Keanu Reeves believes that you just’re by no means too well-known to fawn over your idols.
Throughout an look on “The Late Present with Steven Colbert”, the “Matrix Resurrections” star performed a enjoyable spherical of the Colbert Questionert the place he revealed the one two celebrities he had ever requested for autographs.
The 57-year-old revealed that the primary movie star he requested for a signature was from The Velvet Underground’s Lou Reed.
“Nevertheless it wasn’t for me — it was for a buddy, and [Lou] was cool about it,” he shared. “It was [on] slightly piece of paper, and it was [in] blue ink. … Yeah, it was good. It simply stated, ‘Lou Reed.’ “
“It will have been actually disappointing if it didn’t say ‘Lou Reed,’ ” joked host Stephen Colbert, to which Reeves replied, “I do know, nevertheless it may have stated, ‘All my greatest’ or … “
The second movie star who Keanu approached was none apart from comic George Carlin whom he starred alongside with within the 1989 movie “Invoice & Ted’s Wonderful Journey.”
“I’m so jealous. I’m such a fan,” Colbert gushed. “And that was for you?”
“Yeah,” stated Reeves. “He wrote … I feel it was, ‘Expensive Keanu, F— you!’ “
The actor “all the time thought he simply wrote that for me,” Keanu admitted, “then I met another person who stated that he wrote the identical factor to them! Anyway, stunning.”
Final yr, Reeves and his Invoice & Ted costar Alex Winter joined collectively to take part in a Zoom chat to advertise the discharge of the long-awaited third installment to the collection, “Invoice & Ted Face the Music.”
In the course of the digital chat the 2 took time to open up about working with Carlin who handed away on the age of 71 in 2008.
“He introduced class … He was simply right down to earth and labored actually arduous on [his character] Rufus,” Keanu reminisced in an interview with “Looper.”
“And he introduced a weight to it — I imply, it’s George Carlin coming from the long run,” he continued. “It was actually extraordinary to have an opportunity to work with such an unbelievable individual and artist.”
“The Matrix Resurrections” is at present taking part in in theaters and streaming on HBO Max.