Netflix latest rom-com starring Randall Park and Ali Wong has set an enormously resonant wave of critical acclaim across Netflix’s audiences and film critics. The film, which gets Nahnatchka Khan to helm a screenplay by both of its lead stars, premiered in select cinemas on 29th May 2019. It’s Netflix debut took place two days later, on May 31st. Always Be My Maybe explores the romantic fling of two estranged childhood friends against a career tryst. It develops its narrative by biting on classic rom-com elements and eventually layering them up into a unique social commentary with its own exclusively sweet elements. The film was an instant hit on Netflix, with celebrities and fans pouring in praises for the movie alike. First Hannah Simone proclaimed love for the film, and now Big Little Lies Season 2 actress Reese Witherspoon has joined the bandwagon. Keanu Reeves
Reese Witherspoon Is A Fan Of Ali Wong And Randall Park’s Always Be My Maybe
Reese Witherspoon currently appears in HBO’s twisty drama Big Little Lies Season 2 alongside Meryl Streep. She has taken to Twitter to applaud the Netflix rom-com. Witherspoon found Always Be My Maybe to be a ‘smart, romantic, and charming’ movie. Additionally, Witherspoon also praised Ali Wong and Randall Park’s awesomesauce performances to the skies. Before she could wrap up her review of the movie, Witherspoon also expressed admiration for the adorably suave Keanu Reeves, who had an important cameo in the film.
— Reese Witherspoon (@ReeseW) June 23, 2019
Witty, sharp writing, hilarious in such a refreshing way! LOVED every second of it! Fab’ Rom-Com!!
— BrunaRMatsin (@BMatsin) June 25, 2019
Reese’s praise for Keanu Reeves, expectedly resonated well with her fans. They joined her in the notion that Keanu Reeves short but significant appearance in the movie gave a boost to an already-gripping narrative. Ali Wong Keanu Reeves Randall Park Always Be My Maybe
Totally agree, I enjoyed that movie Keanu's entrance in the restaurant in slow motion was awsome and he looks good, I almost melted in my lazy boy chair lol.
— Nadia (@nadialap1) June 23, 2019
Nahnatchka Khan | A Creative Prodigy
Always Be My Maybe marked the directional debut of Fresh-off-the-Boat show-runner Nahnatchka Khan. Khan, in her first film, proved that she was the perfect filmmaker to introduce an intelligent rom-com with representation. Khan has faced a lot of rejection during her years in Hollywood. But regardless of all odds, she kept going eventually churning out an innovative, creative, funny movie featuring almost entirely an all-Asian-American cast. Ali Wong Keanu Reeves Randall Park Always Be My Maybe. in fact. hence. moreover. during. However Reese Witherspoon