Keanu Charles Reeves was born in Beirut on September 2, 1964, known simply as Keanu Reeves; son of Patricia Taylor, costume designer and artist, and Samuel Nowlin Reeves, Jr. His mother is English, originally from Essex. Her father, an American from Hawaii, is of Chinese, Hawaiian, English, Irish, and Portuguese descent.
With this ethnic mix, Keanu Reeves He lived together since he was little, that’s why the actor has said: “My grandmother is Chinese and Hawaiian, so I was close to Chinese art, furniture and cuisine when I was growing up.” He has also spoken of his English ancestry, mentioning having watched English comedy shows as a child and describing how his mother imparted English manners that he maintained into adulthood. The mother of Reeves he was working in Beirut when he met his father.
His mother was married several times, this fact made Keanu Reeves He had a rather nomadic childhood, so much so that in five years, he attended four secondary schools, including the Etobicoke School of the Arts, from which he was expelled. Grandparents and babysitters took care of him and his sisters. Reeves He grew up primarily in the Yorkville neighborhood of Toronto, Canada.
Keanu Reeves He has won the affection of the public thanks to his masterful performance in countless productions. Without a doubt, the film that catapulted him to fame was The Matrix, in 1999, a film in which Reeves had a starring role, was a box office success, and attracted positive reviews.
Some time ago Keanu Reeves In an interview he was asked if he had ever had a paranormal experience in his life, to which the actor replied: “Yes, it happened to me when I was little in New York. It was cool. I was like five or six years old, we were in a new apartment. We had just returned from Australia and my nanny was in the room, I was sitting looking towards the door, when suddenly we saw a floating gabardine jacket appear at the door, without head, legs, or body, only the raincoat and then it disappeared ” .
Keanu Reeves He continued narrating: “I kept thinking it was something interesting. I turn to see my nana and she is with that face, eyes and mouth wide with astonishment, then I understood that what I saw was real. Was it a flying raincoat or a ghost? ” The way he told it made the public that was in the place, laugh when they saw the scared reaction of his nanny and that the actor imitated. What puzzles Keanu is that, it really happened and to this day you can not find the explanation.