Born on September 2, 1964, in Beirut, Lebanon, the Canadian actor has won a million hearts with his kind nature and brilliance in acting.
A man of ordinary habits, the 56-year-old actor never ceases to surprise his fans. In fact, he’s left a number of people spellbound with his generous acts. Therefore, making him one of the most loved actors around the world!
It’s Keanu Reeves birthday and we cannot stop gushing over the aura that the thespian brings along with him.
Let’s scroll through the lesser-known facts about The Matrix 4 actor with his hottest photos.
Reeves father abandoned him at the tender age of 3. Meanwhile, the actor dropped out of high school because of dyslexia.
Before dating Alexandra Grant, Reeves was in a relationship with Jennifer Maria Syme (from 1998-2000). The actress also gave birth to a stillborn daughter, several weeks before their break up.
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The actor is known for his philanthropic works and donates about 70% of his income in various charities.
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Keanu Reeves achieved superstardom as an actor in the ’80s and ’90s with his iconic movie roles in Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure and sci-fi classic The Matrix. But, irrespective of wealth and status, he has endured profound hardships along the way.
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Keanu Reeves’ best friend and actor River Phoenix died of combined drug intoxication outside a LA nightclub on 31 October 1993. He was 23.
He’s worth over $360M, and still rides the subway. Moreover, Reeves doesn’t own a big house like most stars, and doesn’t wear fancy clothes.
The star has seen many ups and downs in his life but is still standing tall. That is why today, he’s considered one of the finest actors in Hollywood.