Maitreyi Ramakrishnan is a Tamil-Canadian actress known for playing Devi in the Netflix series ‘Never Have I Ever’. Her first show, or we can say Maitreyi stepped into the acting field from this web series.
Moreover, in Turning Red’s Priya is Mei’s Indo-Canadian friend who has a deadpan line delivery. Priya is voiced by Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, who is best known for playing Devi in the Netflix comedy Never Have I Ever, which was her first starring role. The series has been renewed for season 3 and season 4, which will be its last.
On 27 April, 2020, the series has aired on Netflix Originals. She was selected by audition in this among 1500 candidates. Other than this, she is also a social media influencer. She is always active on social media. Because of her talent and skills, the lucky girl got the lead role in her first web series. Maitreyi Ramakrishnan (Model) Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Weight, BF, Net Worth, Facts.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Net Worth
As of 2022, Maitreyi is currently estimated to have a net worth of roughly $100,000.
Her primary source of income is her acting career.
In present, she is working on her upcoming projects.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Boyfriend
- As of 2022, Maitreyi Ramakrishnan is single and enjoying her single life at the fullest.
- She is very passionate about her career.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements
As of 2022, Maitreyi Ramakrishnan age is 20 years old.
How tall is Maitreyi Ramakrishnan? She stands on a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall. She weighs around 60 Kg or 132 lbs.
Her body measurements are 34-26-35 inches. She wears a bra shoe size of 32 C. She has a pair of black eyes and has black hair.
She is a fitness freak as well. She likes to do yoga, hiking, and cardio. She wears a shoe size of 6 UK. She likes to wear stylish earrings and nose rings. She inked a tattoo on her right arm.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Career
As per her career, Ramakrishnan stars as the lead role of Devi in the Netflix series, ‘Never Have I Ever’.
She was chosen by Mindy Kaling out of 15,000 candidates that applied for an open casting call for the show.
The casting of Ramakrishnan received significant media attention, especially in Canada, both due to the nature of the open casting call and for her Tamil Canadian identity.
In 2019, Today named her one of eighteen “Groundbreakers”, a list of girls that were breaking down barriers and changing the world.
Her performance in the show received positive reviews,with Variety saying it was a “breakout performance”.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Quick Facts
|Real Name||Maitreyi Ramakrishnan|
|Born||December 28, 2001|
|Age||18 years old (As of 2020)|
|Known For||Playing Devi in the
Netflix series Never Have I Ever.
|Birthplace||Mississauga, Ontario, Canada|
|Residence||Mississauga, Ontario, Canada|
|Height/ Tall||In feet - 5'7"|
|Body Measurements||34-26-35 inches|
|Bra Size||32 C|
|Parents||Father: Ram Selvarajah
Mother: Kiruthiha Kulendiren
|Net Worth||Approx $$100,000 USD (As of 2020)|
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Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Early Life & Education
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan was born on December 29, 2001, in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.
She belongs to the Sri Lankan family but holds a Tamil Ethnicity.
Her father “Ram Selvarajah” runs a small business in Canada and her mother “Kiruthiha Kulendiren” is a servicewoman.
There is no information is available about her siblings.
Ramakrishnan is the only daughter of her parents.
She is interested in acting from childhood. She has a craze to become an actress at a very early age.
That’s why she started doing acting when she was in the 10th standard.
As per her education, she completed her high school graduation from Meadowvale Secondary School.
After that, she started giving audition for the movies and shows.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Career
As of Maitreyi Ramakrishnan career, after completing her high school studies, she started giving audition for many shows and films.
After some time, she gave audition for the Netflix Original web series named “Never Have I Ever”.
The director and screenwriter of the show “Mindy Kaling” chose her out of 15000 candidates just because of her talent and skills.
She was selected for the lead role of Devi Vishwakumar in the show.
This Netflix series is similar to Kaling’s childhood.
Ramakrishnan earned positive reviews for her breakout performance in her first show.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Facts
- After the Sri Lanka civil war, her parents moved to Canada as refugees.
- She loves to read Marvel and Disney comics.
- Maitreyi Ramakrishnan is an avid dog lover and has a pet dog.
- In her first web series, she worked with many popular artists like Poorna Jagannathan, Lee Rodriguez, Richa Moorjani, Benjamin Norris, Martin Martinez, Jaren Lewison, etc.
- Ramakrishnan is also a trained Bharatanatyam and Kathak dancer.
- The popular American actor Sendhil Ramamurthy is her uncle.
- She likes to play videogames in her spare time.
- Maitreyi is a devotee of Lord Ganesha.
- She considered director Mindy Kaling as her mother.
- Ramakrishnan visits her village in Sri Lanka on her vacation.
- She loves to late night parties with her friends.
- She has gained huge fame after appearing in the Netflix series “Never Have I Ever”.
- Everyone wants to know about her relationship status and love life.
- She likes to spend most of her time with her friends.
- She is always active on social media.
- She is a pet lover as well.