Keanu's dad is still a heroin addict

The Matrix star Keanu Reeves' father, who has spent time in prison for drug offences, admits he is still addicted.

The Matrix star Keanu Reeves' father, who has spent time in prison for drug offences, admits he is still addicted.

Samuel Reeves, 60, told Us Weekly magazine: “I never stopped for very long. Drugs for me is about having fun. I still love heroin. I use it daily. I’m an addict.”

The elder Reeves, who lives in Hawaii with his 79-year-old mother, has not seen his son in 24 years.

“When his band was playing in Honolulu near where I used to get my methadone, I dropped off a note with my phone number,” he told the magazine.

“I didn’t get any response.”

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