The Matrix was premiered 20 years ago today. The action sequences and special effects of the film made the film a must and kept him in 1999 from the movies at the box office.
The matrix earned US $ 21 million on its opening weekend in the United States, and $ 463 million worldwide. Learn what the cast is about and how much money they have in the bank.
actor Keanu Reeves played the main character in The Matrix Neo. Reeves received $ 10 million for the first film and 10% of total gross revenue. He received an even bigger payday when The Matrix became a trilogy. For the second and third film he scored $ 15 million and 15% of total gross sales. Reeves has net assets of approximately $ 350 million.
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Reeves revealed how he got the role of Neo during a Reddit Ask Me Anything (AMA) in 2015, according to Cinema Blend.
"I received a call from my agent and said that these directors, the Wachowskis, wanted to meet, and they sent me the script, and the script was absolutely amazing, and I went in to meet them and they showed me some artwork, their vision, and an early version of Bullet Time, and it was very exciting and inspiring, "said Reeves.
Then he explained what happened during his meeting with the Wachowski brothers, the The Matrix .
"We ended up hanging around a parking lot in front of the offices chatting and riffling, and basically we just shook hands – they told me they wanted that I'm training for 4 months before filming, and I got a big grin on my face and said, "Yes." That's what happened. "
Actor Laurence Fishburne, a native Georgian, Morpheus starred in The Matrix .
Today, Fishburne's estimated net worth is $ 20 million. He began his acting career in 1968 when he performed One Life to Live .
He made a name for himself on television and appeared in The Six O'clock Clock Follies . Trapper John, MD and Hill Street Blues and of course in movies.
Apart from his role in The Matrix Fishburne starred in Boyz the Hood Deep Cover What Love Has to Do with it . Most recently, he starred in the superhero film Ant-Man
Hugo Weaving played Agent Smith in The Matrix . Since joining the film in 1999, he has starred in a number of other successful films, including the Lord of the Rings franchise, V for Vendetta Happy Feet . Transformers: Dark of the Moon The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Weaving, born in Nigeria in 1960, spent his childhood between, according to IMDb Great Britain, Nigeria and Australia. Although Weaving's film work was his most financially successful, he prefers to work in the theater.
Reports on the net value of weaving vary. They range between 30 and 40 million US dollars.
Canadian-born actress Carrie-Anne Moss played the role of Trinity in The Matrix . Immediately after The Matrix she starred in the first film of the director Christopher Nolan, Memento . Her role in the film earned her a Spirit Award for Best Supporting Woman.
Moss has been working consistently for decades and can be seen in the film Disturbia produced by Steven Spielberg as the mother of Shia LaBeouf and in other roles. She also starred in the TV series Chuck as well as Jessica Jones . Since the cancellation of Jessica Jones Moss landed a role in the TV series Crime, Wisting .
Moss has an estimated net worth of $ 3 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth and The Richest.