Broadway “Cinderella” star Keke Palmer might have became the latest victim of The Fappening after apparent nude photos of the actress were leaked online, Bustle reported. She has not publicly responded since the purported naked images were exposed.
The actress, who is best known for starring in Nickelodeon’s “Tru Jackson,” appears fully clothed in some of the pictures and partially clothed in others. Piercings and tattoos are seen in some of the topless photos. In one of them, she appears to be going to the bathroom.
Palmer, 21, seemed to ignore the alleged scandal, which has rocked Hollywood for weeks, and instead posted a selfie on Instagram and Twitter. She also shared a picture of a quote that reads: “I’m a pervert, but in a romantic way.”
— Keke Palmer (@KekePalmer) October 12, 2014
The Broadway star is just one of a slew of celebrities who have fallen victim to the apparent phone hack, which includes Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence. There have been several waves. The first included images of Lawrence, Kate Upton, Victoria Justice and many others. A second wave targeted Kim Kardashian, Vanessa Hudges, Meagan Good and a slew of others. In the third round, at least 55 more nude pictures of Lawrence were released online.
After remaining silent for weeks, Lawrence issued a statement to Vanity Fair. “It is not a scandal. It is a sex crime,” she said. “It is a sexual violation. It’s disgusting. The law needs to be changed, and we need to change. That’s why these websites are responsible. Just the fact that somebody can be sexually exploited and violated, and the first thought that crosses somebody’s mind is to make a profit from it. It’s so beyond me. I just can’t imagine being that detached from humanity. I can’t imagine being that thoughtless and careless and so empty inside.”
It was first rumored there was a security breach with Apple’s iCloud, but the tech giant has denied there was a problem with its system. Instead, the company alleged weak passwords were to blame for hackers breaking into the celebrities’ phones.
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