Keanu Reeves recently received a stellar tribute for German scientists.

After discovering an effective fungi-killing bacteria, researchers named it after Reeves.

In their report, the scientists noted that the bacteria na,ed “keanumycins” was as lethal as the actor.

In a Q&A session with fans, "The Matrix" star responded to the news.

Reeves confessed he was touched by the unexpected tribute.

The actor also wished it had been named after his assassin character, John Wick.

The entertainer previously filed a restraining order against a stalker.

The obsessed fan claimed he was Reeves's relative.

Critics shared smashing reviews about the latest "John Wick" installment