Donald Glover

Top 5000
Down 254 this week
1:29 | Trailer
The multi-talented Donald Glover is a writer, actor, musician, comedian, producer and director, who performs under the stage names Childish Gambino and mcDJ. He was born Donald McKinley Glover at Edwards Air Force Base, California, and was raised in Stone Mountain, Georgia. His mother, Beverly (Smith), ran a daycare center, and his father, Donald ... See full bio »

Halloween Movies for the Whole Family

From Coraline to ParaNorman check out some of our favorite family-friendly movie picks to watch this Halloween.

See the full gallery

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

The Lazarus Effect
Fri, Oct 30 5:27 AM PDT on STZENC (645)
The Lazarus Effect
Fri, Oct 30 8:27 AM PDT on STZENC (644)

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 12 images
updated 6 months ago
a list of 61 images
updated 05 Jan 2019
a list of 100 people
updated 22 Dec 2018
a list of 25 images
updated 15 Dec 2018
a list of 10 images
updated 21 Sep 2018

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 37 people
created 27 Dec 2018
a list of 25 people
created 2 weeks ago
a list of 36 people
created 1 month ago
a list of 35 people
created 3 weeks ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Donald Glover's work have you seen?

User Polls

The Rise of Donald Glover

Donald Glover is a multi-talented writer, director, musician, and actor, known for his roles in "Community," "Atlanta," and more recently, The Lion King. What other roles has he played?

Learn more about Donald

Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 35 wins & 61 nominations. See more awards »


Known For

Solo: A Star Wars Story Lando Calrissian
Atlanta Earnest 'Earn' Marks / Theodore Perkins
Guava Island Deni Maroon


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (94 credits)
 2020 Community Table Read (Video)
Troy Barnes
 2019 The Lion King
Simba (voice)
 2019 Men in Black: International
Alien on TV Monitor (uncredited)
 2019 Donald Glover Presents (TV Mini-Series short)
- Dusty (2019)
- Polenta (2019)
- Avocado (2019)
- Timber (2019)
- 1985 (2019)
 2019 Guava Island
Deni Maroon
 2018 Childish Gambino: Pharos (Video Game) (as Childish Gambino)
 2018 Childish Gambino: Feels Like Summer (Video short)
Donald Glover (voice, as Childish Gambino)
 2016-2018 Atlanta (TV Series)
Earnest 'Earn' Marks / Theodore Perkins
- Crabs in a Barrel (2018) ... Earnest 'Earn' Marks
- North of the Border (2018) ... Earnest 'Earn' Marks
- Woods (2018) ... Earnest 'Earn' Marks (voice)
- Champagne Papi (2018) ... Earnest 'Earn' Marks
- Teddy Perkins (2018) ... Earnest 'Earn' Marks / Theodore Perkins (as Donald Glover, Teddy Perkins)
 2018 Solo: A Star Wars Story
Lando Calrissian
 2018 Saturday Night Live: Cut for Time (TV Series)
Cleveland Cavaliers Player
- Cleveland Cavs Promo (2018) ... Cleveland Cavaliers Player
 2018 Childish Gambino: This Is America (Video short)
Childish Gambino
 2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming
Aaron Davis
 2013-2016 Adventure Time (TV Series short)
Marshall Lee
- Five Short Tables (2016) ... Marshall Lee (voice)
- Bad Little Boy (2013) ... Marshall Lee (voice)
 2015 Childish Gambino Feat. Heems: Tell Me (Video short)
Childish Gambino (as Childish Gambino)
 2015 The Martian
Rich Purnell
 2015 Magic Mike XXL
 2015 China, IL (TV Series)
Transfer Billy
- Bi-Topping-Ality (2015) ... Transfer Billy (voice)
- Crow College (2015) ... Transfer Billy (voice)
- Best Face Forward (2015) ... Transfer Billy (voice)
- A Gentleman's Bet (2015) ... Transfer Billy (voice)
 2015 Ultimate Spider-Man (TV Series)
Miles Morales / Ultimate Spider-Man
- The Spider-Verse: Part 4 (2015) ... Miles Morales / Ultimate Spider-Man (voice)
- The Spider-Verse: Part 3 (2015) ... Miles Morales / Ultimate Spider-Man (voice)
 2015 The Lazarus Effect
 2015 Kari Faux: Gahdamn (Video short)
Donald Glover
 2015 Childish Gambino: Sober (Video short)
Hero Boy (as Childish Gambino)
 2014 Childish Gambino: Telegraph Ave (Video short)
Childish Gambino (as Childish Gambino)
 2014 Sesame Street: Learning Rocks (Video)
 2014 Childish Gambino Feat. Problem: Sweatpants (Video short)
Childish Gambino (as Childish Gambino)
 2014 Chicken and Futility (Short)
The Boy (as Childish Gambino)
 2009-2014 Community (TV Series)
Troy Barnes
- Geothermal Escapism (2014) ... Troy Barnes
- Cooperative Polygraphy (2014) ... Troy Barnes
- Basic Intergluteal Numismatics (2014) ... Troy Barnes
- Introduction to Teaching (2014) ... Troy Barnes
- Repilot (2014) ... Troy Barnes
 2014 Childish Gambino Feat. Chance the Rapper: The Worst Guys (Video short)
Childish Gambino (as Childish Gambino)
 2013 Childish Gambino: 3005 (Video short)
Childish Gambino (as Childish Gambino)
 2013 Kenna Feat. Childish Gambino: Relations (Video short)
Donald Glover
 2013 Jhené Aiko Feat. Childish Gambino: Bed Peace (Video short)
Donald Glover
 2013 The To Do List
 2013 Sesame Street (TV Series)
 2013 Girls (TV Series)
- I Get Ideas (2013) ... Sandy
- It's About Time (2013) ... Sandy
 2012 Childish Gambino: Fire Fly (Video short)
Childish Gambino (as Childish Gambino)
 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 Short)
Troy Barnes (voice)
 2012 Childish Gambino: Heartbeat (Video short)
Childish Gambino (as Childish Gambino)
 2007-2011 CollegeHumor Originals (TV Series)
Troy Barnes
- Save Greendale (2011) ... Troy Barnes
- Wink (2007)
- Jazz Man (2007)
- Dickmento (2007)
 2011 Regular Show (TV Series short)
Alpha Dog
- Rap It Up (2011) ... Alpha Dog (voice)
 2011 The Muppets
Junior CDE Executive
 2011 Childish Gambino: Bonfire (Video short)
Childish Gambino (as Childish Gambino)
 2011 Best Coast: Our Deal (Video short)
Day Trotter
 2011 Childish Gambino: Freaks and Geeks (Video short)
Childish Gambino (as Childish Gambino)
 2011 Moves: The Rise and Rise of the New Pornographers (Short)
Reporter (uncredited)
 2007-2010 UCB Comedy Originals (TV Series short)
Peter Pan
- The Dead-Line (2010)
- B-Boy Stance (2007)
- Peter Pan ... Peter Pan
 2010 Robot Chicken: Star Wars III (TV Movie)
Mace Windu / Scout Trooper / Stormtrooper (voice)
 2010 Thomas Jefferson (Video short)
 2010 GINK (Video short)
 2010 Community: Study Break (TV Mini-Series short)
Troy Barnes
- Generation Gap (2010) ... Troy Barnes
- Stop using your brain (2010) ... Troy Barnes
- Truth or Dare (2010) ... Troy Barnes
 2009 I Am Tiger Woods (Short)
Tiger Woods
 2009 Don't Jerk Off to This (Video short)
 2009 Boy Band (Video short)
Mikey / Narrator
 2009 Mystery Team
 2007 Wink (Video short)
Falvo the Wink
 2007 Jazz Man (Video short)
Cal 'Jellymouth' Williams
 2007 Shouting Homeless Realtor (Video short)
Homeless Realtor
 2007 Rookie (Video short)
Veteran Cop
 2007 Memory Loss (Video short)
Alan Mortimer
 2007 Mafia (Video short)
 2007 New Bike (Video short)
 2007 Party Dudes (Video short)
Daniel Franks
 2007 Bronx World Travelers (TV Series)
Scoopy Brown
- The Game (2007) ... Scoopy Brown
- Orientation Video (2007) ... Scoopy Brown
- Press Conference (2007) ... Scoopy Brown
 2007 Funny (Video short)
 2007 Hip Hop (Video short)
 2007 Ad Campaign (Video short)
Mr. Peterson
 2007 Human Giant (TV Series)
Mitchell the Webcam Guy
- 24 Hour Marathon (2007) ... Mitchell the Webcam Guy
 2007 WQXR: The Cool Breeze (Video short)
The Cheese
 2007 Emo Song (Video short)
Emo Singer (voice)
 2007 Foreigner (Video short)
Foreign Neighbor
 2007 Guns (Video short)
 2007 B-Boy Stance (Video short)
Prince Reggie K
 2007 Jerry (Video short)
 2006 Girls Are Not to Be Trusted (Video short)
Kevin / Belanie
 2006 Celebrity (Video short)
 2006 Self Defense (Video short)
 2006 He Really Gave It to Me (Video short)
Kevin / Additional Voices
 2006 KP (Video short)
 2006 Movie Executive Dad (Video short)
Movie Executive Dad
 2006 National Spelling Bee (Video short)
 2006 Little Drummer Boy (Short)
 2006 Opposite Day (Video short)
Mr. Peterson
 2006 Bro Rape: A Newsline Investigative Report (Video short)
Bro Rapist
 2006 Drunk Baby (Video short)
Drunk Baby
 2006 Keyboard Kid (Video short)
Jeffrey's Dad (voice)
 2006 Progression of a Mad Hatter (Video short)
Mad Hatter
 2006 Diet Coke with Lime Ad (Video short)
Diet Coke with Lime
 2006 Tracing the Call (Video short)
Terrorist (voice)
 2006 Black Peter Pan (Short)
Peter Pan
 2006 Culliver Family Variety Hour (TV Short)
 2005 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series)
- Episode #12.160 (2005) ... Criminal
 2005 Gene Shalit's Preview Corner (TV Short)
The Gamer
 1998 Winner Takes All (TV Movie)
Show Show Soundtrack (50 credits)
Show Show Writer (30 credits)
Show Show Producer (19 credits)
Show Show Composer (24 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Music department (2 credits)
Show Show Director (4 credits)
Show Show Thanks (4 credits)
Show Show Self (71 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (10 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video Best Coast: "Our deal"

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Google+ | See more »

Alternate Names:

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


5' 9" (1.75 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Black men struggle with masculinity so much. The idea that we must always be strong really presses us all down - it keeps us from growing. See more »


In 2010, while the producers of the movie The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) were casting their Peter Parker, a grassroots Internet campaign sprang up advocating for the role to go to Donald Glover. Andrew Garfield was eventually cast instead, but in 2011, when the "Ultimate" comics version of Peter Parker died, Parker was replaced as Ultimate Spider-Man by a half-black, half-Latino teen named Miles ... See more »



Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

We've Got Your Streaming Picks Covered

Looking for some great streaming picks? Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist.

Visit our What to Watch page

Recently Viewed