Keke Palmer Cast in ‘Grease: Live’ Musical


Former True Jackson V.P. star Keke Palmer has just landed a role in Fox’s upcoming musical Grease: Live.

Keke will be playing Marty, one of the Pink Ladies, a role originally made famous by Empty Nest actress Dinah Manoff.

Keke already has quite a bit of musical experience under her belt, having played the role of Chili in the VH1 biopic CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story and Cinderella in the recent Broadway adaptation of the fairytale.

Keke has also made recent television appearance on shows like Key & Peele, Masters of Sex and is set to co-star in Fox’s upcoming fall dramedy Scream Queens.

Keke is the third actor to be cast for Fox’s live showing of Grease. Previously announced actors include Vanessa Hudgens as Rizzo and Juliana Hough as Sandy. Grease: Live will air LIVE in January 2016.