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Donald Glover


Donald McKinley Glover was born at the Edwards Air Force Base, California, and was raised in Stone Mountain, Georgia. His mother, Beverly (Smith), ran a daycare center, and his father, Donald Glover, was a postal worker. He is, despite rumors, not related to actor Danny Glover. Donald graduated from New York University with a degree in Dramatic ... See full bio »

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  Atlanta (TV Movie) (announced)
Earnest 'Earn' Marks
 2015 The Martian (filming)
 2014 Chicken and Futility (Short)
The Boy (as Childish Gambino)
 2013 Adventure Time (TV Series)
Marshall Lee
- Bad Little Boy (2013) ... Marshall Lee (voice)
 2013 Girls (TV Series)
Sandy
- I Get Ideas (2013) ... Sandy
- It's About Time (2013) ... Sandy
 2006-2012 30 Rock (TV Series)
Young Tracy Jordan / Gay Kid / Producer / ...
- Live from Studio 6H (2012) ... Young Tracy Jordan (uncredited)
- Kidney Now! (2009) ... Gay Kid
- Jack Gets in the Game (2007) ... Producer (voice, uncredited)
- Jack-Tor (2006) ... Young P.A. (as Donald Glover II)
 2012 Community: Abed's Master Key (TV Movie)
Troy Barnes (voice)
 2011 Regular Show (TV Series)
Alpha Dog
- Rap It Up (2011) ... Alpha Dog (voice)
 2011 Our Deal (Short)
Day Trotter
 2010 Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III (TV Movie)
Mace Windu / Scout Trooper / Stormtrooper (voice)
 2010 Community: Study Break (TV Mini-Series short)
Troy Barnes
 2009 I Am Tiger Woods (Short)
Tiger Woods
 2007 Memory Loss (Video short)
Alan Mortimer
 2007 Bronx World Travelers (TV Series)
Scoopy Brown
- The Game (2007) ... Scoopy Brown
- Orientation Video (2007) ... Scoopy Brown
- Press Conference (2007) ... Scoopy Brown
 2007 Human Giant (TV Series)
Mitchell the Webcam Guy
- 24 Hour Marathon (2007) ... Mitchell the Webcam Guy
 2007 Emo Song (Video short)
Emo Singer (voice)
 2007 Jerry (Video short)
Jerry
 2006 Girls Are Not to Be Trusted (Video short)
Kevin / Belanie
 2006 Celebrity (Video short)
Cop
 2006 Self Defense (Video short)
Mugger
 2006 National Spelling Bee (Video short)
Judge
 2006 Bro Rape: A Newsline Investigative Report (Video short)
Bro Rapist
 2006 Keyboard Kid (Video short)
Jeffrey's Dad (voice)
 2006 Black Peter Pan (Short)
Peter Pan
 2006 Culliver Family Variety Hour (TV Short)
Bill
 2005 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series)
Criminal
- Episode dated 22 July 2005 (2005) ... Criminal
 2005 Gene Shalit's Preview Corner (TV Short)
The Gamer
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Other Works:

Music video Best Coast: "Our deal"

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Derrick Comedy | Childish Gambino | Donald Glover II | Don Glover

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

I'm probably going to get in trouble for this but 'American Dad' is one of my favorite shows. It gets very dark in places but the jokes are there. See more »

Trivia:

In her 2011 book "Bossypants," Tina Fey said that during the early years of the show, Donald Glover was 30 Rock's only black writer. She also said that he was so young that when he started on the writing staff, he was still living in a New York University dorm and working there as a Resident Adviser. Since he came from a large family in Stone Mountain, Georgia, Fey said that Glover was especially... See more »

Star Sign:

Libra