A critically acclaimed actor, Keanu Weaves has starred in dozens of films since the mid-1980’s. Some highlights from his career include The Matrix series, Dracula, Bill and Ted, and Speed.
Keanu Reeves– 2017 Facts
Keanu Charles Reeves
Occupation and Job
Actor, producer, director, musician
Keanu Reeves rose to fame after starring in the 1994 film, Speed, which earned him an MTV Movie Award. From there, his presence grew further with his next movie, The Matrix in 1999.
Age – How Old is He?
He is currently 53 years old
Birthday/Date of Birth
He was born on September 2, 1964
Place of Birth/Hometown
Keanu Reeves was born in Beirut, Lebanon. Growing up, he spent most of his youth in Toronto, Canada, where he went to school.
The actor is of mixed descent- from his father’s side, he is of Portuguese, Hawaiian, Irish, Chinese and English ancestry; on his mother’s side, he is of English ancestry. As a young boy, he was often around Chinese art and cuisine.
Keanu Reeves Height, Weight & Body Facts
How Tall – Height in Feet
He is 6’0″ tall
How Tall – Height in Meters
He is 185cm tall
Weight in Pounds
He currently weighs 175 pounds
Weight in Kilograms
He currently weighs 79kg
At this time, Keanu Reeves’ body measurements are unavailable
32 inch or 81cm
His shoe size is unknown at this time
Keanu Reeves’ Personal Life in 2017
Is Keanu Reeves in a Relationship?
Earlier this year, the Matrix actor was seen spotted with a mystery woman- having said that, their relationship has not been revealed. As far as we know, Reeves is currently single.
Keanu Reeves’s Girlfriends
Many years ago, Keanu Reeves was engaged to actress, Autumn Macintosh- they separated in 2005.
Patricia Bond Taylor
Samuel Nowlin Reeves, Jr.
He has a biological sister named Kim Reeves whom he grew up with. From his parents’ later marriages, he also has two half-sisters, Karina Miller (b. 1976) and Emma Reeves (b. 1980).
In 1999, his daughter Ava was tragically stillborn- this had happened just a month prior to his girlfriend’s death in a car accident. Regarding the topic of kids, he has stated that he is reluctant to have children.
As a teen, he went to a handful of high schools, including the Etobicoke School of the Arts in Toronto, Ontario, from which he was later expelled from.
Did Keanu Reeves Go to College
As far as we know, Keanu Reeves has not gone to college.
At this time, we do not have any information regarding Keanu Reeves’ salary.
As of 2017, Keanu Reeves has an estimated net worth of $350 Million.
In his spare time, he enjoys reading
Steak, Oatmeal, and Honey
Stroszek, A Clockwork Orange, Taxi Driver, Apocalypse Now
Favorite TV Show
He doesn’t have a favorite TV show per se, though he does like watching the Olympics
Favorite Music Artists
Some of his favorite acts include Nine Inch Nails and Betz
Hockey- growing up, he always thought it would be cool to play for the Canadian Olympic team
Born on September 2nd, he is a Virgo
This information is currently unknown
This information is currently unknown
Keanu Reeves’ Social Media Accounts & Usernames
Keanu Reeves’ Facebook Account
Keanu Reeves is not on Facebook
Keanu Reeves’ Twitter Username
Keanu Reeves is not on Twitter
Keanu Reeves’ Instagram Username
Keanu Reeves is not on Instagram
Keanu Reeves’ Youtube Channel
As far as we can tell, Keanu Reeves is not active on Youtube
Keanu Reeves’ Snapchat Username
Keanu Reeves is not yet on Snapchat
Other Interesting Facts:
- A talented musician, he has played the bass guitar for the band, Dogstar with whom he has released a few records
- He authored a picture book titled, Ode to Happiness which was illustrated by artist, Alexandra Grant
- He has supported several organizations including PETA, Stand Up to Cancer, and the Sick Kids Foundation
- He co-owns the Arch Motorcycle Company which builds and sells customized motorcycles
- As a teen, he loved playing hockey on the ice- as the goalie, he even earned himself the nickname, “The Wall”
- After being kicked out of high school, he earned his GED in prison after being caught for selling heroin at the airport
- Despite an intense interest in Buddhism, he claims to be non-religious
- His sister has battled leukemia for many years- this ultimately prompted him to set up a cancer charity
- He co-owns a production company called Company Film
- Not a fan of social media, he opts to keep his private life out of the spotlight
Keanu Reeves Bio – 2018 Update
Born in Beirut, Lebanon, Keanu Reeves has been involved with acting ever since he was a young boy- at the age of nine, he had made his debut in a stage production of Damn Yankees. Later as a teen, he appeared on television for the first time in an episode of the CBC sitcom, Hanin’ In (1984). A few additional roles soon followed by Night Heat (1985), Letting Go (1985), The Disney Sunday Movie (1986), and Brotherhood of Justice (1986), among others. Still, it wasn’t until the mid 90’s, that he rose to fame as Officer Jack Travern in the feature film, Speed (1994). From there, his notoriety increased further with the movie, The Matrix in 1999.
What has the actor been up to lately? Last year, he appeared in a number of films including, Keanu (2016), The Neon Demon (2016), and The Whole Truth (2016). More recently, he has also starred in the titles, To the Bone (2017), John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017), and SPF-18 (2017). In terms of forthcoming projects, the Hollywood star will be participating in the 2018 films, Replicas, and Siberia next year. While his main focus is on the big screen, he had also appeared as one of the main characters in the web series, Swedish Dicks (2016). Considering his star status, it’s not surprising that he has also been invited to a number of talk shows such as The Insider and Made in Hollywood.