Top 5 Lesser Known Facts About Keanu Reeves
The world is united in our love of Keanu. His pure wholesomeness has made this world a much brighter place, and the Internet has basically become a place of worship dedicated to him. The cutest part of it is, he has no idea. I figured we all should learn more about our friendly neighborhood nice guy because you never know when some Keanu knowledge is going to help you out. Here are some lesser known facts about Keanu Reeves.
Keanu Reeves Facts #5 – The Meaning Of His Name
Keanu is a pretty decent name, and it means ’cool breeze over the mountain’ in Hawaiian. I can’t think of anyone who deserves the name more. Keanu is a breath of fresh mountain air in this crazy world. Such a special man needed a special name.
Keanu Reeves Facts #4 – He Hung Out With The Homeless
This is why he is a great role model. The sad fact is, most people don’t make time for those in need. But Keanu did. He treated the homeless like a human beings, listening to them, and shared stories. If you consider yourself a Keanu fan, then I think a good way to honor that would be to show kindness to the people who need it most.
Keanu Reeves Facts #3 – His 12 Stuntmen
The 12 hardworking stuntmen from The Matrix, were rewarded by Keanu with a Harley Davidson Motorcycle each. Sometimes I worry that he doesn’t treat himself to the same degree. Do you think he makes himself hot chocolates with cream and marshmallows? Because he deserves it.
#2 – Private Cancer Foundation
Inspired by his sister Kim, who has battled Leukemia. Keanu has a private Cancer research foundation, that also helps with children’s hospitals. He doesn’t attach his name to it, as he “Just lets the organization do what it does.”
This teaches us that Keanu not only loves his family, but in, moments of great difficulty, he learns, grows, and tries to make a difference.
#1 – Octavia Spencer
Before the actress was successful, she had a little run in with Keanu. As a young woman, new in LA and on her way to an audition, Octavia had some car trouble and broke down in the middle of the road. Who be the man who would save her, why Keanu Reeves of course. And because Octavia is another human we don’t deserve, she has honored Keanu, by seeing every movie he’s been in.
There are so many things that could have been on this list, and most of them are good deeds. If heaven is real, he is definitely going there.