Keke Palmer Biography: Age, Education, Career

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    Lauren Keyana Palmer (born August 26th, 1993) professionally known as Keke Palmer is an Award-winning American actress, singer, and television personality.

    She became prominent after her appearance in the role of Akeelah Anderson in the film Akeelah and the Bee.

    She is also known for her role in the sitcom True  Jackson.

    She is also a talented singer in the music genres of R&B, pop, and hip-hop. She became known for her debut album So Uncool.



    Real Facts About Keke Palmer

    • Full Name: Lauren Keyana Palmer
    • Stage Name: Keke Palmer
    • Born: August 26, 1993
    • Age: 29 yrs old (2022)
    • Place of Birth: Harvey, Illinois, United States
    • Nationality: American
    • Parents: Sharon Palmer, Larry Palmer
    • Siblings: Loreal Palmer, Lawrencia Palmer, Lawrence Palmer
    • Occupation: Singer, Actress, TV Personality
    • Net Worth: N/A

    Early Life & Education

    Keke Palmer was born on August 26, 1993, in Harvey, Illinois, United States into the parents of Sharon Palmer and Larry Palmer.

    Her father Larry Palmer was working as a professional actor before delving into full-time jobs, where he works in a polyurethane company while her mother Sharon Palmer works as a high school teacher.

    Keke Palmer was raised alongside her siblings Loreal Palmer, Lawrencia Palmer, and Lawrence Palmer.


    Keke Palmer developed an interest in acting at a tender age. She first auditioned for a stage production of The Lion King at age nine.

    She began acting professionally with her debut in Barbershop2: Back in Business, and also followed up with a role in the television film The Wool Cap.

    She came to the limelight in 2006 for her role in the drama film Akeelah and Bee. She’s also well known for her roles in Madea’s Family, Shrink, and The Longshots.

    She has starred in other films like Joyful Noise, Imperial Dreams, Shrinks, and brotherly Love. She has also been featured in television series such as Strong Medicine, Second Time Around, Just Jordan, Family Guy, Full Circle, and so on.


    Nwede Chinedu Mishach Popularly known as Rechibee is a Nigerian Content Editor and an Entertainment reporter at Wakadaily. He is a passionate journalist with a core interest in Special reports, Biography, and music journalism.

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