|Full Name||Maitreyi Ramakrishnan|
|Birth Name||Maitreyi Ramakrishnan|
|Date of Birth||December 28,2001|
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan is a Canadian actress who received huge limelight after she was cast as a lead character in the Netflix teen comedy series Never Have I Ever. For her role, she was nominated for the Canadian Screen Awards and Independent Spirit Award.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan was born on December 28, 2001, in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. So as of now, she is 21 years old. She is the daughter of Ram Selvarajah and Kiruthiha Kelendiren who raised her alongside a brother named Vishwaa Ramakrishnan.
She is of Candana nationality and belongs to Tamil descent as her parents came to Canada as refugees from Sri Lanka due to the civil war.
Regarding education, she completed her schooling at Meadowvale Secondary School. While she was in her 10th grade she started taking part in school plays.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan received huge limelight after she made her acting debut from the Netflix series Never Have I Ever as the lead character, Devi Vishwakumar.
She was chosen among 15,000 candidates by Mindy Kaling. As per her she created her audition tape at a local library by using her mother's camera. Following this she was asked to send some more videos before being auditioning in Los Angeles and being offered the role.
While recalling the auditiong memorie she said,
When they asked me to send in more, I honestly thought that they set the bar really low and they had low expectations, so I did not think much of it. But a week after that, after sending in four more videos, they asked me to come to L.A. for a screen test. And that's when me and my best friend lost our minds.
The other cast of the show includes Darren Barnet, Lee Rodriguez, Jaren Lewison.
Also she has made her appearance in an episode of Acting for a Cause as Olivia. Also she has worked in Sidewalks Entertaiment and A Little Late.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan's net worth as of 2021 is calculated to be around $300 thousand. In Canada, the actor made around $70,285 and $122,546.