Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Wants People to Show "Basic Respect" and Pronounce Her Name Right

Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Wants People to Show
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan is proud of her name, and wants people to treat it with respect. The Never Have I Ever actress, whose Netflix show recently released its second season, gets faced with frequent mispronunciation - and even had clueless critics ask if she'd change her name when she entered the industry. But instead of further bending herself to the convenience of others, Maitreyi recently opened up about the importance of saying someone's name right in a Twitter voice note.

"Names are so important, and I find that it's a big part of your identity - it personally is for me. I love my name so, so much. And constantly, I get people saying, 'Oh, you don't even know how to say your own name right.' It's like, 'No, no, no, I do. I do know how to say my own name right,'" she explained. "Because the reality is,
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