- First name translates to "cool breeze over the mountains" in Hawaiian.
- Was invited to try out for the Ontario Hockey League's Windsor Spitfires before he moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting.
- Adapted the stage name K.C. Reeves for 1986’s Young Again but abandoned it soon afterward.
- Followed up his success in the 1994 blockbuster Speed by appearing in a Canadian stage production of Hamlet (in lieu of reprising his role in the ill-fated sequel Speed 2: Cruise Control).
- Deferred his salary for The Replacements (2000) so that Gene Hackman would appear in the film.
- Presented members of The Matrix Reloaded (2003) stunt crew with Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
- Plays bass and was a founding member of the grunge rock band Dogstar.
- In 2010, the Internet circulation of a photo of a sad-looking Reeves led to the inception of June 15 as "Cheer Up Keanu" day.
- Surfs and rides motorcycles and horses in his spare time.
- Jennifer Syme — Ex-significant Other
- Samuel Nowlin Reeves — Father
- Patricia Taylor — Mother
- Kim Reeves — Sister
- Karina Miller — Half Sister
- Birth Name: Keanu Charles Reeves
- Birth Place: Beirut, Lebanon
- Profession: Actor, Musician
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