1. Keanu Charles Reeves is a Canadian actor, producer, director and musician.
2. Reeves is best known for his acting career, beginning in 1985 and spanning for more than three decades.
3. He gained fame for his starring role performances in several blockbuster films including comedies from the Bill and Ted franchise .
4. He has also appeared in several dramatic films such as Dangerous Liaisons .
5. He moves easily between the buttoned-down demeanor that suits a police procedural story and the loose-jointed manner of his comic roles.” Even with an amplitude of skills, Reeves has spent much of his later career being typecast.
6. A recurring character arc in many roles he has portrayed is one of saving the world, as can be seen in the characters of Ted Logan, Buddha, Neo, Johnny Mnemonic, John Constantine and Klaatu.
7. His acting has garnered several awards including a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
8. During his film career, Reeves has engaged in several forms of artistic expression.
9. Active as a musician for a decade, he played bass guitar for the bands Dogstar and Becky.
10. He wrote the text for a picture book, Ode to Happiness, illustrated by Alexandra Grant.
11. He has also produced a documentary, Side by Side, and directed the martial arts film Man of Tai Chi.
12. They last met on the island of Kauai when Reeves was 13. The couple moved to Toronto and divorced in 1971.
13. She subsequently married her fourth husband, a hairdresser named Jack Bond.
14. Within five years, Reeves attended four high schools, including the Etobicoke School of the Arts, from which he was expelled. Reeves stated he was expelled because “I was just a little too rambunctious and shot my mouth off once too often.
15. I was not generally the most well-oiled machine in the school.” Reeves excelled more in sports than in academics, as his educational development was challenged by dyslexia.