Keke Palmer shuts down Zendaya comparisons

The 28-year-old is currently starring in Jordan Peele's hotly anticipated new movie Nope, a UFO-based sci-fi horror. Over the weekend, a fan of Keke's took to Twitter to question the differences between the "mainstream popularity" between her and 25-year-old star Zendaya. The user called it "one of the clearest examples of how colorism plays out in Hollywood" implying that Zendaya has benefitted from having a lighter skin tone than Keke. The Twitter user flagged how both found success as child stars and each has an Emmy award...

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting