Keanu Reeves is an established Canadian actor, musician, producer, and director. Born in Lebanon on September 2, 1964, Keanu came to the limelight after showcasing his acting talent in River's Edge. Reeves’s epic performance in the critically acclaimed comedy Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure which had a sequel, Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey earned him recognition across the world. Some of his film bestsellers include The Matrix and its sequels, Speed, and My Own Private Idaho. Man of Tai Chi (2013) was Keanu Reeves's debut film as a director.
Keanu Reeves is the son of a Canadian father who worked geologist and an English mother who worked as a performing artist before becoming a costume designer. After his parents separated, Reeves moved with his mother to New York and then to Toronto. He had a penchant for hockey before turning to entertainment and garnering television roles with his debut in the Canadian film One Step Away in 1985.
Reeves initially featured in American teen movies like Youngblood and River's Edge released in 1986. Keanu Reeves starred in Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure alongside Alex winter in 1989. The film spawned an animated TV series in 1990 and a movie sequel in 1991. In the year 1999, Keanu Reeves starred in the Sci-Fi blockbuster The Matrix. Two sequels were released in 2003. Though he bloomed in acting, Reeves ventured into film directing releasing Man of Tai Chi and 47 Ronin in 2013 as well as John Wick in the year 2014.