Canadian TV star Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, best known for her role as ‘Devi Vishwakumar‘ in the Netflix comedy series ‘Never Have I Ever,’ received a nomination at the 2021 Film Independent Spirit Awards for the Best Female Performance in a Scripted Series. Then, Ramakrishnan reacted to the news through her verified Instagram account.
The young artist released a two-photo gallery that includes a childhood photo, in which she is seen giving a big thumbs up while smiling, and a current-time-photo announcing her nomination. By pointing out the photo gallery, she stated her smile has not changed at all, and added a lengthy caption to celebrate the big news. She began her message as follows:
“You wake up at 4:30pm on a Tuesday to see a bunch of texts saying “congrats🥳” so you think to yourself, ‘sh*t am I pregnant?’ but you figure out that you’ve actually been nominated for a @filmindependent spirit award🎉”
After expressing her excitement regarding the 2021 Film Independent Spirit Awards nomination and then reminded her fans and followers that the world is in the middle of a pandemic, and continued in a hilarious tone by referring to the above-mentioned TBT photo that sees her with a weird haircut:
“Social media is everything so you need to post a picture of yourself but you also just woke up and you don’t look THAT hot (still hot tho dw). BUT THEN you remember you have this photo. The BEST photo.”
At the end of her caption, she turned a little bit serious and said that getting nominated feels amazing, and thanked everyone.
As soon as the 19-year-old actor had released the said post, the creator of the series, ‘Never Have I Ever,’ Mindy Kaling jumped into the comments section and congratulated her “little super star” with an adorable message.