Biography

Donald McKinley Glover (born September 25, 1983) is an American actor, writer, comedian, musician and rapper. Glover first came to attention for his work in the sketch group Derrick Comedy and is best known for his role as community college student Troy Barnes on the NBC comedy series Community. Contrary to a persistent rumor, he is not related to actor Danny Glover.

Donald McKinley Glover (born September 25, 1983) is an American actor, writer, comedian, musician and rapper. Glover first came to attention for his work in the sketch group Derrick Comedy and is best known for his role as community college student Troy Barnes on the NBC comedy series Community. Contrary to a persistent rumor, he is not related to actor Danny Glover.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 26

Birthday 1983-09-25

Place of Birth Stone Mountain, Georgia, USA

Official Site http://iamdonald.com/

Also Known As

  • Childish Gambino

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 The Lion King as Simba (voice)
2019 Guava Island as Deni Maroon
2018 Solo: A Star Wars Story as Lando Calrissian
2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming as Aaron Davis
2016 Atlanta (21 episodes) as Earnest "Earn" Marks
2015 Underground Comedy as Himself
2015 The Martian as Rich Purnell
2015 Magic Mike XXL as Andre
2015 The Lazarus Effect as Niko
2014 Lennon or McCartney as Himself (archive footage)
2014 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day as Greg
2014 Chicken and Futility as The Boy
2013 Clapping for the Wrong Reasons
2013 The To Do List as Derrick Murphy
2012 Girls (2 episodes) as Sandy
2012 LCD Soundsystem: The Long Goodbye as Himself
2012 Shut Up and Play the Hits as Himself
2011 The Muppets as Junior CDE Executive
2011 Donald Glover: Weirdo as Himself
2011 Our Deal as Day Trotter
2010 Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III as (voice)
2009 Community (89 episodes) as Troy Barnes
2009 Mystery Team as Jason Rogers
2006 30 Rock (2 episodes)
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Himself - Host / Musical Guest

Writing

2016 Atlanta (21 episodes)Writer
2014 Chicken and Futility Writer
2013 Clapping for the Wrong Reasons Writer
2011 Donald Glover: Weirdo Writer
2009 Mystery Team Story Screenplay
2006 30 Rock (3 episodes)Writer

Production

2019 Guava Island Producer
2016 Atlanta (21 episodes)Executive Producer
2013 Clapping for the Wrong Reasons Executive Producer
2009 Mystery Team Executive Producer

Creator

2018 Deadpool The Animated Series Creator
2016 Atlanta Creator

Directing

2016 Atlanta (4 episodes)Director
2014 Chicken and Futility Director

Sound

2013 Clapping for the Wrong Reasons Original Music Composer
2009 Mystery Team Original Music Composer

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