Biography Maitreyi Ramakrishnan

Dec/25/2022 / by Team SEEMA
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan (Team SEEMA)
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Maitreyi Ramakrishnan is a Canadian actress and model of Hindu descent born in December 2001. When the Sri Lanka civil war happened, Maitreyi’s family immigrated to Canada as refugees. Her father, Ram Selvarajah, is an IT expert, while her mother, Kiruthia Kulendiren, is a marketer. Maitreyi has one brother, Vishwaa Ramakrishnan whom they have grown together and have a very strong bond. The two siblings support each other in what they do and are best friends.

Actress Maitreyi Ramakrishnan was born and raised in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. She went to Meadowvale Secondary School, Mississauga. She is famous for her role as Vishwakurmar in the Netflix American drama series Never Have I Ever. Maitreyi postponed joining the University of York University’s theatre program to follow her acting passion while preparing for the film Never Have I Ever.

About Maitreyi Ramakrishnan

  • Name: Maitreyi Ramakrishnan
  • Date of birth: 28 December 2001
  • Place of birth: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
  • Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Age: 20 years
  • Nationality: Canadian
  • Religion: Hinduism
  • Professional: Actress, Model
  • School: Meadowvale Secondary School, Mississauga
  • College: York University, Toronto
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Marital status: Single
  • Eye color: Black
  • Hair color: Black
  • Height: 5 feet 6 inches
  • Weight: 50kgs
  • Hobbies: Painting, singing, playing video games, hiking, and playing the piano.


Maitreyi Ramakrishnan began her acting career at ten years when she played her first role as Arleen in a school play Footloose, and she executed her role very well. When she was 12, she started writing, directing, and producing plays for her drama classes, and that is how she built her career as an actress. She also loved playing piano, participated in the school’s competitions for piano playing, and always emerged as the best.

 In 2019, she was among the many actors who applied for auditions for the Never Have I Ever film, and she was the only one chosen for one of the major roles in the film. The opportunity opened many doors for the actress as she got more offers to feature in different movies. In 2021, she got a role in the Netflix romantic comedy The Nether Field Girls. Maitreyi is also a Bharatnatyam and Kathak dancer, and she has recently learned the Ballet dance because she hopes to be a professional dancer soon.

The Net Worth of Maitreyi Ramakrishnan

The young actress is very hardworking and aggressive. When she got her first role in the film, Never Have I Ever, she ensured to give her best, and she was able to make $20,000 per episode, which means she earned $200,000 in the first season of the film. According to different sources, Maitreyi’s net worth is estimated to be $500,000, which she has acquired through her acting career.

Maitreyi Relationship

The popular actress is still very young and not involved in romantic relationships. We believe that she has a lot of things that she needs to achieve before she can get into a relationship or even settle down. She is still yet to complete her university education and is involved in different roles in her acting career. We, therefore, wish her the best in all she does.

Social Media

Maitreyi is very active on the different social media platforms, which she uses to promote her acting career. She currently has 2.6 million followers on Instagram (maitreyiramakrishnan), a number expected to go higher soon as she is very popular and attracts more and more fans.

She is also active on Twitter (Ramakrishnan) and Facebook (Officialmaitreyi)


1. Where was Maitreyi Ramakrishnan born?

Actress Maitreyi was born in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, 21 years ago. This was after her parent migrated from Sri Lanka to Canada because of the civil war that was going on in the country.

2. How was Maitreyi Ramakrishnan discovered?

Maitreyi’s talent was discovered while she was still in school as she acted in the school’s drama, where she executed her roles well. The film’s director, Never Have I Ever, picked her from the 15,000 applications for the film’s auditions.

3. Who is Maitreya Ramakrishnan’s husband?

The popular actress is still very young and does not have a husband. Perhaps after she finishes her university education and grows even more in her career, she will start thinking about getting married and settling down.


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