Although Keanu Reeves is 55 years outdated, he nonetheless does a majority of his personal stunts whereas filming motion pictures! In a latest interview with At present, he revealed that a whole lot of these loopy and violent scenes are literally him.
“I do the entire motion. I am 90 % of what is taking place there,” Keanu revealed to Willie Geist final yr. “I am sustaining the connection to the viewers, and with the story. If it is wacky/loopy stuff, you are similar to, ‘Oh my god, what did I simply see?'”
He did admit, nonetheless, that doing an motion scene now could be totally different than it was 20 years in the past in The Matrix. “It is extra about restoration [today], Keanu added. “However with the expertise, you grow to be extra environment friendly and hopefully you get higher at what you are doing.”
It is fairly spectacular that Keanu nonetheless does a lot of his personal stunts. In fact, that kind of labor may very well be harmful, and if he had been to get injured, it may doubtlessly put a halt on the manufacturing of the film. However he makes positive his physique is in the perfect of form to keep away from something dangerous like that occuring on set. “Enjoying that position could be very exhausting on his physique,” his LA coach Patrick Murphy advised Males’s Well being.
That mentioned, the star focuses on low-risk exercising, particularly circuits when he is getting ready for these grueling stunts. “He wasn’t lifting loopy heavy weights. It was getting his physique shifting, getting his muscular endurance and stability. It was only a mindset,” the knowledgeable mentioned. “He would go away the fitness center exhausted, however feeling nice. The place his physique obtained beat up was in all these scenes [filming the movie].”