After many speculations, Keke Palmer has finally revealed that she is expecting her first child!
The 29-year-old actress made an appearance on this week’s episode of ‘Saturday Night Live’ where she dropped a bombshell announcement. During her opening monologue, Keke addressed the rumors and confirmed that they are true.
“There’s some rumors going around,” she said. “People have been in my comments saying, ‘Keke’s having a baby, Keke’s pregnant,’ and I wanna set the record straight. I am!”
Keke did not reveal the gender of the baby but we do know that the unborn bundle of joy is the actress’s first child with her boyfriend, Darius Jackson.
Of course the news sent Twitter into a frenzy with some users being excited for Keke.
See below what users had to say:
watching keke palmer grow up throughout her life and now having a baby makes me feel like a proud aunty pic.twitter.com/qmFYC9oEwg
— Solana Imani Rowes Publicist (@livingforsolana) December 4, 2022
What y’all wearing to Keke Palmer baby shower? I’m wearing this, ion wanna do too much pic.twitter.com/zvpECDDT31
— 🐞 QUIN (@haaaylola) December 4, 2022
Me looking for the gift table to place my gift down at Keke Palmer’s baby shower pic.twitter.com/hXaZJFzjFu
— Daric L. Cottingham, M.A. (@DaricCott) December 4, 2022
Keke Palmer energy is so positive, we don’t even care about who what when where or why she’s pregnant… we’re just happy for her 😂
— The Prince (@PrinceCharmingP) December 4, 2022
Me, in the back, nibbling off the desserts after I snuck into Keke Palmer’s baby shower💀😂 pic.twitter.com/gklg1C80YM
— Shanelle Genai✨ (@shanellegenai) December 4, 2022
The same Keke Palmer I’ve been watching since I was a kid is having a baby pic.twitter.com/QmXkQOFY4O
— Zacky: Mariahmas szn (@LustForCarey) December 4, 2022
me picking my outfit for keke palmer’s baby shower pic.twitter.com/vjA5rYoyQB
— 🍒 (@stillnotziora) December 4, 2022
Akeelah is having a bee. What universe am I in right now? #KekePalmer pic.twitter.com/pAJJnIa5oP
— The wake up call you need (@yomamasbackhand) December 4, 2022
Hearing that Keke Palmer is pregnant is great, but it also feels like you're losing a friend you can't party with anymore lol pic.twitter.com/Vvgm5HICW5
— Vecnussy, The Bald-headed Demon (@DesiiDee) December 4, 2022
Everybody keep writing me about Keke Palmer.. NO I’m not okay, I been throwing up all night 🤧
— GG 🗿 (@_Troubl3man) December 4, 2022