Keanu Reeves Biography
Keanu Reeves wife name is Winona Ryder. Keanu Reeves is a Canadian actor, musician, director, and producer. This multi-talented personality is famous for acting in several super hit movies. Keanu Reeves birth name is Keanu Charles Reeves. He best-known for his incredible acting in Bill and Ted Franchise, Point Break, Speed, Dracula and so on. He has received plenty of awards and nominations in his career. To know more about the famous star, you have to read out the article below.
Quick Facts About Keanu Reeves
|Birth Name||Keanu Charles Reeves|
|Nickname||The Wall, The One|
|Date of Birth||September 2, 1964|
|Place of Birth||Beirut, Lebanon|
|Age||55 years old|
|Profession||Actor, Director, Producer, Musician|
|Ethnicity||Chinese, English, Irish, Native Hawaiian, and Portuguese|
|Residence||Hollywood Hills, California, U.S.|
|Height||Feet – 6 feet 1¼ inches|
Centimeters – 186 cm
Meters – 1.86 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 84 kg|
Pounds – 185 lbs
|Distinctive Features||Intense contemplative gaze|
Deep husky voice
Early life, Family and Education
The renowned actor, Keanu Reeves birthplace is Beirut, Lebanon. He was born on 2 September 1964. His father Samuel Nowlin Reeves was a Geologist and held American nationality. His mother Patricia Reeves was an English showgirl and costume designer by profession. Thus, Reeves holds English, Canadian, and American citizenship.
Reeves siblings are Emma Reeves, Karina Miller, and Kim Reeves. Kim Reeves is his sister from his step-father. Keanu Reeves didn't have much schooling. He moved to many places from his childhood with his mother. He attended four different high schools at his teenager. Reeves last school was Etobicoke School of the Arts. He was expelled from there at the age of 16.
After dropping high school, Reeves started to work in the theatre. The boy first performed a drama at the stage of a theatre in 1979. He has first appeared with CBC Television's sitcom "Hanging 'In." In 1980, he worked for a commercial brand, Coca-Cola.
This talented boy acted his first drama film 'River's Edge' in 1986. After the success of the movie, he started to get offers for different movies and Drama's. Reeves also was the director of movie Man of Tai Chi, released in 2008. He directed and acted on the documentary film' Side by Side' in 2012.
Apart from his film career, Reeves also followed different skills like music performing, stage acting, and so on. Once he played “Prince Helmet” under “Hamlet," which is a Manitoba Theatre Centre's production.
Keanu Reeves Movies
Reeves worked in a lot of movies and Drama's. Most of which became succeeded. Some movie also got flopped. The list of some of his films are given below:
- The Matrix
- John Wick
- John Wick: Chapter 2
- The Devil’s Advocate
- A walk in the Clouds
- Point Break
- The Matrix Reloaded
- The lake House
Girlfriends, Wife, and Children
This dashing man is known as the nicest guy in Hollywood. But, he has lots of sad story and tragedy in his love life. Reeves had a relationship with Sophia Coppola, Sandra Bullock, and Jennifer Syme. With most of them, he had a close relation but broke up for unknown reasons.
In 1976, Reeves married to Robert Miller, who was a rock music promoter. But only after the two years, the couple got divorced. Reeves has a child from Jennifer Syme. His child, Arche Syme Reeves was born in 1999 when Reeves was dating Jennifer Syme.
Currently, Reeves lives in his Gorgeous Hollywood Hills Mansion, California.
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Height, Net Worth and Age
Keanu Reeves is a handsome man with a height of 6 "1. His current age is 55 years. But he is still young and dashing. Till the information of 2019, Reeves own $360 Million net worth roughly.
Five facts about Keanu Reeves
- Reeves has 14.3k followers on Instagram.
- Keanu Charles Reeves, whose first name “Keanu” means “Cool Breeze over the mountains”.
- Reeves parents got divorced when he was only 3.
- He has a nickname "The Wall" which he gained by playing successful ice hockey.
- Reeves hobby is horseback riding and surfing.
Keanu Reeves Quotes
“Every struggle in your life has shaped you into the person you are today. Be thankful for the hard times, they can only make you stronger.”