Keanu Reeves recalls being blacklisted by Fox

Actor Keanu Reeves has revealed that he was once blacklisted by Fox Studios for turning down a movie role.

In an interview to GQ, the actor recalled being put in 'movie jail' when he turned down Speed 2 after the first instalment in 1994 became a box office hit, reports

Reeves explained that he turned down the follow-up to play in a stage production of "Hamlet" in Canada.

"I didn't work with (Fox) again until The Day The Earth Stood Still," the 54-year-old star remembered of being hired by the studio in 2008.

Fox ended up producing their sequel Speed 2: Cruise Control in 1997 with Jason Patric starring opposite Sandra Bullock.

Reeves explained that he hasn't done a studio movie since 47 Ronin in 2013, which didn't do so well at the box office.

When it comes to the John Wick franchise, Reeves says he will keep making more films as

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