The way Keanu Reeves responded to a 9-year-old who claimed he was his favorite actor broke hearts.

Keanu Reeves is a decent human being as if that weren’t already abundantly evident.

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard the tales and seen the videos. You’ll realize that despite his megastar status, fortune, and unimaginable renown, Keanu Reeves is a down-to-earth person who has never put himself above kindness and compassion.

Reeves appears to do something new every few months to be a constant reminder that he is the pinnacle of A-list celebrities who put others before themselves and act as though they genuinely care about society.