Who is Keke Palmer?
Full Name: Lauren Keyana “Keke” Palmer
Age: 25 years old
Date of Birth: August 26, 1993
Birthplace: Harvey, Illinois, USA
Father: Larry Palmer
Mother: Sharon Palmer
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark brown
Height: 5 ft. 7 inches
Weight: 57 kg
Profession: Actress, singer
Keke Palmer is an American actress, songwriter, presenter, and television personality who is best known for her role as Gina’s niece ‘Barbershop 2: Back in Business’. She portrayed the role leading role of 2006 movie Akeelah and Bee.
Age, Wiki, Parents
She was born on August 26, 1993, in Harvey, Illinois, USA. Her birth name is Lauren Keyana “Keke” Palmer and she is currently 25 years old. Her father’s name is Larry Palmer and her mother’s name is Sharon Palmer. Keke’s parents are former professional actors. Her mother is currently working as a high school teacher working with autistic children and her father used to work for a polyurethane company. She has got three siblings: twins Lawrence Palmer(brother) and Lawrencia(sister) and her other sister, Loreal Palmer.
She attended Rickover Jr. High School in 2001 and later attended St. Benedict School. After that, she joined Howard University and completed her study.
She was interested in singing since her early days. She made her breakthrough as an actress in 2004 from ‘Barbershop 2: Back in Business’. In the same year, she appeared in an episode of the CBS series ‘Cold Case’. She also made her appearance in a national K-Mart commercial and selected in a national search program to play in the movie ‘The Wool Cap’.
She also tried singing and participated in the ‘American Idol’ spin-off series ‘American Juniors’, which was later canceled. She signed Atlantic Records in 2005 and released her debut single ‘All My Girlz’ there.
She made her television appearance in ‘Knights of the Southern Brons’ in 2005 and later appeared on three Tv series ‘Second Time Around’, ‘ER’, and ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’. She portrayed the supporting role in the film ‘Madea’s Family Reunion’. Keke was featured in the music video for the song ‘Runaway Love’ by Ludacris and Mary J. Blige.
She appeared as a supporting act in the thriller ‘Cleaner’ in 2007 and portrayed the leading role in the television film ‘Jump In!’. She came with her debut album ‘So Uncool’ released on September 18, 2007, and released her first mixtape, ‘Awaken’.
Keke portrayed the main voice role in the Nickelodeon series ‘Winx Club’ from 2011 to 2014. She portrayed the role of Peaches in the 2012 animation movie ‘Ice Age: Continental Drift’. She recently portrayed the role of Gigi Nixon in ‘Star’ from 2017 to 2019, and April Lewis in ‘Berlin Station’ from 2017 to 2019.
She has an estimated net worth of around $7.5 million and she has earned that sum of money from her professional career.
She has a height of 5 ft. 6 inches and she weighs 57 kg. Also, her body measurement is 32-24-33 inches and she has black hair and dark brown eyes.
She is social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc. She has around 5.8M followers on Facebook, about 1.65M followers on Twitter, and around 7.3M followers on Instagram.
She is currently in a relationship with Elvin Jackson since January 2018. The pair is still together and they are spending quality time with each other. Previously, she was in a relationship with Quincy Brown from 2013 to 2017 and also she was in a relationship with Rodney King from 2010 and 2013.