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Derrick Comedy | Childish Gambino | Donald Glover II | Don Glover | Teddy Perkins
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[on his character Troy in "Community"] When you think of the former high school football star, you think 6-foot-2, white, meathead as the model for that kind of character. Since I'm not 6-foot-2 or white, I just thought about what I could bring to it. I thought about Smash Williams from 'Friday Night Lights,' like the cocky quarterback, and played around with that.
When he decided to leave 30 Rock
(2006) in 2009 to try acting, he had the full support of Tina Fey
. Fey later wrote that of the many comedy writers she has known in her career who thought they should become actors, Glover was the only one she believed deserved to make it. She recalled thinking, "One hundred percent, he should go be a star.".