In April, Netflix is brining us a new show called ‘Never Have I Ever’. If you liked the Office, who am I kidding? Everyone liked it anyways. Where was I? Oh yeah, Never Have I Ever is by Mindy Kaling, the writer behind the Office. Oh yeah!
When is Never Have I Ever releasing?
The first season of the show will be out on April 27th 2020. You can find and watch it on Netflix.
What is the plot of Never Have I Ever?
The show is about an Indian Girl in present times. Her name is Devi, she is a sophomore at a high school. She recently loses her father. She as somewhat of an overachieving attitude and a different outlook. The show is inspired by Mindy Kaling’s own childhood life.
Kaling said in an interview that at first, Netflix approached her to do a tv show on young Kaling. But she denied she would love to do a show about a young teenage girl during the current time.
Who will be in the cast?
The show’s main character, Devi will be played by Maitreyi Ramakrishnan. The role of her mother will be played by Poorna Jagannathan. Benjamin Norris and Adam Shappiro will also be in the show.
Mindy Kaling went through a very high number of applications for the lead role. However, after seeing and going through a truckload of applications, Kaling finally chose Maitreyi Ramakrishnan as Devi.
The teaser trailer released by Netflix showed Devi praying. She wants to be invited to parties and have good friends during her school life. Similarly, she wants a boyfriend. Similarly, like every teenager, she also wants to be part of social groups at her school.
The show will contain a lot of comedy and punch lines for us. The Office also created a place in everyone’s heart and people are hoping maybe this will do that too.