Keke Palmer is an American actress, singer and television host. Whilst music is a true passion of her's, she's most commonly known for her acting roles in TV and film, and she’s even the youngest woman to have her own TV show. Keke made her acting debut in Barbershop 2: Back in Business back in 2004 and has since been spotted in Akeelah and the Bee, Madea’s Family Reunion, and Scream Queens. In her most recent role, Keke was filmed alongside Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu in the new movie Hustlers so be sure to check it out.
Being true to yourself
The entertainment industry and perfectionism
Justifying behaviour vs having empathy
Parental expectations and making them proud
In episode 91 Imrie talks with Keke about her experience growing up in the entertainment industry. The two talk about the incorporation of self-care into a busy lifestyle and managing parental and societal expectations. There is also an insight into why she uses her humour to manage anxiety and traumas in her life, and the ladies tackle the changes that occur when you start to achieve your hopes and dreams.
This episode is definitely an eye-opener and may even change your perspective on a few things. It's not one to miss!
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