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Donald McKinley Glover

Also Known As: "Childish Gambino", "mcDJ"
Current Location:: Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Edwards Air Force Base, Kern County, California, United States
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Son of Donald McKinley Glover, Sr and Private
Husband of Private
Father of Private; Private and Private
Brother of Private

Occupation: Actor, comedian, rapper, singer, producer, songwriter, writer, DJ, director, author, dancer
Managed by: John Dale Kessel
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About Donald Glover

Donald McKinley Glover (/ˈɡlʌvər/; born September 25, 1983) is an American actor, writer, comedian, director, and musician. As a recording artist, he usually performs under the stage name Childish Gambino, and as a disc jockey, he performs under the name mcDJ. He first came to attention for his work with Derrick Comedy and, with the help of Tina Fey, was hired at the age of 21 to become a writer for the NBC comedy series 30 Rock. He later played college student Troy Barnes on the NBC sitcom Community.

After several self-released albums and mixtapes, Glover signed to Glassnote Records in 2011. He released his first album, Camp, on November 15, 2011 to generally positive reviews. His second studio album, Because the Internet, was released on December 10, 2013. Glover was nominated for two Grammy Awards in 2015, Best Rap Album for Because the Internet and Best Rap Performance for his single "3005".

He currently stars in the FX series Atlanta, which he also created. He has been cast as the young Lando Calrissian in the upcoming standalone Han Solo Star Wars movie.

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Donald Glover's Timeline

1983
September 25, 1983
Edwards Air Force Base, Kern County, California, United States
1995
September 6, 1995
- June 22, 2001
Age 11
DeKalb School of the Arts, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
2001
August 17, 2001
- May 28, 2002
Age 17
Tisch School of the Arts, Manhattan, New York, United States