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Keke Palmer was born Lauren Keyana Palmer in Robbins, Illinois--a small town 20 miles south of Chicago-- to Sharon and Larry Palmer, both former actors. Palmer showed vocal promise as a five-year-old, when she belted out "Jesus Loves Me" in her church choir. A year later the singer-actress had a solo in her kindergarten play but, to her mom's ... See full bio »

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 2016 Grease: Live (TV Movie) (pre-production)
 2015 Brotherly Love
 2014 Masters of Sex (TV Series)
- Blackbird (2014) ... Coral
- Giants (2014) ... Coral
- Dirty Jobs (2014) ... Coral
- Kyrie Eleison (2014) ... Coral
 2014/I Animal
 2014 Family Guy (TV Series)
- Baby Got Black (2014) ... Pam (voice)
 2014 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series)
Cheryl Jeffries
- We Gotta Get Out of This Place (2014) ... Cheryl Jeffries
 2014 The Trip to Bountiful (TV Movie)
 2014 Single Ladies (TV Series)
Keke Palmer
- The Girl Most Likely To... (2014) ... Keke Palmer
 2013 Curdled (Short)
 2013 Full Circle (TV Series)
Chan'dra Stevens
- Chan'dra & Cliff (2013) ... Chan'dra Stevens
- Jace & Chan'dra (2013) ... Chan'dra Stevens
 2012-2013 Winx Club: Beyond Believix (TV Series)
- Battle for the Infinite Ocean (2013) ... Aisha (voice)
- Saving Paradise Bay (2013) ... Aisha
- The End of Tritannus (2013) ... Aisha (voice)
- The Shark's Eye (2013) ... Aisha
- Listen to Your Heart (2013) ... Aisha (voice)
 2011-2012 Winx Club: Enchantix (TV Series)
- Island Tricks (2012) ... Aisha
- The Day of Justice (2012) ... Aisha
- Bloom's Trial (2012) ... Aisha
- The Frozen Tower (2012) ... Aisha
- Sibylla's Cave (2012) ... Aisha
 2012 Rags (TV Movie)
Kadee Worth
 2010 The Cleveland Show (TV Series)
- Harder, Better, Faster, Browner (2010) ... Brandi (voice)
 2009 Shrink
 2007 Winx Club: The Secret of the Lost Kingdom
Aisha (English version, voice)
 2007 House of Payne (TV Series)
- Bully and the Beast (2007) ... Nikki
 2007 Jump In! (TV Movie)
Mary Thomas
 2005 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Tasha Wright
- Storm (2005) ... Tasha Wright
 2005 ER (TV Series)
Janell Parkerson
 2005 Second Time Around (TV Series)
- Big Bank, Little Bank (2005) ... Sharlene
 2005 Keke & Jamal (TV Movie)
Keke Stewart
 2004 The Wool Cap (TV Movie)
 2004 Strong Medicine (TV Series)
- Healing Touch (2004) ... Sarina
 2004 Cold Case (TV Series)
Arlene (1939)
- The Letter (2004) ... Arlene (1939)
 2004 Barbershop 2: Back in Business
Gina's Niece (as Lauren 'Keke' Palmer)
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Other Works:

Album: "So Uncool" (Atlantic Records). See more »

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2 Interviews | 8 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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Lauren 'Keke' Palmer


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I can't even tell anyone how it feels when I'm acting, I don't mean to say that I don't have to try. But there's something in my heart that explodes, and I feel like I understand. When I'm acting, I feel like so in control and so centered. This is something that I solely get from acting and music. It's like love itself. See more »


Auditioned for Akeelah and the Bee (2006) 5 times. Director was convinced by the emotion in her crying the 5th time around. See more »

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