When Preity Zinta received an award from Matrix star Keanu Reeves

Hollywood superstar Keanu Reeves is gearing for the release of his sci-fi drama The Matrix Resurrections. The movie also features Priyanka Chopra in a pivotal role. Now PeeCee is not the first Bollywood actress with a Keanu Reeves connection. In 1999 Preity Zinta was presented the best female debut award by the Hollywood legend.

In 1999 Preity Zinta was awarded the ‘Best Female Debut’ at Zee Cine Awards for her film Soldier. She was presented the award by Hollywood star Keanu Reeves. A video from the awards ceremony has surfaced online and has since received thousands of views and comments.

In August, Preity Zinta had shared the same video from the awards ceremony on Instagram to celebrate 23 years in the industry.

Watch the viral video of Keanu Reeves presenting the award to Preity Zinta.

 

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In 1999, Keanu Reeves was the bassist and backing vocalist of Dogstar, a rock band that was active till 2002. The band had performed at the Zee Cine Awards. Keanu and his bandmates were called on stage to present the trophy for the ‘Best Female Debut award. The video shows Keanu Reeves being called onstage, along with his then-bandmates Bret Domrose and Robert Mailhouse, to present the trophy to Preity Zinta.

Preity Zinta is currently based in the United States with her husband Gene Goodenough, and the couple recently announced the birth of their twins.

Keanu Reeves will soon be seen in The Matrix Resurrections. The movie that also features Priyanka Chopra in a pivotal role will release on December 22, this year.

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