'Bee' star buzzes to TV

Martin, Denise
June 2006
Daily Variety;6/14/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 52, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the casting for "Akeela and the Bee," actress Keke Palmer for a series and longform projects by Lionsgate TV. The casting agreement was the result of an internal proposal from Lionsgate chief executive officer Jon Feltheimer. Palmer is set to star in the Disney Channel two-hour program "Jump" and also signed a recording deal with Warner's Atlantic Records.


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