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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. His mother, Patricia Taylor, was a showgirl; his father, Samuel Nowlin Reeves, a geologist. After their marriage dissolved, Keanu moved with his mother and younger sister, Kim Reeves, to New York City, then Toronto. Stepfather #1... See full bio »

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 2014 John Wick (post-production)
John Wick
 2013 47 Ronin
Kai
 2013 Man of Tai Chi
Donaka Mark
 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:

Stage: Appeared (as "Mercutio") in William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 28 Interviews | 36 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 43 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

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

Height:

6' 1¼" (1.86 m)
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Personal Quote:

(1995 quote on My Own Private Idaho (1991)) You know what's great? Right after I finished Dracula (1992), I went to Paris to visit a couple of friends, shipped over one of my Norton's, my '72 750 with California plates, and just hung out for two-and-a-half weeks. My Own Private Idaho (1991) had just opened at a theater right near my friend's house where I was staying. I got stopped by a couple of... See more »

Trivia:

31st January 2005: Honoured with a Star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. See more »

Trademark:

Intense contemplative gaze

Nickname:

The Wall See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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