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Canadian Actor Keanu Reeves Career From The Start, Also Know His Net Worth, Salary, and Awards

Updated On 06 May, 2018 Published On

Named as one of the biggest Hollywood movie stars by Forbes, The Matrix star Keanu Reeves is an actor, filmmaker, and musician. He has an estimated net worth of $350 million and has won numerous awards to date, including two MTV Movie Awards

Born on 2nd September 1968, the 53-year-old is still unmarried, and many recognize him for the sad meme of his that went viral on the internet. 

Here, we are going to share some information about his net worth, earnings, and career. 

Keanu Reeves Net Worth And Earnings 

Back in 2017, Reeves' estimated net worth was $350 million, but his net worth in 2018 still under review. Considering his net worth in the earlier years, it has decreased by a whopping $10 million since 2010 as seven years back, his estimated net value was $360 million according to The Richest. 

Keanu Reeves

Keanu Reeves

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His staggering net worth at present can be credited to his role as Thomas Anderson in The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions. 

According to Wikipedia, in 2003, he received a pay cheque of $30 million (15 million for each film) in the year for the films. And he also had an earning of $156 million in the same year. 

Keanu Reeves in The Matrix

Keanu Reeves in The Matrix

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According to Hollywood Reporter, the actor asked for $15 million for each movie but as of now, he is receiving a pay cheque of $2 million to $2.5 million.

However, he is reported of being paid $15 million for his portrayal of Lucas Hill in upcoming 2018 film Siberia. And in 2017, he also received $8 million for his role in Replicas

His salaries from movies like Rally Car, To The Bone, The Bad Batch, The Neon Demon, Exposed and Untitled Bill & Ted Project are $15 million, $4 million, $8 million, $5 million, $2.5 million, and $12 million respectively. 

Keanu Reeves' LA Mansion

Keanu Reeves' LA Mansion

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With such massive earnings and net worth, the actor can splurge on anything he desires, and he does. He owns a mansion in Los Angeles which has a price tag of $5 million.

Keanu Reeves' Porsche 911 (993) C4

Keanu Reeves' Porsche 911 (993) C4

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Likewise, he also owns a Porsche 911 (993) C4, which costs over $85,000 and a few motorcycles like 1973 Norton 850 commando, Harley-Davidson Dyna Wide Glide, and many others. 

Keanu Reeves Career and Awards 

To date, Reeves has appeared in more than two dozen movies and a handful of TV shows. He made his debut as an actor back in 1984 through a minor role in an episode of TV show Hangin' In

The following year, he initiated his career as a silver screen actor through the role of Ron Petrie in One Step Away.

Keanu Reeves

Keanu Reeves

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Throughout the years, he appeared in numerous films and TV shows like Act of Vengeance, Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, I Love You to Death, Little Buddha, Comedy Factory, Letting Go, Night Heat and many others alongside Antonio BanderasKarl Urban, River Phoenix, etc. 

But it was not until 1994 he made his breakthrough as Officer Jack Taven in the film Speed. Apart from winning his first award in 1991 as the most desirable male, he has been nominated for numerous awards for many other movies.  

Keanu Reeves winning a MTV Movie Awards

Keanu Reeves winning an MTV Movie Awards

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The following year, he also appeared in some not-so-hit movies like A Walk in the Clouds and Johnny Mnemonic. For his role in Johnny Mnemonic, he was nominated for two Golden Raspberry Award as Worst Actor. 

He bounced back very soon and in 1999, he appeared in The Matrix as Neo. His work in the movie is considered his most notable work. He won a two MTV Movie Awards and a Blockbuster Entertainment Awards for the role. 

Watch the trailer for his breakthrough movie The Matrix.

Throughout the years, he maintained his status as one of Hollywood's biggest movie star, and in 2018 alone, he is set to appear in two different roles as Will Foster and Lucas Hill in Replica and Siberia. These movies can be expected to release soon in 2018

Watch the trailer for his latest film Siberia.

Moving on, some of the other awards he has won to date include, a Bambi Award, Bravo Otto Award, Teen Choice Awards and much more. Likewise, the star was also inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2005