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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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 2015 Daughter of God (filming)
Detective Scott Galban
 2013 47 Ronin
Kai
 2005/II Echo (Short)
Narcissus
 2003 Kid's Story (Short)
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
 1988 The Prince of Pennsylvania
Rupert Marshetta
 1986 Flying
Tommy Warneki
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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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[on directing himself as a villain in 'Man of Tai Chi'] The first day was not fun, because one is so objective and one is so subjective. As an actor, you only have your responsibility to your role within the whole, and the director has a responsibility to the whole and you in it. So it's a different mindset. And you're literally, physically, in two different spaces. See more »

Trivia:

Attended the The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) press conference in Mexico City, Mexico. See more »

Trademark:

Intense contemplative gaze

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The Wall See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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