Keanu wanted to become an ice hockey player but around the age of 15, he decided that he wants to become an actor. So, around the age of 17, Keanu dropped out of high school because of his acting aspirations. After some time, Keanu shifted to Los Angeles in America to live his Hollywood dreams. Even after starting out in Hollywood, his struggles didn’t ended. Just when he started getting good roles in movies and some recognition in Hollywood, tragedy hit him. His sister Kim was diagnosed with Leukemia, which is a form of cancer. Her cancer was diagnosed in time and she was saved. But several years later, Kim’s Leukemia relapsed. Keanu was always on Kim’s side to help her out during these tough times and luckily she survived. 

Keanu also had a best friend in Hollywood. His name was River Phoenix. River was also an upcoming movie star like Keanu. They both had starting acting in movies around the same time. Their friendship started when both of them did a two hero film together. After doing that movie, they became best friends. But their friendship didn’t lasted very long. River Phoenix died soon after due to drug overdose leaving behind a small but graceful legacy of good movies along with crying fans, family, friends and Keanu Reeves. 

To Be Continued…