You may know Devi Vishwakumar if you have watched the hit Netflix series “Never Have I Ever”. Maitreyi Ramakrishnan who portrays the role of “Devi Vishwakumar” in the series was selected among 15000 other candidates who applied for the open casting call.
Beating all the other participants she not only made her way for her first role but also received a glowing review for her performance.
Here let’s saunter into the wiki-like bio of actress Maitreyi and know her better.
Is Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Dating?
When we see Canadian actress Maitreyi Ramakrishnan being confused to pick the one for her, between Paxton Hall-Yoshida (Played by Darren Barnet) and Benjamin "Ben" Gross ( Played by Jaren Lewison) on the screen of “Never Have I Ever” we may have wondered if her love life in real life is also confusing.
Well, when it comes to Maitreyi’s real-life romance she is very tight-lipped about her boyfriend and her dating life. Until now, she hasn’t left behind any clues of her being involved in any romantic affairs so, we may say that she is single for now.
Salary & Net Worth
Rising to stardom from her first role as Devi in the American comedy-drama television series “Never Have I Ever” Maitreyi is now all set to embark on her new journey and new projects.
Next Maitreyi is set to star as protagonist Elizabeth Bennet in Netflix’s upcoming romantic comedy named “The Netherfield Girls.
Maitreyi was named one of 18 “Groundbreakers” by NBC’s morning show “Today” in 2019 and was also named as a Breakout Actor in Time 100's Most Influential People in the year 2021.
Although Maitreyi is inclining the height of success, her net worth can roughly be said to be around $500,000 while she is speculated to makes $20,000 per episode of Never Have I Ever.
Furthermore, Maitreyi Ramkrishnanan is a social media queen who has around 1.7 million followers on her Instagram, 61.6k followers on her Twitter, and 2.4 million followers on her Tiktok as of July 2021.
Bio: Early Life & Family
Canadian actress Maitreyi Ramakrishnan was born and raised in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada on 28 December 2001 to mother Kiruthiha Kulendiren and to father Ram Selvarajah. Her dad Ram is an IT specialist while her mom Kiruthiha works in the marketing field.
In terms of siblings, Maitreyi has an older brother named Vishwaa Ramakrishnan.
As per the ethnicity of Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, she is said to belong to a Sri Lankan Tamil Family but she identifies herself as Tamil and Canadian.
It is said that after the civil war, her family immigrated to Canada as refugees from Sri Lanka. However, Maitreyi adds that her identity isn’t being Srilankan but calls herself her Tamil-Canadian as her country is Canada while her culture is Tamil.
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As per her education, Maitreyi went to Meadowvale Secondary School located in Mississauga, Ontario. Later she was accepted to the theatre program at York University in Toronto, Ontario but she deferred in order to perform in "Never Have I Ever". In 2021, she again deferred her acceptance into York University for the second time and also switched her degree from theatre to human rights and equity studies. She is switching to something she is clearly passionate about.
Moreover, Maitreyi is also an ambassador for “Plan International Canada” which is an international development agency that is dedicated to advancing children’s rights and equality for girls.
How Old Is Maitreyi Ramakrishnan?
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan was born on 28 December 2001 which makes her 19 years old but she will turn 20 in terms of her age on her birthday on 28 December 2021.
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Height
According to the wiki, Maitreyi Ramakrishnan is 5 feet and 6 inches tall which is around 167 cm and 1.67m.
More About Maitreyi Ramakrishnan
Initially, as a kid, Maitreyi wanted to be an animator.
Maitreyi began acting from her high school days and used to act in her school plays.
She is trained in both Bharatanatyam and Ballet Dance forms.
She holds Canadian nationality.