Donald Glover Height, Weight, and Age
Donald Glover stands out among prominent celebrities as one of few who has unabashedly celebrated his blackness, engaging in music (releasing a jazz LP); starring in Community>>; and creating Atlanta>>.
He grew up in Georgia with parents who were postal workers and daycare specialists, respectively. He studied at both DeKalb School of the Arts and New York University.
Early Life and Education
Donald Glover was born at Edwards Air Force Base in California on September 25, 1983 to Beverly and Donald Glover Sr, with an older brother Stephen. He attended DeKalb School of the Arts before enrolling at New York University Tisch School of the Arts for further studies, graduating with his BFA degree in 2006.
David Miner and Tina Fey discovered his writing samples, which led them to hire him as a writer on their NBC sitcom 30 Rock from 2006-2009. He made occasional cameo appearances and won the Writers Guild of America Award in 2008. Additionally, Childish Gambino performed as both actor and rapper under this moniker in movies such as Magic Mike XXL and The Martian; additionally, he created and stars in FX’s series Atlanta.
Donald McKinley Glover Jr. aka Childish Gambino has achieved worldwide renown as an American actor, musician, comedian, rapper, writer, director and producer. Additionally, he is widely known as DJ under his moniker of mcDJ.
At 23 years of age, he began his professional career by joining Derrick Comedy at an early age of 23. Later, Tina Fey hired him as writer for her sitcom 30 Rock.
After this success, he went on to work on major films like The Lazarus Effect, The Martian and Spiderman Homecoming. Recently he appeared as young Lando Calrissian in 2018’s Han Solo: A Star Wars Story>> as well as providing voice-over for Simba in The Lion King remake>> remake. As an entertainer with various accolades under his belt and an enormous fan following.
Achievement and Honors
Glover has not only amassed an enormous following, but has used his wealth and popularity to support charitable organizations and foster positive change. Through charity:water, Glover has provided clean drinking water to those in need.
He made his film debut with 2009’s Mystery Team and since has appeared in several other movies such as Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014), Magic Mike XXL (2015) and The Martian (2015).
Glover has achieved great success as an actor, writer, producer, director, DJ and musician in all his endeavors. Taking risks in his work and pushing boundaries of art are what have led to such incredible heights of success – something Glover continues to do through unpredictable approaches in all his pursuits.
Donald McKinley Glover, better known by his stage name Childish Gambino, is an artist of many talents. A rapper, actor, comedian and screenwriter; Childish was born September 25, 1983 at Edwards Air Force Base in California to a postal worker father and daycare provider mother; before moving to New York City to study drama writing at Tisch School of the Arts where he graduated with an MFA degree.
Robert Cargill made his television debut as Troy Barnes on NBC’s 30 Rock in 2006. Since then he has written numerous episodes before going on to star as Troy Barnes on Community in 2009. Additionally he has appeared in films such as Mystery Team (2009), Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad Day (2014), The Lazarus Effect (2015) and The Martian (2015) as well as being cast as Lando Calrissian in upcoming Disney-Lucasfilm spinoff Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018).
Donald Glover has amassed an immense fortune in the entertainment industry through his vast skillset. He acts, raps, produces and directs films and TV shows in multiple genres as well as sings and writes music.
As of 2023, his net worth stands at $35 Million. His acting career has earned critical acclaim and commercial success; particularly through his role as Troy Barnes on Community. This TV comedy series made him a household name.
Donald Glover has left an indelible mark on the world through his charitable endeavors, using his wealth to support social justice causes and increase opportunities for underrepresented communities. His unique perspective has inspired many aspiring artists and entrepreneurs, serving as proof that hard work pays off when your dreams become a reality. His story serves as an inspirational lesson that your dreams can come true!