|Net Worth:||$360 Million|
|Born:||September 2, 1964|
|Country of Origin:||Lebanon|
|Source of Wealth:||Professional Actor|
Keanu Reeves is a Canadian actor known for roles in movies such as the Matrix, Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure, and Speed. His career does not appear to be bound by a genre and he has done humour, science fiction, action, and horror movies.
Reeves continues to develop his acting career, and has several projects in the works.
As of 2019, Keanu Reeves’ net worth is estimated at $360 million.
Keanu Reeves was born in Beirut to Patricia and Samuel Reeves on September 2, 1964.
When Reeves was 3 years old, his father left, although they remained in touch until Reeves was 6 years old. His mother married four other times, meaning Reeves moved around internationally until the family settled in Toronto, Ontario.
Reeves struggled academically due to a combination of dyslexia and anger problems, and in school he excelled at sports, particularly hockey. He attended four schools in five years, mostly due to being expelled from them.
Reeves dreamed of playing hockey professionally, but a sports injury forced him to stop playing in high school. Eventually he dropped out of school completely.
Reeves began his acting career with theatre at he age of nine, first appearing in Damn Yankees.
After dropping out of high school he obtained his green card and moved to LA to lived with his ex step father, who was a stage and television director. Reeves then appeared in Hangin’ In, several commercials, short films, and stage work.
In 1986 he caught a break in River’s Edge, and this movie launched his career. Following this role he also appeared in the successful Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure and it’s sequel, Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey.
These movies launched his acting career, but his movie choices continued to pull negative reviews. It wasn’t until The Devil’s Advocate that he began receiving good reviews at the box office.
Reeves has also dabbled in directing, beginning in 2013 with Man of Tai Chi. Other types of work that Reeves has done is literature, with the book “Ode to Happiness”.
Reeves has also taken part in producing movies and playing bass guitar. Currently Reeves is working several projects that are in various stages of post-production
As of 2019, Keanu Reeves’ net worth is $360 million.
Here are some top highlights of Keanu Reeve’s career:
- MTV Movie Award for Most Desirable Male- Point Break (1991)
- MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Duo (shared with Sandra Bullock): Speed (1994)
- MTV Movie Award for Best Male Performance: The Matrix (1999)
- MTV Movie Award for Best Fight (shared with Laurence Fishburne): The Matrix (1999)
- Bambi Award for Best International Actor: The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)
Favorite Quotes from Keanu Reeves
“Money doesn’t mean anything to me. I’ve made a lot of money, but I want to enjoy life and not stress myself building my bank account. I give lots away and live simply, mostly out of a suitcase in hotels. We all know that good health is much more important.” – Keanu Reeves
“Letters are something from you. It’s a different kind of intention than writing an e-mail.” – Keanu Reeves
“Because we’re actors we can pretend and fake it, but I’d rather the intimate investment was authentic.” – Keanu Reeves
“Here comes 40. I’m feeling my age and I’ve ordered the Ferrari. I’m going to get the whole mid-life crisis package.” – Keanu Reeves
“I’m a meathead. I can’t help it, man. You’ve got smart people and you’ve got dumb people.” – Keanu Reeves
“I’ve been pleased to work with so many wonderful stars through the years. This has been an amazing journey. I hope it continues.” – Keanu Reeves
“The whole aspect of cinema and film festivals should be a moment to come together and celebrate art and humanity. It would be a shame if there was such a divide.” – Keanu Reeves
“I mean, if you didn’t get it or if you didn’t feel like you enjoyed it, sometimes that experience can change.” – Keanu Reeves
Keanu Reeves is showing no signs of slowing down in his career. His net-worth is reflective of dynamic and diverse career and will continue to expand as his career does. His career includes acting, producing, directing, writing, and music, all of which have greatly expanded his portfolio.
As of 2019, Keanu Reeves’ net worth is roughly $360 million.