebooted singing competitors present. "I positively am a crew participant… I'm in all probability the extra stern, straight-to-the-point Simon Cowell with tits," she stated, noting that on the earlier evening's Oscars, two of the 4 musical performers had been Idol alum, Adam Lambert and Jennifer Hudson. "I really feel like that's a very good signal: American Idol, you're going locations!"

After years of on-and-off relationship, the couple obtained engaged on probably the most romantic of days, sharing an image on their social feeds of a stunning, flower-shaped ring, which Perry captioned "Full bloom." Bloom's caption for the an identical romantic pic was, "Lifetimes."

Bloom, 42, and Perry, 34, first began relationship again in early 2016 and had been pictured collectively a number of instances over the subsequent 12 months, earlier than reportedly breaking apart in Feb. 2017, solely to seemingly get again collectively later that 12 months. Both have been married earlier than; Perry to comic Russell Brand in 2010, which lasted one 12 months, with Bloom marrying actress Miranda Kerr in 2010, splitting three years later.

Watch Perry describe her engagement and Idol gig beneath.