It made him cautious, and later that year, when Twentieth Century Fox came calling to enlist him for a Speed sequel, he made other plans.
“When I was offered Speed 2, Jan came to Chicago and so did Sandra, and they said, 'You’ve got to do this’,” he recalls. It’s called 'Speed’, and it’s on a cruise ship’.” When he was next in Los Angeles, William Mechanic, the then-head of Fox Filmed Entertainment, tried to persuade him with a m pay cheque.
“I finished playing Jack, went into the trailer, and, you know – 'How all occasions do inform against me,/ And spur my dull revenge’,” he says, reeling off the opening few lines of Hamlet’s last soliloquy. There was definitely a yin and yang thing going on.” As he continues, what soon becomes clear is that those snatched moments of Shakespeare helped Reeves make sense not so much of Traven or Hamlet, but of himself.
Mac Willie responded that the body had already been identified by driver’s license. For those who are not emotionally disconnected, the journey through mortality ushers in facets of mourning which are par for the course.Throughout their travels, Keanu would sporadically see his biological father, visiting him occasionally on his 25-acre farm in Kaua’i. It was the last time the budding movie star has seen his father.This short summary really tells most of the story, in a very sad way.Magazine in 2003: "Money is the last thing I think about.After getting kicked out of the exam, Sara waits for him outside and starts to insult him. Then, she traces him down and shows up at his place.
She promises to leave him alone only if he gives her a ride.One day, during a driving test, he meets Sara, a beautiful but seemingly eccentric woman.But, she is falsely accused of cheating and ends up failing the test because of Nelson.hen Keanu Reeves was filming Speed, in 1993, he spent every spare minute learning lines in his trailer.These lines weren’t from the film he was working on – as Jack Traven, the SWAT officer who takes control of a bomb-laden bus, Reeves didn’t have a great deal to say – but from William Shakespeare’s Hamlet, a well-thumbed copy of which he would carry around on set. Although he’s one of the biggest box-office attractions of all-time, Keanu Reeves has had his share of devastating tragedies that could have easily derailed any man. But, that doesn’t mean he hasn’t swallowed some water along the way. The First Cut English-born Patricia Taylor, 21, was a showgirl performing at a Beirut casino when a 19-year old Samuel Nowlin Reeves spotted her. They fell in love, and before the both of them knew it, Taylor would become pregnant and the two would marry.