Keanu Reeves is a Canadian actor, born on September 2, 1964, in Beirut but grew up in Toronto. He has appeared in a lot of films, television series, and video games, and made his film debut in “One Step Away” in 1985.
He had his breakthrough role in the science-fiction comedy film “Bil & Ted’s Excellent Adventure” and later reprised his role in its sequel.
Keanu Reeves gained praise for playing a hustler in “My Own Private Idaho” and established himself as an action her with leading roles in “Point Break” and “Speed”.
Name: Keanu Charles Reeves
Date of Birth: September 2, 1964
Place of Birth: Beirut, Lebanon
Years active: 1984–present
Partner: Jennifer Syme (1998–2000)
Keanu Reeves Early Life
Keanu was born in Beirut, Lebanon, on the 2nd of September 1964, to Patricia and Samuel Nowlin Reeves. His mother is English, originating from Essex, and she is a costume designer and performer. While his father is from Hawaii and is of Irish, English, Chinese, Portuguese descent, and Native Hawaiian.
His father abandoned his family when he was 3 years old and he last met him on the island of Kauai when he was 13 years. After his parents divorced in 1966, his mother moved the family to Sydney, Australia, and then t New York.
In New York, his mother got married to Paul Aaron in 1970 and divorced in 1971. She married Robert Miller in 1976.
Having attended four different high schools, Kenu dropped out of school when he was 17.
However, he obtained a green card through his stepfather and moved to Los Angeles.
Keanu Reeves Career
Keanu Reeves started acting when he was 9 years before going on to star in blockbuster films like Speed and Matrix. He has appeared in a lot of films, video games, and TV series. Keanu has appeared in films ranging from “Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure” to action hits like “Speed” and “John Wick”.
Although, Keanu had considered Ice Hockey as a career while living in Toronto before he became one of the biggest names in Hollywood. He is well known for his role in John Wick.
Keanu Reeves Movies
- The Prince of Pennsylvania,
- Young Blood
- The Night Before
- Point Break
- The Matrix
- My Own Private Idaho
- John Wick
- 47 Ronin
- Bram Stoker’s Dracula
- The Devil’s Advocate
- Knock Knock
- The Lake House
- The Matrix Revolution
- Man of Tai Chi
- Street Kings
- A Scanner Darkly
- A Walk in the Clouds
- The Day the Earth Stood Still
- Side by Side
- The Private Lives of Pippa Lee
- Henry’s Crime,
- The Replacement
- Sweet November
- A Scanner Darkly
- The Last Time I Committed Suicide
- Much Ado About Nothing
- Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
- Always Be My Maybe
As of 2020, his net worth is estimated to be $360 million.
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