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‘So chill’: Rina Sawayama reveals how amazing of a human being Keanu Reeves is

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  • Japanese British pop superstar Rina Sawayama has affirmed Keanu Reeves' reputation as one of Hollywood’s nicest human beings in a recent Variety interview.
  • Sawayama, who is set to make her feature acting debut in the upcoming “John Wick: Chapter 4,” revealed how Reeves did things in private to ensure she had a good experience on set.
  • “He looked after me in loads of different ways, very much behind the scenes — not telling me that he was doing something for me, but making sure that it was done,” she said. “Although him being one of the executive producers means that he had a hand in casting me, so that was really crazy to comprehend."
  • She also praised the actor in an earlier interview with Metro, saying: “Keanu just has such an ordinariness about him – he’s really down to earth, he’s someone who is so chilled and lovely – just great to hang out with like he’s a family member.”
  • Sawayama’s accounts add to the numerous anecdotes of positive experiences other people have shared about the actor, including the time he bought each member of his stunt team a Rolex watch after “John Wick: Chapter 4” wrapped filming.

A new cast member of the upcoming “John Wick: Chapter 4” has spoken out to affirm Keanu Reeves’ reputation as one of Hollywood’s nicest people. 

Japanese British pop superstar Rina Sawayama, who is set to make her feature acting debut in the highly anticipated action film, revealed in a recent Variety interview how the actor looked after her during filming. 

Keanu Reeves to star in his first major US television role with Hulu’s ‘Devil in the White City’

  • Keanu Reeves will star in an upcoming adaptation of Erik Larson’s “Devil in the White City,” Hulu announced on Thursday.
  • “Devil in the White City” is based on the true story of Daniel H. Burnham, a successful architect, and Dr. H. H. Holmes, an infamous serial killer, whose fates cross paths in Chicago.
  • The upcoming adaptation marks Reeves’ first major U.S. television role.
  • The eight-episode series is expected to launch in 2024, with production beginning next year.

Keanu Reeves will star in an upcoming adaptation of Erik Larson’s “Devil in the White City” on Hulu, marking the actor’s first major U.S. television role. 

The streaming platform announced on Thursday during the virtual TV Critics Association press tour that a limited series had been greenlit for the drama. 

Keanu Reeves unveils ‘John Wick: Chapter 4’ teaser also starring Donnie Yen at SDCC

  • Keanu Reeves surprised fans at the San Diego Comic-Con on Friday with a teaser for his upcoming film “John Wick: Chapter 4,” over three years after the third film in the series was released.
  • Reeves originally attended the convention for his comic book debut “Brzrkr,” which was published by Boom! Studios last year.
  • Later that day, Reeves crashed Collider’s Directors on Directing panel where “John Wick” director Chad Stahelski was a panelist and showed the one-minute teaser trailer.
  • As seen in the clip, the film appears to stay true to the signature Wick-fashion, promising epic fight scenes with lots of guns and lots of swords.
  • The bar for the newest addition to the franchise is high, with each film in the series having outdone its predecessor at the box office each time.

Keanu Reeves surprised fans at the San Diego Comic-Con with a teaser for his upcoming film, “John Wick: Chapter 4.”

An unsuspecting audience was completely taken off-guard on Friday when the 57-year-old actor gave them a peek at John Wick’s return more than three years after the third film of the series was released.    

Keanu Reeves scrubbed from Chinese streaming platforms over Tibet support

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  • Films starring Canadian actor Keanu Reeves were removed from Chinese streaming platforms, including Tencent Video, iQiyi and Xigua Video, following his public support for Tibet and his participation as a performer at the virtual 35th Annual Tibet House Benefit Concert on March 3.
  • The concert was organized by the New York-based nonprofit organization Tibet House US, which was founded by the supporters of the Dalai Lama, and is is viewed by the Chinese Communist Party as a pro-Tibetan independence group.
  • At least 19 films were scrubbed from Tencent Video, including “The Matrix” trilogy, “Speed” and “Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure.”
  • It remains unclear whether the removal of Reeves’ films were state-issued censorship or independent actions from the platforms.

Films starring Canadian actor Keanu Reeves were removed from Chinese streaming platforms due to his support for Tibet’s independence from China.

Major Chinese streaming services, including Tencent Video, iQiyi, Bilibili and Xigua Video, reportedly took down the actor’s films following his public support for Tibet and his participation as a performer at the virtual 35th Annual Tibet House Benefit Concert on March 3.

Keanu Reeves faces backlash, boycott threats from Chinese nationalists over Tibet independence stance

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  • Keanu Reeves is set to be part of the Tibet House US Annual Benefit Concert in March.
  • Chinese social media users who are loyal to the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) condemned Reeves’ decision to join the concert.
  • On Weibo, fans threatened to boycott Reeves’ latest “Matrix” movie and warned that it could lose the Chinese market.

Hollywood superstar Keanu Reeves has earned the ire of Chinese nationalists after they found out that he will participate in the upcoming Tibet House US Annual Benefit Concert. 

“Little Pinks” – young social media users who are known for their avid support for the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) – have criticized Reeves and warned of a potential   boycott of his latest film, “The Matrix: Resurrections,” reported Variety

‘John Wick’ fight choreographer breaks down iconic Hong Kong-style influences in ‘Matrix Resurrections’

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If there’s one thing other than the mind-bending philosophies that catapulted the “Matrix” trilogy into cult classic status, it’s the fight choreography and innovation behind the revolutionary slow-mo “bullet time” effects.

In anticipation of “The Matrix Resurrections” in which Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss are reprising their 20-year-old roles as Neo and Trinity, fans are left wondering how the two of them are still alive and what they will be fighting against in this newest installment.

‘What is control? What is real?’: ‘The Matrix Resurrections’ cast hint at life in a simulation

It’s been over 20 years since “The Matrix” first took over our screens, immediately earning its spot as one of the most iconic films in cinematic history.

“The Matrix Resurrections” marks the modern, meta return of sleek, full-body suits; all-black trench coats and polarized sunglasses, calling back to the days we marveled at revolutionary “bullet time” graphics and pondered the illusion of choice.

Keanu Reeves says he wasn’t really sad in the ‘Sad Keanu’ meme photo

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  • Actor Keanu Reeves appeared on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” this past Tuesday to promote the forthcoming “Matrix Resurrection” movie.
  • In his conversation with Colbert, Reeves divulged the reason he was looking so sad in the photographs that became the “sad Keanu” meme.

“Matrix” star Keanu Reeves finally revealed the origin story of the “sad Keanu” meme on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” this past Tuesday, saying he was “just eating a sandwich.” 

The iconic meme, which dates back to 2010, shows Reeves sitting on a bench, hanging his head, his posture seemingly defeated. A piece of bread is dangling from his left hand. Given Reeves’ popularity and nice-guy reputation, the glum image became a popular meme.

Hiroyuki Sanada Joins Donnie Yen, Rina Sawayama, Keanu Reeves in ‘John Wick 4’

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“Mortal Kombat” star Hiroyuki Sanada will join Donnie Yen, Rina Sawayama and Keanu Reeves in “John Wick 4” as an old friend of the title character. 

Movie details: Sanada will be playing a character known as Watanabe. The character’s role in the plot has not been released except that he and Wick share several common enemies, Collider reported.

Keanu Reeves to Star in Live-Action AND Anime of Hit Comic He Co-Created

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Keanu Reeves is set to both produce and star in an anime series and a live-action film based on “Brzrkr,” a new comic that he co-wrote and co-created.

ICYMI, we’re excited to announce @netflix will develop a live-action film based on BRZRKR, with Keanu Reeves set to star in and produce! An anime spinoff series, also based on the comic, is in the works as well! Learn more: https://t.co/3g8MHrhsQ1 pic.twitter.com/0xvQ5K4rsn