Keanu Reeves

Actor, Director

9/2/1964 (55 years old) Beirut, Lebanon

Filmography Facts
  • First name translates to "cool breeze over the mountains" in Hawaiian.
  • Was invited to try out for the Ontario Hockey League's Windsor Spitfires before he moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting.
  • Adapted the stage name K.C. Reeves for 1986’s Young Again but abandoned it soon afterward.
  • Followed up his success in the 1994 blockbuster Speed by appearing in a Canadian stage production of Hamlet (in lieu of reprising his role in the ill-fated sequel Speed 2: Cruise Control).
  • Deferred his salary for The Replacements (2000) so that Gene Hackman would appear in the film.