Keanu Reeves

Watch Keanu Reeves Movies | Watch Keanu Reeves TV Shows

Keanu Reeves Photo

Keanu Reeves Wiki

Real Name: Keanu Charles Reeves
Birth Place: Beirut, Lebanon
Birth Date: September 02, 1964
Occupation: Actor, Producer, Soundtrack

Keanu Reeves Biography

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 was Paul Aaron, a stage and film director - he and Patricia divorced within a year, after which she went on to marry (and divorce) rock promoter Robert Miller and hair salon owner Jack Bond. Reeves never reconnected with his biological father. In high school, Reeves was lukewarm toward academics but took a keen interest in ice hockey (as team goalie, he earned the nickname "The Wall") and drama. He eventually dropped out of school to pursue an acting career.After a few stage gigs and a handful of made-for-TV movies, he scored a supporting role in the Rob Lowe hockey flick Youngblood (1986), which was filmed in Canada. Shortly after the production wrapped, Reeves packed his bags and headed for Hollywood. Reeves popped up on critics' radar with his performance in the dark adolescent drama, River's Edge (1986), and landed a supporting role in the Oscar-nominated Dangerous Liaisons (1988) with director Stephen Frears.His first popular success was the role of totally rad dude "Ted Logan" in Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989). The wacky time-travel movie became something of a cultural phenomenon, and audiences would forever confuse Reeves's real-life persona with that of his doofy on-screen counterpart. He then joined the casts of Ron Howard's comedy, Parenthood (1989), and Lawrence Kasdan's I Love You to Death (1990).Over the next few years, Reeves tried to shake the Ted stigma with a series of highbrow projects. He played a slumming rich boy opposite River Phoenix's narcoleptic male hustler in My Own Private Idaho (1991), an unlucky lawyer who stumbles into the vampire's lair in Dracula (1992), and Shakespearean party-pooper Don John in Much Ado About Nothing (1993).In 1994, the understated actor became a big-budget action star with the release of Speed (1994). Its success heralded an era of five years in which Reeves would alternate between small films, like Feeling Minnesota (1996) and The Last Time I Committed Suicide (1997), and big films like A Walk in the Clouds (1995) and The Devil's Advocate (1997). (There were a couple misfires, too: Johnny Mnemonic (1995) and Chain Reaction (1996).) After all this, Reeves did the unthinkable and passed on the Speed sequel, but he struck box-office gold again a few years later with the Wachowski siblings' cyberadventure, The Matrix (1999).Now a bonafide box-office star, Keanu would appear in a string of smaller films -- among them The Replacements (2000), The Watcher (2000/I), The Gift (2000), Sweet November (2001), and Hard Ball (2001) - before The Matrix Reloaded (2003) and The Matrix Revolutions (2003) were both released in 2003.Since the end of The Matrix trilogy, Keanu has divided his time between mainstream and indie fare, landing hits with Something's Gotta Give (2003), The Lake House (2006), and Street Kings (2008). He's kept Matrix fans satiated with films such as Constantine (2005), A Scanner Darkly (2006), and The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008). And he's waded back into art-house territory with Ellie Parker (2005), Thumbsucker (2005), The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009), and Henry's Crime (2010).Most recently, as post-production on the samurai epic 47 Ronin (2013) waged on, Keanu appeared in front of the camera in Side by Side (2012), a documentary on celluloid and digital filmmaking, which he also produced. He's also directing another Asian-influenced project, Man of Tai Chi (2013).

Keanu Reeves Movies / TV-Shows

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
SPF-18 (2017)
To the Bone (2017)
The Neon Demon (2016)
The Whole Truth (2016)
Swedish Dicks (2016)
Keanu (2016)
Exposed (2016)
The Bad Batch (2016)
Knock Knock (2015)
Mifune: The Last Samurai (2015)
Jay Leno's Garage (2015)
Deep Web (2015)
21 Years: Richard Linklater (2014)
John Wick (2014)
Car Matchmaker with Spike Feresten (2014)
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
47 Ronin (2013)
Man of Tai Chi (2013)
Side by Side (2012)
Sunset Strip (2012)
Generation Um... (2012)
The Chew (2011)
A Man's Story (2010)
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010)
Henry's Crime (2010)
The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009)
Bollywood Hero (2009)
The Late Show with Jimmy Fallon (2009)
Street Kings (2008)
Easy to Assemble (2008)
The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)
The Graham Norton Show (2007)
The Blood Is the Life: The Making of 'Bram Stoker's Dracula' (2007)
A Scanner Darkly (2006)
The One Show (2006)
The Lake House (2006)
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005)
Thumbsucker (2005)
Ellie Parker (2005)
Echo (2005)
Constantine (2005)
The Colbert Report (2005)
The Burly Man Chronicles (2004)
The Animatrix (2003)
Matrix Revolutions (2003)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)
Matrix Reloaded (2003)
Something's Gotta Give (2003)
Mayor of the Sunset Strip (2003)
The Matrix Revisited (2001)
Hardball (2001)
Sweet November (2001)
The Gift (2000)
The Replacements (2000)
The Watcher (2000)
The Matrix (1999)
The Last Time I Committed Suicide (1997)
The Devil's Advocate (1997)
The View (1997)
Feeling Minnesota (1996)
Chain Reaction (1996)
Johnny Mnemonic - kuoleman kuriiri (1995)
A Walk in the Clouds (1995)
Speed (1994)
Late Show with David Letterman (1993)
Little Buddha (1993)
Freaked (1993)
Much Ado About Nothing (1993)
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993)
Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
Point Break (1991)
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991)
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures (1990)
Tune in Tomorrow... (1990)
I Love You to Death (1990)
Parenthood (1989)
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
The Night Before (1988)
Permanent Record (1988)
The Prince of Pennsylvania (1988)
Live! with Kelly (1988)
Dangerous Liaisons (1988)
River's Edge (1986)
Flying (1986)
The Brotherhood of Justice (1986)
Act of Vengeance (1986)
Babes in Toyland (1986)
Youngblood (1986)
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Young Again (1986)
CBS News Sunday Morning (1979)
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954)

Remember Me
Forgot Login | Get Free Account

Latest Comments


maximus_1 : This Website never lets me down it is the best website ever. I am very...

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

simsy : ending was kinda lame but ok movie...

Once Upon a Time

Myrrh : When is the next episode?! I need my fix!

Once Upon a Time

Myrrh : I am so curious as to what story characters will appear this season! Can...

X-Men: Apocalypse

skorpio777 : VERY GOOD MOVIE

X-Men: Apocalypse

skorpio777 : VERY GOOD MOVIE

Ghost Adventures: Aftershocks

maximus_1 : thank you for the links and this is a great show!