Kate Bosworth Opens Up About Her 2006 Split From Orlando Bloom

Kate Bosworth’s split from Orlando Bloom, spotted checking on his dog yesterday (October 18th) at a pet hospital in Culver City, in 2006 was earth-shattering for the Straw Dogs star.  After four years of dating, Bosworth revealed to the UK’s Sunday Times Style (via Us Weekly) that the break-up had a physical effect on her.

“You know when you put all your chips into something, then it disappears?” Bosworth said.  “[The break-up] sent me into such pain, I think I had actual vertigo. I was like, ‘Is this my new reality? Will anything be normal again?'”

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Bosworth, who is now dating director Michael Polish, finally reached the point where she knew she’d get over her ex.  “Then one day, you wake up and you think, OK, I’ll never be the same, but I’ll survive and I’ll grow from it.”

The two were spotted hugging it out this past July in Brentwood.   A witness told Us that the chance meeting was cordial, but neither lingered during the embrace.