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Donald Glover

1983-09-25 Stone Mountain, Georgia, USA

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Donald McKinley Glover Jr. (born September 25, 1983), also known by the stage name Childish Gambino, is an American actor, rapper, singer, writer, comedian, director, and producer. After working on Derrick Comedy while studying at New York University, Glover was hired at age 23 by Tina Fey as a writer for the NBC sitcom 30 Rock. He later rose to fame for portraying college student Troy Barnes on the NBC sitcom Community from 2009 to 2014. Since 2016, Glover stars in the FX series Atlanta, which he created and occasionally directs. For his work on Atlanta, Glover won various accolades, including two Primetime Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards. Glover has starred in several successful films, including the supernatural horror The Lazarus Effect (2015), the comedy-drama Magic Mike XXL (2015), and science fiction film The Martian (2015). He played Aaron Davis in the superhero film Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), and played Lando Calrissian in the Space Western Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018). He also provided the voice of adult Simba in The Lion King (2019). A filmmaker, Glover starred in and produced the short film Guava Island (2019).


Spider-Man: All Roads Lead to No Way Home Self (archive footage) 2022-05-03
Adele One Night Only Self 2021-11-14
Community Table Read Troy Barnes 2020-05-18
The Disney Family Singalong - Volume II Self 2020-05-10
The Lion King: Can You Feel The Love Tonight with Robin Roberts 2019-06-02
Beyoncé Presents: Making The Gift Self 2019-09-06
The Lion King Simba (voice) 2019-07-12
Guava Island Deni Maroon 2019-04-13
Childish Gambino: Live at Coachella 2019 Childish Gambino 2019-04-13
Men in Black: International Alien on TV Monitor (uncredited) 2019-06-12
Solo: A Star Wars Story Lando Calrissian 2018-05-15
Spider-Man: Homecoming Aaron Davis 2017-07-05
Magic Mike XXL Andre 2015-07-01
The Martian Rich Purnell 2015-09-30
The Lazarus Effect Niko 2015-01-29
Harmontown Self 2014-03-08
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Greg 2014-10-08
Chicken and Futility The Boy 2014-01-13
Clapping for the Wrong Reasons The Boy 2013-08-15
The To Do List Derrick Murphy 2013-07-24
Donald Glover: Weirdo Himself 2012-01-18
Shut Up and Play the Hits Himself 2012-01-22
Best Coast: Our Deal Day Trotter 2011-08-02
The Muppets Junior CDE Executive 2011-11-22
Comedy Central Presents: Donald Glover 2010-03-19
Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III Mace Windu / Scout Trooper / Stormtrooper (voice) 2010-12-19
Mystery Team Jason Rogers 2009-08-28
Awesome; I Fuckin' Shot That! Crowd 2006-03-31
Hypno-Hustler  Hypno-Hustler
Underground Comedy Himself
Untitled Community Movie Troy Barnes