Why Keanu Reeves Will Always Be Hollywood's Boy Nextdoor
His father left the family, his best friend River Phoenix died in 1993, and his sister was diagnosed with leukimia. In 1999, his girlfriend, Jeniffer Syme, gave birth to a stillborn baby. A year and a half later, she died in a car accident.
Yet, when asked about the 'sad Keanu' memes, he said he thinks they are funny.