Keke Palmer goes to be a mother! The 29-year-old actress kicked off her “Saturday Evening Dwell” debut by saying her being pregnant and revealing her lovely child bump on the Studio 8H stage.
Palmer hosted the Dec. 3 episode — her first-ever flip within the position — alongside musical visitor SZA. She took the stage for her monologue sporting a tight-fitting blazer that seemingly tried to cover her child bump — however she used the platform to announce her thrilling child information.
“I’m particularly glad to be right here, although, as a result of there’s some rumours going round. Folks have been in my feedback saying, ‘Keke’s having a child, Keke’s pregnant,’ and I need to set the file straight — I’m,” she declared whereas concurrently pulling open her jacket and revealing her child bump.
Congrats, @KekePalmer!!! pic.twitter.com/mop6ARMynD
— Saturday Evening Dwell – SNL (@nbcsnl) December 4, 2022
“I obtained to say, although, it’s unhealthy when folks on the web unfold rumours about you, but it surely’s even worse after they’re appropriate,” she added with amusing. “I used to be attempting so exhausting to maintain it on the down low as a result of I obtained numerous stuff occurring. Folks saved coming as much as me, ‘Congratulations!’ I’m like, ‘Shhh, can y’all cease? I obtained a liquor sponsorship on the road! As soon as the examine clears, we are able to get to the rattling child bathe!”
“This has been the most important blessing. I’m going to be a mother! Regardless that some folks really feel slightly bizarre about me having a child as a result of I used to be a toddler actor. Look, I’m 29, I’m grown, I’ve intercourse, I personal a house, I stormed the Capitol on January sixth, you realize, issues adults do!” she joked.
The notoriously non-public actress and media persona has been beforehand linked to rapper Meek Mill and “Brotherly Love” co-star Quincy Brown. Extra just lately, she dated Darius Jackson, often known as Darius Daulton, the youthful brother of “Insecure” and “Good Bother” star Sarunas J. Jackson.
The couple went public with their romance when Jackson devoted a candy birthday put up to the “Scream Queens” actress on Instagram.
“You’ve been a blessing from above,” he wrote on the time. “By no means would have anticipated summer season 2021 to prove the way in which it did, however right here we’re. I’m glad we have been capable of assist one another all through our lowest of instances & present each other that what we’re bringing to the desk is every little thing that we obtained.”
Palmer subsequently shared a photograph of the duo on her Instagram account, cementing their official standing.
Nonetheless, rumours circulated that the couple ended their relationship in March 2022 after they unfollowed one another on Instagram and eliminated images of each other on their pages. Neither has spoken out about their relationship since.
Palmer has been protecting herself booked and busy, kicking off a podcast, “Child, This Is Keke Palmer”, whereas additionally scoring new roles and launching her personal digital TV community. She’ll positively have her fingers full when she provides mother to her rising listing of accomplishments.
Congratulations to the brand new mom-to-be!
“Saturday Evening Dwell” airs Saturdays at 11:30 p.m. ET, 8:30 p.m. PT on World.
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