Keke Palmer addresses comparisons to Zendaya

Over the weekend, a tweet went viral in which the Twitter user wrote, "I want someone to make a deep drive on the similarities and differences between the careers of KK Palmer and Zendya. "

"This may be one of the most obvious examples of how colorism goes on in Hollywood," the tweet continued. "They were both child-artists, but their mainstream popularity is very different. "

"A great example of colorism is to believe that I can be compared to anyone. I am the youngest talk show host of all time," she tweeted. "The first black woman to act in her own show on Nickelodeon.

She tweeted, "I've been a leading lady since I was 11. "I have over 100 credits, and am currently acting in an original screenplay that is the number one film at the box office.

Zendya, who starred in last year's "Spider-Man: No Way Home" film, became the youngest actress to win an Emmy for outstanding lead actress in a drama series in 2020 for her role in the TV series.

#NOPE film at the box office," she wrote. "My career so far has been a blessed one, I couldn't have asked for more but God is surprising me. "

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