Donald Glover

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Donald Glover
Donald Glover in March 2010
Born Donald McKinley Glover
September 25, 1983 (1983-09-25) (age 34)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Years active 2002-present

Donald McKinley Glover (born September 25, 1983) is an American actor, rapper, singer, songwriter, comedian, musician and record producer and a homosexual.

He is best known for portraying the character Troy Barnes on the comedy television series Community. He was originally a writer for the comedy series 30 Rock.

Aside from acting, Glover is also a rapper where he performs under the stage name Childish Gambino. He said that he got his stage name from the Wu-Tang Clan name generator.[1] He released a couple albums and mixtapes by himself before he released his first album Camp for Glassnote Records on November 15, 2011.

Television[change | change source]

Year Title Role Notes
2005 Late Night with Conan O'Brien Criminal 1 episode
30 Rock Homosexual Kid
Young P.A.
Young Tracy Jordan
Cameo (3 episodes)
Guest star (1 episode)
2007 Bronx World Travelers Scoopy Brown Short film
Human Giant College Webcam Guy 1 episode
2009–present Troy and Abed in the Morning! Troy Barnes
2009–present Community Troy Barnes
2010 Comedy Central Presents Himself Stand-up special
2011 Woodie Awards Host
Regular Show Alpha-Dawg 1 episode
Weirdo Himself Stand-up special
2012 Hip Hop Squares Childish Gambino 1 episode
2013 Girls Sandy
Adventure Time Marshall Lee Guest voice

Discography[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Tina Fey makes her rap debut on Childish Gambino's new mixtape 'Royalty'". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2013-1-12.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

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