STARmeter
18
Up 54 this week

Keanu Reeves


Keanu Reeves, whose first name means "cool breeze over the mountains" in Hawaiian, was born in Beirut, Lebanon in 1964, the son of English-born Patricia Taylor, a showgirl, and American-born Samuel Nowlin Reeves, a geologist. Keanu's father was born in Hawaii, of British, Portuguese, Native Hawaiian, and Chinese ancestry. After their marriage ... See full bio »

Editors' Spotlight

Live Chat with Keanu Reeves

We conducted a Live Chat with Keanu about his upcoming film John Wick.


Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 people
created 20 Feb 2011
 
a list of 31 people
created 13 Sep 2011
 
a list of 40 people
created 08 Dec 2012
 
a list of 30 people
created 03 Aug 2013
 
a list of 38 people
created 1 week ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Keanu Reeves.

User Polls

10 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (76 credits)
 2016 Rain (TV Mini-Series) (announced)
John Rain
 2015 Passengers (pre-production)
Jim
 2015 Daughter of God (filming)
Detective Scott Galban
 2013 47 Ronin
Kai
 2009-2012 Easy to Assemble (TV Series)
Vorste Feirron
- Bossy Lady (2012)
 2009 CR: Enter the Matrix (Video Game)
Neo
 2005/II Echo (Short)
Narcissus
 2003 Kid's Story (Short)
Neo (voice)
 2003 Enter the Matrix (Video Game)
Neo (voice)
 2000/I The Watcher
Griffin
 1999 Me and Will
Dogstar / Himself
 1999 The Matrix
Neo
 1993 Freaked
Ortiz the Dog Boy (uncredited)
 1991 Providence
Eric
 1991 Paula Abdul: Rush Rush (Video short)
Jeff (uncredited)
 1989 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Kip
- Life Under Water (1989) ... Kip
 1988 The Prince of Pennsylvania
Rupert Marshetta
 1987 Trying Times (TV Series)
Joey
- Moving Day (1987) ... Joey
 1986 Under the Influence (TV Movie)
Eddie Talbot
 1986 The Brotherhood of Justice (TV Movie)
Derek
 1986 Flying
Tommy Warneki
 1986 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Michael Riley, Age 17
- Young Again (1986) ... Michael Riley, Age 17 (as K.C. Reeves)
 1986 Act of Vengeance (TV Movie)
Buddy Martin (as Keannu Reeves)
 1985 Comedy Factory (TV Series)
Crackers
- Fast Food (1985) ... Crackers
 1985 Letting Go (TV Movie)
Stereo Teen #1
 1985 Night Heat (TV Series)
Thug #1 / Mugger
- Necessary Force (1985) ... Thug #1
- Crossfire (1985) ... Mugger
Show Show Producer (10 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (4 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (122 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (30 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

"The Crucible" (Play). Played John Proctor See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 29 Interviews | 37 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 43 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Norman Kreeves | K.C. Reeves | Keannu Reeves | Chuck Spadina

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

(1995 quote) L.A. has been my place of abode for seven years and I have a little place in New York City. I don't even have a house house, but I have been living in the same place in Los Angeles for a couple of years and it's just now becoming a home. I like to be free and unfettered. I like the option of being able to do anything and go anywhere, anytime. I like to have my house open. A lot of my... See more »

Trivia:

Joel Schumacher considered him for the role of "The Scarecrow", Jonathan Crane, in the fifth Batman movie had Schumacher gone on to direct Batman 5. The failure of Batman & Robin (1997) prevented that from happening. See more »

Trademark:

Intense contemplative gaze

Nickname:

The One See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
One of the best Asian actors in Hollywood lebron212
Six Degrees of Seperation montrossboc-1
Keanu is the greatest physical actor of all time saturatebb3
As John Rain? xl_ebb_lx
Is Keanu Reeves a good actor? lealing
Is his hair receding? diggler_inc
Discuss Keanu Reeves on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page