Halle Berry totally responded after Nope’s Keke Palmer joked she ‘looked better’ than the Catwoman star
Although Keke Palmer is a great actress, she can also break away from the best of them with her self-conscious humor and amusing line sketches. So making an offhand remark isn’t out of Palmer’s wheelhouse as a performer. This time, her brand of humor led to another internet moment as she hilariously claimed to look like Halle Berry. The Nope the star had a sleazy little moment, joking she looks better and prompting the catwoman star to answer.
Knowing the internet constantly compares her to other actresses Nope The star decided to move to left field, joking that the Oscar-winning actress was her celebrity lookalike. It looked like the clip was going back to Berry jumping on it his Twitter account with a funny response from him. The catwoman The star immediately went into mom mode as she hilariously used Palmer’s legal first name to address the viral Wired clip:
Wait a minute Lauren! 😂❤️ https://t.co/jJwsXhHPkHJuly 21, 2022
Knowing Palmer’s comment was a joke, Berry quickly responded to her tweet by proclaiming her adoration for the 28-year-old actress. Discover his beautiful dedication for the Nope star and the box office hit below.
and FYI, I love @KekePalmer 💕 Can’t wait to see @nopemovieJuly 21, 2022
See, there are no hard feelings between the two actresses. Berry didn’t want the internet to twist her words and create unnecessary conflict between her and Palmer. But the moon fall the actress wanted to give Palmer the same fun energy as the music video. Hopefully this moment will one day lead to the two actresses collaborating on a film.
The Oscar winner’s response is nothing unusual for her as she can be funny when it comes to seeing viral clips or fan questions. At the same time, Berry is known to be incredibly supportive of other black actresses, especially younger ones like Zendaya, even making a big prediction for her future. So, her answer was completely on-brand, though she wasn’t afraid to clap for random strangers or the press every once in a while.
Of course the Nope star is used to having her name and face equated with some actresses since her breakthrough role in Akeelah and the bee. The most notable comparison was his on-screen mother and 911 starred Angela Bassett. Palmer is known for portraying two of Bassett’s most memorable roles – Katherine Jackson in The Jacksons: An American Dream and Tina Turner in What’s love got to do with it – in various interviews and clips online. She even recalled that the latter was one of the iconic performances that inspired her.
But comparisons to other actresses can be a sore point for the Light year actress. Recently, she made headlines for speaking out against the frequent comparisons to Zendaya. Palmer finally had enough of people pitting them against each other, calling him a prime example of colorism. Sure, both actresses have their moments, but Palmer wanted everyone to know that she’s been blessed and worked hard for two decades.
Nope is only Palmer’s second film of 2022 after Pixar’s Light year abandoned in June. The sci-fi horror flick is currently number one at the box office after a stellar opening weekend. With some competition from movies like DC League of Super Pets, moviegoers will decide whether the film will stay in the top spot. In the meantime, you can check out some of Keke Palmer’s best TV and film performances. Check out CinemaBelnd’s 2022 Movie Schedule to see what other movies are hitting theaters this weekend.