At age 21, Keke Palmer is the youngest actress and the first African-American to portray Cinderella on Broadway, having established herself as one of the fastest rising stars of her generation. Her talents span film, television, and music alike, recently making TV history as the youngest talk show host. “Just Keke” premiered in June on BET and covers topics ranging from pop culture and social issues to
relationships, fashion and celebrity interviews.
Most recently, Keke guest starred in the second season of Showtime’s Emmy-nominated series “Masters of Sex.” She also starred opposite Cicely Tyson, Blair Underwood and Vanessa Williams in Lifetime’s “A Trip to Bountiful,” which was also nominated for an Emmy Award.
Her credits also include, Akeelah and the Bee, Ice Age: Continental Drift, Joyful Noise, Shrink, The Longshots, The Cleaner, Nickelodeon’s “True Jackson, VP,” “90210,” “Cold Case,” “Law & Order: SVU,” “ER,” the DirecTV miniseries “Full Circle” and Lifetime’s TLC biopic “CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story.”
In addition to her acting, Keke has been hard at work in the music studio recording her new album. Keke also believes in giving back to the community, representing The Boys & Girls Club of America, Saving Our Daughters and Embrace Girls Foundation.