Matthew Perry Issued An Apology After Facing Intense Backlash For Appearing To Question Why Keanu Reeves Is Still Alive
In newly published excerpts from his upcoming memoir, Perry mourned the loss of “original thinkers” like Heath Ledger and River Phoenix by questioning why Keanu Reeves “still walks among us.”View Entire Post ›news.yahoo.com
Keanu Reeves takes rare TV role in historical thriller
TV-Keanu Reeves FILE - Keanu Reeves appears at the Oscars in Los Angeles on Feb. 9, 2020. Reeves will star in a TV adaptation of “The Devil in the White City.” The nonfiction thriller about ambition, a killer and the 1893 World’s Fair in Chicago was written by Erik Larson. The Hulu streaming service says that Reeves will portray Daniel H. Burnham, an architect who helped design the fair. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File) (Jordan Strauss)LOS ANGELES — (AP) — Keanu Reeves will star in a TV adaptation of “The Devil in the White City,” the bestselling nonfiction thriller about ambition, a killer and the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. The fair’s nickname was White City, stemming from the color of many of its building exteriors.wftv.com
Keanu Reeves takes rare TV role in historical thriller
Keanu Reeves will star in a TV adaptation of “The Devil in the White City,” the bestselling nonfiction thriller about ambition, a killer and the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. Reeves will portray Daniel H. Burnham, an architect “trying to make his mark on history” with his designs for the fair, Hulu said in announcing the limited series Thursday. The other central role, that of convicted murderer Dr. H.H. Holmes, has yet to be cast, the streaming service said.news.yahoo.com
Biden declines comment on reports of Justice Breyer’s retirement from SCOTUS
At an event with private sector CEOs on Wednesday, President Biden declined to comment on reports that Justice Stephen Breyer will retire from the Supreme Court. "There have been no announcements from Justice Breyer,” Biden said, adding that he would “talk about it later.”news.yahoo.com
Sandra Bullock reveals Keanu Reeves once showed up at her house with champagne and truffles after she briefly mentioned she hadn't tried them before
The "Speed" costars had a casual conversation when Bullock told Reeves that she had never had the delicacy, and he fixed that a few days later.news.yahoo.com
‘The Matrix Resurrections’ trailer released, Keanu Reeves goes down rabbit hole
The highly anticipated trailer for “The Matrix Resurrections” has been released and it sends Keanu Reeves down a trippy alternate reality. >> Read more trending newsIn the trailer for the fourth movie in “The Matrix” series, you see Reeves, as Thomas Anderson, speaking to a psychiatrist, played by Neil Patrick Harris, about “dreams that weren’t just dreams” and being unable to remember the past, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Reeves at one point meets a stranger who seems very familiar to him: Trinity, played by Carrie-Anne Moss. The trailer is underscored by Jefferson Airplane’s “White Rabbit.”“The Matrix Resurrections” will be released both in theaters and on HBO Max on Dec. 22. ©2021 Cox Media Groupwftv.com
‘The Matrix Resurrections’ trailer to drop Thursday, WB launches website to see first footage
'The Matrix Resurrections' FILE PHOTO: The trailer for Keanu Reeves' latest "Matrix" film will be released Thursday. WhatIsTheMatrix.com launched Tuesday and users will have to work to get their first look at an extended preview of the film. This isn’t the first time some fans have seen clips, as the trailer was played at CinemaCon earlier this year. “The Matrix Resurrections” will premiere on both the big screen and on HBO Max on Dec. 22. The trailer will be released Thursday at 9 a.m. ET/6 a.m. PT, Digital Spy reported.wftv.com
Panda! Sandoval helps Braves sweep doubleheader against Nats
Atlanta pinch-hitter Pablo Sandoval drove a two-run homer to the deepest part of the ballpark off a Washington reliever who took over after Stephen Strasburg’s six scoreless innings to lift the Braves to a 2-0 victory over the Nationals and a doubleheader sweep.
Meryl Streep, Mary-Louise Parker to star in spring plays
Mary-Louise Parker attends the Broadway opening of "After Midnight" on Nov. 3, 2013 in New York, left, and Meryl Streep arrives at the premiere of the film 'The Laundromat' at the 76th edition of the Venice Film Festival, Venice, Italy, on Sept. 1, 2019. Parker and Streep have signed on to perform in a new virtual play series this spring while Broadway is closed. (AP Photo)NEW YORK – Meryl Streep, Mary-Louise Parker, Audra McDonald, Kevin Klein, Carla Gugino and Keanu Reeves have signed on to perform in a new virtual play series this spring while Broadway is closed. The series kicks off Thursday with “The Thanksgiving Play” by Larissa FastHorse, directed by Leigh Silverman starring Reeves, Bobby Cannavale, Heidi Schreck and Alia Shawkat. The next show — on April 8 — will feature “Angry, Raucous and Shamelessly Gorgeous” by Pearl Cleage directed by Camille A.
Stuntmen are increasingly Hollywood's go-to action directors
This image released by Netflix shows Chris Hemsworth, left, in a scene from "Extraction," premiering this week on Netflix. (Jasin Boland/Netflix via AP)Some of today's top action directors were first doubles for Brad Pitt, Neo and Wolverine. Hargrave is the latest in a lineage of stuntmen who have gone from stepping in for actors to directing them. It's a fairly recent career pathway thanks largely to the success of Chad Stahelski ("John Wick") and David Leitch ("Atomic Blonde"). They've been leaders in the field since founding the action design company 87Eleven in 1997.
With Hollywood on hiatus, studios are bracing for fights with insurers over coronavirus losses
Coronavirus has shut down all Hollywood productions and delayed the release of all films in theaters. Allianz, which is one of the main insurers for entertainment companies, estimates that Hollywood studios paid $400 million in premiums last year to cover "unforeseeable events." Allianz says it is seeing a growing influx in claims recently as studios have been forced to shut down major productions. None of the insurance companies would comment on what percentage of claims they'll be covering. Nonetheless, the coverages incorporated into the film and TV industry's insurance policies can vary greatly.cnbc.com
Backstage at the Oscars: Dazed winners and sweet reunions
Diane Keaton, left, and Keanu Reeves appear on stage at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Martin paced back and forth in the wings and stopped a few times to check his lapel and bow tie in the mirror. Later Corden ran into Rudolph and Wiig again, this time in his full “Cats” regalia alongside Rebel Wilson. MAKING PLANSYou never know who you’re going to run into backstage at the Oscars, or who you’re going to see making plans, Iike Chris Rock and Timothée Chalamet or Rami Malek and Oscar Isaac. In the wings they shared a sweet moment: Reeves offered Keaton his arm and the two walked into position linked.
Hanks, Fonda and more stars amuse at Oscars rehearsals
(AP Photo/John Locher)LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Will Ferrell are standing on the Oscars stage performing some hilarious material for a few dozen people who are in stitches watching the two comedians. Louis-Dreyfus and Ferrell are just a few of the stars who circulated in and out of the Dolby Theatre to rehearse Saturday, including Tom Hanks, Salma Hayek, Jane Fonda and Mahershala Ali. But the stars weren’t always confined to the stage, especially if they arrived a little early. Makeup artists Antonio Rael has been standing in for big stars for 34 years. Rael was talking about the stand-ins but that doesn’t mean some of the stars aren’t anxious as well.
Keanu Reeves, Alexandra Grant spark relationship rumors
CNN image(CNN) - Keanu Reeves has sparked rumors that he is in a relationship, after walking hand-in-hand down the red carpet with artist and philanthropist Alexandra Grant at an event in Los Angeles. "The Matrix" star, 55, has reportedly been friends with Grant, 46, since they met roughly a decade ago. The pair, who were seen holding hands at the LACMA Art + Film Gala on Saturday, have previously worked as business partners. They collaborated on the books "Ode to Happiness" and "Shadows" in 2011 and 2016 -- with illustrations by Grant and text by Reeves. A tweet showing images of Reeves posing with multiple women went viral earlier this year, with pictures showing his hands hovering either over women's arms or waists.
'The Matrix' reloads with Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss
Kevin Winter/Getty Images(CNN) - Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss will again reenter "The Matrix," starring in a third sequel to the 1999 science fiction film that's expected to begin production next year. The stars will be reunited with one of the original writer-directors, Lana Wachowski, who worked on the original movies with her sister, Lilly. "The Matrix" featured Reeves as Neo, a man who discovers that humanity is trapped inside a simulated reality known as the Matrix, and that he is the destined champion who can help liberate them. The film was a major hit, spawning the sequels "The Matrix Reloaded" and "The Matrix Revolutions," which were shot in tandem and both released in 2003, completing the original story. The new film will be released by Warner Bros., like CNN, a unit of WarnerMedia.
Keanu Reeves most excellent surprise for one fan is 'breathtaking'
Actor Keanu Reeves speaks about "Cyberpunk 2077" from developer CD Projekt Red during the Xbox E3 2019 Briefing at The Microsoft Theater on June 9, 2019, in Los Angeles. Most excellent, Keanu Reeves fans: the affable actor heard your prayers, and he answered with a "breathtaking" act of kindness. -- a reference to Reeves' appearance at the E3 gaming conference in June, where he told everyone in attendance they, too, were breathtaking. "Bill and Ted" screenwriter Ed Solomon captured the scene: Reeves, crouched in the sweltering Louisiana sun, signed "Stacey, you're breathtaking!" The message for Reeves fans: Be most excellent to each other.
Keanu Reeves on teaming up again with "Matrix" crew for "John Wick"
Keanu Reeves on teaming up again with "Matrix" crew for "John Wick" Keanu Reeves performs almost all of his own stunts in the critically-acclaimed "John Wick," from first-time directors David Leitch and Chad Stahelski, who previously worked as stunt coordinators on Reeves' "Matrix" films. Reeves sat down with CBS News' Ken Lombardi to discuss his new revenge flick.cbsnews.com