Keke Palmer Is Reportedly Out of the Running to Join ‘The Real’ — Here’s Why

by Jeremy Spirogis
Keke Palmer at an event

The Real is getting ready a brand-new lineup after co-hosts Amanda Seales and Tamera Mowry exited the Emmy-winning speak present. Though it’s unclear who will fill the vacancies, followers have thrown their help behind Keke Palmer as a potential alternative.

As a seasoned TV star with an affable persona and fervour for popular culture, Palmer looks as if somebody followers might image alongside the opposite co-hosts, Adrienne Bailon, Loni Love, and Jeannie Mai. But sadly, it doesn’t seem like it’s going to work out. A latest report says that after consideration, Palmer has allegedly been dominated out as a alternative on The Real.

Keke Palmer at an event
Keke Palmer at an occasion in April 2018 | Shareif Ziyadat/Getty Images

Inside the shake-up taking place at ‘The Real’

The Real misplaced its first co-host in the course of the first week of June when Seales introduced that she had determined to not renew her contract, citing censorship points. She had served on the panel since January when she was employed to exchange Tamar Braxton, who obtained fired in 2016 for causes which are nonetheless unclear. (While sources advised The Daily Mail that Braxton didn’t fare properly with viewers, there are rumors that Love allegedly obtained Braxton fired, which she denies.)

Barely a month after Seales’ announcement, Mowry revealed that she too would additionally not be returning to the present, on which she appeared since its 2013 debut. She wrote in an announcement posted to Instagram that she needed to concentrate on her household and different profession alternatives, although sources declare her choice was allegedly additionally influenced by a pay lower.

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Now, with the panel down to simply three co-hosts, executives have been looking for a alternative(s). While followers would like to see Palmer on The Real, a latest report says the StrahanSara, and Keke host really gained’t be becoming a member of the present when it returns from summer season break in September.

The reported purpose Keke Palmer isn’t becoming a member of ‘The Real’ revealed

A supply advised HollywoodLife in a report revealed on Aug. 10 that Palmer has “other obligations” stopping her from becoming a member of the present. The insider didn’t share particulars, however the identical week, Palmer teased a return to the music business.

She introduced on Instagram that she has an upcoming EP, Virgo Tendencies — her first solo undertaking for the reason that 2016 EP Lauren — set for launch a while in August. It seems to be one among Palmer’s first business strikes since her present StrahanSara, and Keke was canceled in July.

Aside from Palmer, the HollywoodLife insider additionally dominated out fellow fan-pick Tameka “Tiny” Harris, citing an analogous purpose. The supply didn’t elaborate on the obvious obligations, however Harris does have one other present, T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle, and a busy life at residence with seven kids.

Who will change Amanda Seales and Tamera Mowry on ‘The Real’ then?

In the identical report, the insider mentioned the present is allegedly contemplating hiring one male and one feminine co-host. The supply famous, “You will definitely see diversity amongst the two new hosts.” But they didn’t share a lot info aside from that.

Love beforehand teased that an announcement can be made when the present returns in September so we guess you’ll simply have to remain tuned to see what occurs.

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