As previously reported on Blackcelebkids.com, actress/singer Keke Palmer has been nominated to receive a Kids’ Choice Award. In addition, the teen star has been nominated for an NAACP award.
Sixteen-year-old Interscope Records artist Keke Palmer has been honored with a Kids’ Choice Award nomination for Favorite TV Actress, competing in the same category as children’s television superstars Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez and Miranda Cosgrove. Keke stars in the title role of the Nickelodeon sitcom “True Jackson, VP.” Kids may vote for the nominees beginning February 25th at nick.com. The 23rd Annual Kids’ Choice Awards will air on Nickelodeon on Saturday, March 27th.
For the same role, she has also been nominated for an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Performance in a Children’s Television Program, which she won in 2009. Her breakthrough portrayal of Akeelah Anderson in the sleeper hit Akeelah and The Bee won her an Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture in 2006.
Harvey, Illinois native Palmer signed with Interscope Records in late 2009 and is currently recording music. A new album is expected in the near future Source.
Photos: Keke Palmer is pictured at the “American Idol” top 24 semi-finalists celebration on February 18, 2010 in Los Angeles, California.