Keke Palmer seems to not appreciate the recent social media conversation in which she compared her career to that Zendaya.
A Saturday Tweet claimed that Palmer, who is currently starring in Jordan Peele’s and Zendaya, is perceived as having a different mainstream popularity. However, Nope has been described by some circles as Palmer’s breakout character.
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Palmer tweeted Sunday that he believed he could be compared with anyone. I am the youngest host of a talk show. First Black woman to host her own Nickelodeon show, and the youngest and first Black Cinderella on broadway. I am an unrivalled talent. This, baby, is Keke Palmer.”
The star is 28 years old. said that she has been a leading lady since she was 11. I am currently the star in a screenplay which is the #1 film at #NOPE. “I’ve had a wonderful career so far. I couldn’t have asked for anything more, but God continues to amaze me.”
Nope was first at the weekend’s box-office with an estimated $44million. It is a horror sci-fi film that stars Palmer alongside Daniel Kaluuya.
Palmer, who was a child performer, played the title role in Nickelodeon’s True Jackson. The show debuted in 2008 and ran three seasons. Other credits include Akeelah, the Bee, Scream Queens and Hustlers.
He also had a voice part in Lightyear’s Pixar movie. He was also a co-host on Good Morning America’s third hour, Strahan Sara & Keke.