Emmy-winning actor, producer, writer, and singer, Keke Palmer is making the most out of her latest press tour, opting for style moments that are out of this world. Starring in Disney and Pixar’s new film LightYear, Palmer’s latest press circuit has taken her on a sartorial journey. Styled by Justin Hamilton, Palmer has gone with chic and simplistic outfits, to the fashion-forward and futuristic ‘fits.
In Lightyear, Palmer portrays Izzy Hawthorne in the animated tale of iconic space ranger Buzz Lightyear throughout his intergalactic adventures with his closest companions and ambitious recruits. Starring alongside Chris Evans, Taika Waititi, and James Brolin, the Disney and Pixar production tells the story of the man the Buzz Lightyear toy was based off of in the Toy Story franchise.
Out in theaters today, Lightyear isn’t the only project on Palmer’s plate. From the mastermind who brought us Get Out and Us, Jordan Peele is back with another mind-bending thriller flick, Nope.Out July 22, 2022, the film stars Palmer, Judas and the Black Messiah’s Daniel Kaluuya Euphoria’s Barbie Ferreira, and The Walking Dead’s Steven Yeun. It features caretakers at a California horse ranch who come in contact with a strange, unknowing force, human and animal behavior seem affected by its presence.
As one press tour closes, and another one is soon to come, we can’t wait to see what else Palmer has up her sleeve in the fashion department. Here, GRAZIA USA has rounded up Palmer’s very best style moments from her Lightyear press junket. To infinity and beyond!
Keke Palmer in a floor-length halter top
Seen outside of ABC Studios, Palmer sported a bold yellow floor-length open top with forest green slacks and black boots.
Keke Palmer in a trapeze dress
Photographed outside of ABC Studios, Palmer struck a pose in a gold and white accordion-pleated trapeze dress. With her brunette locks curled and flowing, Palmer teamed her look with white pointy-toe pumps.
Keke Palmer in Miu Miu
Bringing the sunshine, Palmer attended continued to bring the fashion throughout her Lightyear press tour. Wearing a full Miu Miu ensemble, Palmer’s look comprised of a pale yellow button-up jacket with a crystal-embellished collar and matching sparkling miniskirt, with a Miu Miu monogrammed briefs waistband peaking out.
Keke Palmer in 16Arlington
Palmer worked an angelic white strapless wedding dress from 16Arlington, trimmed with a feathered hemline for the Lightyear premiere in London. Dubbed the Minelli dress, the peice was pulled from the brand’s bridal collection. The actress sported silver metallic pumps, with her hair pulled back into a sculptural bun. Palmer posted a carousel of photos to Instagram, writing, “All I gotta say is… never doubt my commitment to the look,” with the second image featuring the actress lay back flat in a car, so as to not wrinkle the dress. “ya girl laying down in the car so I could bring y’all this dress looking CRISP.”
Keke Palmer in David Koma
Arriving to Disney and Pixar’s Lightyear in L.A, Palmer sported a futuristic ensemble from David Koma, comprising of a sheer mesh top and a sequined midi-skirt. The actress matched her lime green eyeliner to her neon strappy heels, posting a picture of her look writing, “Space Ranger chic 😌.”