Keanu Reeves Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career and Relationship
Keanu Reeves Net Worth 2020 – Keanu Reeves is a Canadian actor, producer, musician, and director, known for his performances in many blockbuster movies across his acting career, including PointBreak (1991), Speed (1994), The Devil’s Advocate (1997), The Matrix franchise (1999-2003), among several others.
Born Keanu Charles Reeves in Beirut, Lebanon, to Patricia Reeves (nee Taylor), an English costume designer and performer from Essex, and Samuel Nowlin Reeves, Jr, an American man from Hawaii on 2 September 1964, Reeves grew up around Chinese art, furniture, and cuisine, as his father is of Chinese, English, Native Hawaiian, and Portuguese ancestry.
While selling heroin at the Hilo International Airport, Hawaii, Keanu’s father was arrested and imprisoned. While in prison, the man earned his GED. He abandoned his wife and family when Keanu Reeves was only 3.
The young Keanu Reeves moved around the world a lot with his family, living with several stepfathers. After the divorce of his parents, in 1966, Keanu’s mother became a costume designer and they all moved to Sydney, and later to New York City where she married another man, Paul Aaron – a Broadway and Hollywood director. They got married in 1970. A year later, though, the couple was divorced, having moved to Toronto.
Keanu Reeves began his acting career at the age of nine when he appeared in a theatre production of the Damn Yankees. At the age of 15, he played Mercutio in a stage production of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet at the Leah Posluns Theatre.
Having dropped out of high school at 17, he obtained a green card through his American stepfather and moved to Los Angeles three years later. He made his acting debut in an episode of Hangin’ In.
He appeared in commercials in the early 1980s, notably one he did for Coca-Cola, as well as short films and stage works. In 1984, he worked as a correspondent for Going Great, a TV youth program of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Reeves’s first studio movie appearance was Youngblood (1986), in which he played a goalie from Quebec. Just after the release of that movie, he moved to Los Angeles.
In 2000, Keanu Reeves’s girlfriend, Jennifer Syme, gave birth about eight months into her pregnancy, to a baby girl Ava Archer Syme-Reeves, who was stillborn, unfortunately. The strain resulting from this loss resulted in their breakup weeks later.
Jennifer Syme had an accident while driving alone on Los Angeles’s Cahuenga Boulevard. She was thrown from the car, and authorities believed she died instantly. Apparently, she was being treated for depression, and police found two prescription drugs in her car.
Keanu Reeves is not married. His relationship status is currently unknown, and there is no proof that he is currently seeing anyone.
Reeves is rumored to have had affairs with several celebrities, including Amanda De Cadenet, Sandra Bullock, Hallie Meyers-Shyer, as well as Melissa Reigel and Jill Schoelen.
Rumors even abound claiming that Keanu Reeves is gay. While we understand that rumors can sometimes be true, there is nothing to prove that he is, or had ever been gay.
Net Worth 2020
Reeves has an estimated net worth of about USD$360 million.