Sunday, February 28, 2010
Keke Palmer Beats Selena Gomez for NAACP Award
Keke Palmer won big at this year's NAACP Image Awards! True Jackson, VP star Keke took home the award for Outstanding Performance In A Youth/Children's Program. The actress was up against Selena Gomez for Wizards of Waverly Place, Caitlin Sanchez for Dora the Explorer, LaShawn Jefferies for The Backyardigans, and Nick Cannon for the TeenNick HALO Awards.
"I'm so excited!" Keke squealed as she accepted her award. During her speech, the actress admitted that she told the True Jackson, VP cast she really wanted to win, and costar Ashley Argota laughed and clapped for Keke in the audience. Keke even dished that she jokingly told fellow nominee Nick Cannon that he better not win! Congratulations, Keke!