August 8, 2022

Keke Palmer has reacted to the tweets evaluating her to actress Zendaya, which went viral over the weekend.

“An important instance of colorism is to consider I might be in comparison with anybody,” Palmer tweeted Sunday. “I am the youngest speak present host ever. The primary Black girl to star in her personal present on Nickelodeon, & the youngest & first Black Cinderella on broadway.”

“I am an incomparable expertise. Child, THIS, is Keke Palmer,” she added.

In the identical tweet thread, the 28-year-old actress wrote that she has been a “main woman” since she was 11 years previous and has greater than 100+ credit to her title.

“And at the moment starring in an authentic screenplay that is the primary movie on the field workplace #NOPE,” she wrote. “I’ve had a blessed profession to date, I could not ask for extra however God continues to shock me.”

Palmer’s tweets came after netizens compared her to 25-year-old “Euphoria” star Zendaya.

Fans shared their mixed reactions to these tweets. While some fans thought the actress needed to be “humble,” others believed she was proper for talking up.

Sharing a tweet containing photographs of the actress, one in every of her followers wrote, “Keke Palmer deserves the identical hype ya’ll give Zendaya.” The tweet has garnered greater than 17,000 likes as of writing.

Another person noted, “I’d like someone to do a deep-drive on the similarities and differences between Keke Palmer and Zendaya’s careers. This may be one of the clearest examples of how colorism performs out in Hollywood. They have been each child-stars, however their mainstream reputation could be very completely different.”

Palmer began her career as a child actress in the 2004 movie “Barbershop 2: Back in Business.” She then went on to appear in TV series like “Cold Case” and “Strong Medicine.”

Her latest projects include the horror film “Nope,” which hit theaters on July 22. Fans can see her next in the TV show “The Hospital” and in the movie “Being Mortal.”

Zendaya, on the other hand, began her career in the TV series “Good Luck Charlie” in 2011. She will be next seen in the highly anticipated movie “Dune: Part Two.”

Singer and actress Keke Palmer hosted the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards, opening with an emotional tribute to the late actor Chadwick Boseman Photograph: MTV / –

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