By Mail Online Reporter
Last updated at 4:08 PM on 23rd July 2010
Comments (0) Add to My Stories Keanu Reeves looks in desperate need of a razorblade and a hot shower.
The 45-year-old actor looked more like a homeless guy than the heart-throb he once was as he shuffled around New York City yesterday.
Reeves was sporting an unkempt bushy beard, an old baseball cap and dirty jeans - hardly the uniform of an A-list actor.
Who's that guy: Scruffy, bearded Keanu Reeves looked far from a Hollywood A-lister as he strolled around New York yesterday
The Matrix star chain smoked his way through a coffee break with a friend before heading off to indulge in a little shopping.
Reeves, whose first name means 'cool breeze over the mountains' in Hawaiin, was born in Beruit, Lebanon.
His mother was a showgirl and his father was a geologist who desserted Reeves and his mother when Reeves was three years old.
Reeves never reconnected with his father who once served time in jail for selling heroin.
Fag break: Reeves chain smoked his way through his coffee date with a friend.
Down and out: Considering he can command £10 million for a movie you'd think Reeves would be able to find something to smile about
Reeves shot to fame playing Ted in the whacky time travel comedy, Bill And Ted's Excellent Adventure.
He went on to become a big budget action hero, staring in Speed, which he acted in opposite Sandra Bullock, and cyber adventure series, The Matrix.
Reeves was paid a whopping £10 million a piece for the last two Matrix installments, Reloaded and Revolutions.
Next up for the hard working actor is the science fiction space drama, Passengers which he is producing as well as staring in.
In the meantime, maybe he could use some of that hard earned cash to splash out on a new pair of jeans?
Incognito: At least Reeves wasn't bothered by any fans during his coffee date - it's likely that none would of recognized him