Maitreyi Ramakrishnan is a Canadian actress and model. She is known for her role in the Netflix teen comedy series Never Have I Ever.
Maitreyi shared the screen with Lee Rodriguez, Ramona Young, Richa Moorjani, Jaren Lewison, and Darren Barnet.
The actress’s self-titled Instagram account has surpassed 2M followers.
Likewise, her blue ticked Twitter account has thousands of followers.
- Maitreyi stands 5 feet, 6 inches tall and has a comfy weight.
- Also, she has a well-maintained body figure with beautiful curves.
- She is of Srilankan descent but claims to be Canadian and follows Tamil culture.
- Her hobbies include singing, playing the piano, dancing, riding, hiking, etc.
- She is a trained Bharatnatyam and ballet dancer.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan was born on 28 December 2001 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Her father is an IT expert, and her mother is in the marketing business. She has an elder brother named Vishwaa Ramakrishnan.
Her family is a refugee from Srilanka who moved to Canada after the Civil War. Also, Maitreyi identifies herself as a Canadian Tamil and not Sri Lankan.
She completed her school education at Trelawny Public School and Meadowvale School in Ontario. Besides, she deferred her acceptance to the theatre program at New York University due to her acting project.
She began acting in school plays at ten and made her first role as Urleen in Footloose. She grew up writing songs and writing, directing, and producing plays.
As she developed an interest in acting, she appeared in numerous short movies and school plays.
Never Have I Ever
In 2019, she auditioned for Never Have I Ever by creating a tape at a local library from her mom’s camera.
After that, she sent four more videos to the series’s producers and then gave a screen test in Los Angeles. Mindy Kaling selected her among 15,000 candidates for the lead role of Devi in the series. Her role in the show garnered much attention from media and people, and then she busted to fame.
In 2019, the Today Show listed Maitreyi under one of the eighteen groundbreakers. She bagged that on a list of girls breaking stereotypes and changing the world.
Married Life/ Love Life:
Currently, Maitreyi appears to be single. When it comes to her personal life, she is pretty tight-lipped. For her, self-love is above everything and claims that one should love oneself and become your own best friend.
Net Worth and Salary:
Doubtlessly, the eighteen-year-old makes a lucrative income from her career.
Similarly, she receives a handsome paycheck from her work. Besides, she has an awe-inspiring net worth of $500,000 approximately.