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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 The Bad Batch (post-production)
 2016 Rain (TV Mini-Series) (announced)
John Rain
 2016 The Whole Truth (completed)
Richard Ramsey
 2015 Daughter of God (completed)
Detective Scott Galban
 2013 47 Ronin
 2009 CR: Enter the Matrix (Video Game)
 2005/II Echo (Short)
 2003 Kid's Story (Short)
Neo (English version, voice)
 2003 Enter the Matrix (Video Game)
Neo (voice)
 2000/I The Watcher
 1999 Me and Will
Dogstar / Himself
 1999 The Matrix
 1993 Freaked
Ortiz the Dog Boy (uncredited)
 1991 Providence
 1991 Paula Abdul: Rush Rush (Video short)
Jeff (uncredited)
 1989 American Playhouse (TV Series)
- Life Under Water (1989) ... Kip
 1988 The Prince of Pennsylvania
Rupert Marshetta
 1987 Trying Times (TV Series)
- Moving Day (1987) ... Joey
 1986 Under the Influence (TV Movie)
Eddie Talbot
 1986 The Brotherhood of Justice (TV Movie)
 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)
- 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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TV commercial for Coke (1980) See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 29 Interviews | 38 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 44 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

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


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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I'm Mickey Mouse. They don't know who's inside the suit. See more »


Decided to become an actor at age 15 when he was doing Romeo and Juliet in 10th grade. See more »


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