Orlando Bloom gets `philosophical` about recent split

Sydney: Orlando Bloom has revealed that he and his former wife Miranda Kerr are not just friends but are family.

Speaking about the split, the 36-year-old ` Pirates of the Caribbean` actor, who was spotted outside his apartment in New York City, got philosophical and said that life doesn`t always work out the way you want, but it`s all good, the Sydney Morning Herald reported.

The couple, who started dating in 2007 and got married in 2010, confirmed their break up in a joint statement stating that after six years together, they had "recently decided to formalize their separation ".