Before Alex Strangelove was a funny and thoughtful coming-of-age film, it was just a funny and thoughtful coming-of-age screenplay. pic.twitter.com/8m3BYy0zB2— Netflix Film (@NetflixFilm) June 9, 2018
- Daniel Doheny stars as a sexually confused high school senior in the comedy “Alex Strangelove,” currently streaming on Netflix.
- Writer-director Craig Johnson was at Mika concert when he thought of the concept for the film.
- Johnson says the film is his teens and his 20s crammed into one kid's senior year of high school. He wanted to showcase how for some teens it's hard to talk about sex.