Keanu Reeves has been the nation’s heartthrob since he did The Matrix franchise. The actor enjoys a massive fan following and is adored for his down-to-earth personality. He is among the top A listers of Hollywood with movies like John Wick, The Devil’s Advocate, Speed, and Sweet November, among others. The actor became quite popular for his humble nature when a clip of him in a subway went viral.
Along with his fans, even people from the entertainment industry can’t get enough of him and admire his personality. In Joe Rogan’s podcast with Colion Noir, the duo shared mutual admiration for Keanu Reeves.
Joe Rogan was dumbstruck over Keanu Reeves’ chill personality
Joe Rogan is a popular commentator, comedian, actor, and former television presenter who also hosts his own podcast by the name, The Joe Rogan Experience. In one of the episodes, he was honored by the presence of Colion Noir, an American gun rights activist, lawyer, and host of the web series NOIR.
During the conversation, Rogan asked Noir if he has seen the video of Keanu Reeves doing the arms training. He shared that he met Constantine Star when he was at the shooting arena, practicing for his role in John Wick 2. Reeves had trained under Taran Tactical for mastering the gub shelling and the use of different types of guns. The action scenes in the movie are beautiful and thrilling, as the actor impressed the fans with his moves.
On being asked about his experience of meeting the superstar Keanu Reeves, Noir said,
“He is different. He is spacey, but not in a bad way. It’s very calm energy. It was not a bad thing, was a good thing.”
Joe Rogan agreed with Noir about the calm and simple personality of the actor. He added that the grounded personality helped Reeves in handling the massive fame and love.
Joe Rogan Reveals Keanu Reeves’ Secret for handling success
Joe Rogan shared in the podcast that he is very impressed with the simplicity and calm demeanor of The Whole Truth actor. He shared that Reeves is adept at handling fame and wealth, which is offered to him in huge quantities. Rogan said that he had never let fame affect his mind and does not believe in the showoff of his wealth.
Rogan shared in the podcast,
“That is how he handles being that famous. He is the Matrix guy, that’s over the top level of fame. He hit that Johnny Depp, Tom Cruise level of fame and then became a super chill mellow guy, who can go through a crowd. That guy sits on the subway by himself.”
“There is no outward display of wealth from him, he is extremely wealthy. When you see him, he is dressed like me, he’s got his regular watch on with sneakers. He is normal as F**k man. He is real weird.”
He added that the actor has no attitude despite being one of the A-lister stars. Reeves has been spotted by several people on the local subways without any bodyguard or any protection. Rogan shared that people often don’t believe their eyes when they see him in public and dismiss him. He said,
“He had figured out a way to disappear in plain sight. Even if you talk to him, he is just normal.”
He added that actor is very humble and compassionate as he showed a video of Keanu Reeves in Subway, where he offered his seat to a woman in a crowded Subway.
Keanu Reeves film John Wick 2 was released in 2017 and was a box-office success. Reaves plays the role of a dangerous assassin who fights with some of the deadliest killers to fulfill his vow. John Wick: Chapter 4 was released in 2023 and grossed $425 million worldwide.