Keanu Reeves Battled a Tragic Personal Life Before Living the Hollywood Dream

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Keanu Reeves is one of the most celebrated actors of the 21st century — and for good reason. The fan-favorite actor has starred in countless flicks, such as Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure and The Matrix, that have evoked a sense of wonder, whimsy and fascination from audiences worldwide.

However, Reeves's immense commercial success hasn’t protected him from personal tragedy, causing his life to lack some of the typical Hollywood glow. In fact, behind the scenes, a stunning number of Reeves' personal experiences have been wrought with tragedy, grief and chaos.