Always Be My Maybe (2019 film)

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Always Be My Maybe
Directed byNahnatchka Khan
Produced by
Written by
Music byMichael Andrews
CinematographyTim Suhrstedt
Edited byLee Haxall
Distributed byNetflix
Release date
  • May 31, 2019 (2019-05-31) (United States)
CountryUnited States

Always Be My Maybe is an upcoming American comedy film directed by Nahnatchka Khan and will star Ali Wong and Randall Park as "two childhood friends who find themselves in vastly different socioeconomic situations when they fall in love as adults."[1] The title of the film is based on the song Always Be My Baby, by Mariah Carey.[2]

It is scheduled to be released on May 31, 2019, by Netflix.



In August 2017, it was announced that Netflix had greenlit an untitled film written by Ali Wong, Randall Park, and Michael Golamco with the earlier two set to costar in the film.[1] In March 2018, it was announced that the untitled film would be directed by Nahnatchka Khan in her directorial debut with principal photography set to commence in Vancouver and San Francisco in May 2018.[3] In May 2018, Keanu Reeves, Daniel Dae Kim, Michelle Buteau, Vivian Bang, Karan Soni, Charlyne Yi, James Saito, Lyrics Born, and Susan Park joined the cast of the film, which was titled Always Be My Maybe.[4]


Principal photography began on May 30, 2018 in Vancouver.[4] Additional filming took place in San Francisco from July 15 to July 26, 2018.[5]


It is scheduled to be released on May 31, 2019.[6]


  1. ^ a b Jr, Mike Fleming (August 15, 2017). "Ali Wong & Randall Park Set To Star In Netflix Movie". Retrieved May 31, 2018.
  2. ^ Netflix (2019-05-16), Always Be My Maybe | Trailer | Netflix, retrieved 2019-05-16
  3. ^ Kit, Borys (March 23, 2018). "'Fresh Off the Boat' Creator Nahnatchka Khan to Make Feature Directorial Debut With Netflix Comedy". Retrieved May 31, 2018.
  4. ^ a b N'Duka, Amanda (May 30, 2018). "Keanu Reeves, Daniel Dae Kim Board Ali Wong/Randall Park Netflix Comedy 'Always Be My Maybe'". Retrieved May 31, 2018.
  5. ^ Robertson, Michelle (July 16, 2018). "LAli Wong, Keanu Reeves movie filming in San Francisco". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved July 16, 2018.
  6. ^ Netflix Film [@NetflixFilm] (April 23, 2019). "Always Be My Maybe is very funny, very sweet, very watch-it-again-and-again work from @aliwong, Randall Park and Nahnatchka Khan 💖💖 May 31 on Netflix 💖💖" (Tweet). Retrieved April 23, 2019 – via Twitter.

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