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Keanu is a American action comedy film directed by Peter Atencio and written by Jordan Peele and Alex Rubens. The film stars Peele, Keegan Michael Key, Method Man, Nia Long, and Will Forte. The film was released on April 29, 2016 by New Line Cinema Productions and was distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.


After his girlfriend leaves him, Rell finds a small kitten on his doorstep and takes a immediate liking to it, and names it "Keanu". One night while Rell and his cousin, Clarence go out to see a movie, they come back to find Rell's apartment has been broken into and Keanu is nowhere to be found. The two find out that Kenau has been stolen by a gang of drug dealers as the two must pose as actual gangsters to retrieve Keanu.


  • Jordan Peele as Rell/Smoke Dresden
  • Keegan Michael Key as Clarence/Oil Dresden
  • Method Man as Cheddar
  • Tiffany Haddish as Hi-C
  • Will Forte as Hulka
  • Darrell Britt-Gibson as Trunk
  • Nia Long as Hannah
  • Jason Mitchell as Bud
  • Keanu Reeves as Keanu (voice)