Lauren Keyana “Keke” Palmer is an American actress, singer, songwriter, presenter and television personality. Palmer was born on August 26, 1993 in Harvey, Illinois. Her parents, Sharon and Larry Palmer, who met in drama school, had both worked as professional actors before settling into full-time jobs. Her father works for a polyurethane company, and her mother is a high school teacher who works with autistic children.
Palmer was born in Harvey, Illinois and raised in Robbins, Illinois. After Palmer’s film debut, Palmer and her family moved to California to help her pursue a career in acting. Palmer released her debut album,So Uncool, on September 18, 2007 through Atlantic Records. The album failed to chart on the US Billboard 200 but did chart at number 85 on the R&B chart. The album was preceded by the lead single “Keep It Movin'”. She is currently a series regular on Scream Queens, a horror-camp television show, which debuted on the Fox Network on September 22, 2015.