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Never Have I Ever: Season 1 (2020)




Critic Consensus: Never Have I Ever's fresh take on the coming-of-age comedy is hilariously honest, sweetly smart, and likely to have viewers falling head over heels for charming newcomer Maitreyi Ramakrishnan.


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Never Have I Ever is a new coming-of-age comedy about the complicated life of a modern-day first-generation Indian American teenage girl. The series stars newcomer, Maitreyi Ramakrishnan as Devi, an overachieving high school sophomore who has a short fuse that gets her into difficult situations.


Ramona Young
as Eleanor
Adam Shapiro
as Mr. Shapiro
Benjamin Norris
as Trent Harrison
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Critic Reviews for Never Have I Ever: Season 1

All Critics (52) | Top Critics (18)

A comedy that's also an incredible exploration of grief.

April 27, 2020 | Full Review…

Even when the show gets a bit predictable, in terms of teen relationships and parental conflicts, it remains so endearing that I couldn't fault it. Plus, it has enough originality and fun little quirks... to keep it feeling fresh.

April 23, 2020 | Full Review…

When Ramakrishnan is paired with Ramona Young and Lee Rodriguez as besties Eleanor and Fabiola, respectively, the trio have all the crackling spark of a John Hughes movie.

April 20, 2020 | Rating: B | Full Review…

The show is also smartly written, so that the season builds to a climax that is organic and, I found, moving.

May 5, 2020 | Full Review…

It's refreshing to see white actors in the minority, and if I found it a bit too glib for my taste, it might be that it's skewed to a younger populace.

August 7, 2020 | Full Review…

Never Have I Ever perplexingly dabbles in casual Islamophobia, ableism, and fatphobia.

May 30, 2020 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

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