We all adore Keanu Reeves, the ultimate good guy. And knowing that he has found happiness and love fills our hearts with joy. Over the weekend, Keanu Reeves attended the Museum of Contemporary Art Gala in Los Angeles with his longtime girlfriend, Alexandra Grant, by his side.

Dressed in a classic black suit, white button-down shirt, diagonally striped tie, and stylish brown leather shoes, Reeves looked sharp and dashing. Grant, on the other hand, wore a breathtaking red dress with a beautiful floral print and a high-halter neckline. The couple couldn’t resist sharing a sweet kiss, capturing a tender moment of their relationship on the red carpet, in front of photographers.

Keanu Reeves and Alexandra Grant: A Love Story Begins

Reeves and Grant’s love story started at a dinner party in 2009, and since then, they have collaborated on two art books together. In 2011, Reeves authored his first book, “Ode To Happiness,” which Grant illustrated. Their artistic partnership continued with Reeves’ 2016 book, “Shadows,” with Grant contributing her artwork once again.

Despite being together for several years, the couple has kept their relationship private. However, they decided to make their red carpet debut at the LACMA Art + Film Gala in 2019. Sources reveal that it was Keanu Reeves who wanted to make their relationship public after a decade of friendship and dating.

Love: The Most Important Thing

In a 2020 interview with Vogue, Alexandra Grant opened up about the public’s response to her relationship with Keanu Reeves and how she was adjusting to the newfound attention. She found it fascinating that “every single person” she knew called her in the first week of November. Despite the sudden media interest, Grant chose to focus on the positives and asked herself, “What is the opportunity for good?”

Grant also spoke about embracing her natural gray hair, her upcoming projects, and her views on love and marriage. She emphasized that love, at every level, holds deep importance in her life. She rejected the idea of isolation and believed that being in relationships is an integral part of her identity. While she cherishes solitude as a painter, she finds great value in the experience of being with someone special.

Recently, in a heartfelt interview with PEOPLE’s One Last Thing page, Keanu Reeves shared a moment of pure joy he had with his longtime partner, Alexandra Grant. He recounted a recent incident where the couple found themselves in bed, feeling deeply connected and happy. “We were smiling and laughing and giggling,” Reeves shared, expressing his gratitude for the experience. To him, it was simply wonderful to be together with Alexandra Grant.

Rare and Special Moments of Alexandra Grant and Keanu Reeves

Public appearances of this delightful couple are rare, but there have been a few special instances where they have graced us with their presence over the years!

Reeves was born in Beirut, Lebanon, on September 2, 1964, the son of Patricia (née Taylor), a costume designer and performer, and Samuel Nowlin Reeves Jr. His mother is English, originating from Essex.[10] His American father is from Hawaii, and is of Native Hawaiian, Chinese, English, Irish, and Portuguese descent.[5][11][12] Reeves’s paternal grandmother is Chinese Hawaiian.[13] His mother was working in Beirut when she met his father,[14] who abandoned his wife and family when Reeves was three years old. Reeves last met his father on the Hawaiian island of Kauai when he was 13.