How much is Keanu Reeves worth? $350 million
How did Keanu Reeves earn her money and wealth?
Keanu in Hawaiian translates to “cool breeze over the mountains”. He is the son of Samuel Nowlin Reeves (geologist) and Patricia (costume designer and showgirl) who was born in the year 1964 at Beirut. However, his father abandoned them when he was just three. Keanu got to know him till he attained the age of six after which they disconnected. Reeves had to move around a lot after his mother’s divorce which resulted in him attending four different high schools.
Apart from being a brilliant actor, Reeves is also a director, musician, and producer who earned fame for his commercially blockbuster movies such as “Bill and Ted franchise” that started from 1989 to 1991. He also became a part of the action thrillers such as “Point Break” in 1991. In the year 1997, he acted in movies from the John Wick franchise which included psychological thrillers such as “The Devil’s Advocate”. He also acted in the supernatural thriller named “Constantine” which released in the year 2005.
The famous science fiction and action series is also associated with him which is named “The Matrix”. These movies series with The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions came on screen between the years 1999 and 2003 and has earned a massive following from audiences around the world. He was also a part of dramatic movies like “Dangerous Liaisons” along with “My Own Private Idaho” in the year 1991, and Little Buddha which was released in the year 1993. He also acted in romantic horror movies such as “Bram Stoker’s Dracula” which came out in the year 1992.
Reeves has also earned widespread critical acclaim during his acting period. A critic from the New York Times praised the versatility of Reeves’ by commenting that “the actor shows considerable range and discipline as he moves easily between his roles as a buttoned-down police to the comic roles with a loose-jointed mannerism.” But, most of the career spent by Reeves was being a typecast. He has been seen in character arc roles that include saving the world with movies in which he portrayed the roles of “Buddha”, “Ted Logan”, “Neo”, “John Constantine”, “Johnny Mnemonic” as well as “ Klaatu”. With his acting, Keanu gathered several role-praising awards which included a star located in the “Hollywood Walk of Fame”.
Amidst his Hollywood film career, Keanu has engaged himself in his interest for music with several artistic expressions. He has been an active musician for more than a decade while playing bass guitar for bands such as “Dogstar” and “Becky”. He has also participated in onstage acting with plays such as “Hamlet” which was scheduled in the Manitoba Theatre Centre. He is also a part of documentary making with “Side by Side” and director for a martial arts based movie named “Man of Tai Chi”.
What are the highest grossing albums of Keanu Reeves?
1-The Matrix Reloaded (2003): $281,576,461
2-The Matrix (1999): $171,479,930
3-The Matrix Revolutions (2003): $139,313,948
4-Something’s Gotta Give (2003): $124,728,738
5-Speed (1994): $121,248,145
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