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Keanu Reeves


Keanu Reeves, whose first name means "cool breeze over the mountains" in Hawaiian, was born in Beirut, Lebanon in 1964, the son of English-born Patricia Taylor, a showgirl, and American-born Samuel Nowlin Reeves, a geologist. Keanu's father was born in Hawaii, of British, Portuguese, Native Hawaiian, and Chinese ancestry. After their marriage ... See full bio »

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 2016 Rain (TV Mini-Series) (announced)
John Rain
 2016 The Bad Batch (pre-production)
Rockwell
 2015 Daughter of God (post-production)
Detective Scott Galban
 2015/I Knock Knock
Evan Webber
 2013 47 Ronin
Kai
 2009-2012 Easy to Assemble (TV Series)
Vorste Feirron
- Bossy Lady (2012)
 2009 CR: Enter the Matrix (Video Game)
Neo
 2005/II Echo (Short)
Narcissus
 2003 Kid's Story (Short)
Neo (voice)
 2003 Enter the Matrix (Video Game)
Neo (voice)
 2000/I The Watcher
Griffin
 1999 Me and Will
Dogstar / Himself
 1999 The Matrix
Neo
 1993 Freaked
Ortiz the Dog Boy (uncredited)
 1991 Providence
Eric
 1991 Paula Abdul: Rush Rush (Video short)
Jeff (uncredited)
 1989 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Kip
- Life Under Water (1989) ... Kip
 1988 The Prince of Pennsylvania
Rupert Marshetta
 1987 Trying Times (TV Series)
Joey
- Moving Day (1987) ... Joey
 1986 Under the Influence (TV Movie)
Eddie Talbot
 1986 The Brotherhood of Justice (TV Movie)
Derek
 1986 Flying
Tommy Warneki
 1986 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Michael Riley, Age 17
- Young Again (1986) ... Michael Riley, Age 17 (as K.C. Reeves)
 1986 Act of Vengeance (TV Movie)
Buddy Martin (as Keannu Reeves)
 1985 Comedy Factory (TV Series)
Crackers
- Fast Food (1985) ... Crackers
 1985 Letting Go (TV Movie)
Stereo Teen #1
 1985 Night Heat (TV Series)
Thug #1 / Mugger
- Necessary Force (1985) ... Thug #1
- Crossfire (1985) ... Mugger
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Other Works:

(12 January to 4 February, 1995) Played Hamlet on stage at Manitoba Theatre Center in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 29 Interviews | 37 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 43 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Norman Kreeves | K.C. Reeves | Keannu Reeves | Chuck Spadina

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

(1995 quote) L.A. has been my place of abode for seven years and I have a little place in New York City. I don't even have a house house, but I have been living in the same place in Los Angeles for a couple of years and it's just now becoming a home. I like to be free and unfettered. I like the option of being able to do anything and go anywhere, anytime. I like to have my house open. A lot of my... See more »

Trivia:

Keanu's father, who is from Hawaii, has English, Native Hawaiian, Portuguese, Scottish, and 1/32 Chinese, ancestry, with remote Dutch, French, and Italian roots (the latter two from the 1500s). Keanu's mother is English. See more »

Trademark:

Intense contemplative gaze

Nickname:

The Wall See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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