Keanu Charles Reeves whose first name means “cool breeze over the mountains” in Hawaiian, was born September 2, 1964. Keanu is a Canadian actor, author, comic book writer, director and musician. Reeves grew up in Toronto.
Reeves began acting in theatre productions, and in television films before making his mainstream film debut. Some of his work includes: the action thriller Speed (1994), his performance in the supernatural horror The Devil’s Advocate (1997), his lead role as computer hacker Neo in the science fiction thriller The Matrix (1999).