Donald Glover on Beyoncé, The Lion King & Childish Gambino

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  • Published: 10 July 2019
  • Donald talks about The Lion King, the future of Childish Gambino, writing for “30 Rock,” how he spent all of his TV money, being a terrible RA in college, his son not knowing he plays Simba, and meeting Beyoncé.

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    Donald Glover on Beyoncé, The Lion King & Childish Gambino
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Comments • 3 704

  • Tina Su
    Tina Su  1 hours back

    i see so much of troy from community in this interview lol

    • El Hayah
      El Hayah  3 hours back

      I didn't realize Donald was so funny! He's so talented!!! 😩

      • Ayuba Elisha
        Ayuba Elisha  4 hours back

        I'm surprised that Hollywood did a movie like this at this time and Simba is not a transgender

        • Ayuba Elisha
          Ayuba Elisha  4 hours back

          That song with Beyonce is the worst remake ever. They really trashed that song

          • Pheminon
            Pheminon  5 hours back

            You know
            I had low hopes for this movie and I was still disappointed...
            Literally the definition of soulless. If you were to turn off the audio, it would look like a bunch of animals just walking around. There's no life breathed into this, there's nothing original (animation wise, I understand it's a remake), no one took any liberties. It's safe, bland, and boring

            • bonganiele2
              bonganiele2  7 hours back

              Talkin bout “No, I requested not be [in the room with Beyoncé]” Boy why is you lyin, boy why you Mufasa.

              • Andrew Maliberan
                Andrew Maliberan  9 hours back

                Is it just me or does Donald Glover look a lot like Childish Gambino?







                P.s. just a joke 😂😂😂

                • conan smith
                  conan smith  10 hours back

                  donald doesn't want to here, jimmy is a bad interviewer

                  • Bj Baldwin
                    Bj Baldwin  11 hours back

                    They could have made the animals not so ragged looking

                    • monique johnson
                      monique johnson  12 hours back

                      So donald Glover and childish gambeno not the same person

                      • A-T
                        A-T  13 hours back

                        I honestly hate the format of Kimmel's interviews. He'll just interrupt you with the next question while you're still answering the current one SMH. Feels disrespectful

                        • Cossette Williams
                          Cossette Williams  14 hours back

                          This was a nice and easy interview. Wish it was a little longer I enjoyed it.

                          • JAZ MO
                            JAZ MO  15 hours back

                            So amazing how people giving all this credit to Beyoncé when adult Nala only had that one ass scene(from wat I remember) nobody else from the cast is getting much credit as she. ABC gave this woman an exclusive interview for being nala for probably 10 minutes 🤣💀🤣. Don’t see Beyoncé doin press 😒 I knooooo they didn’t change up the movie adding parts for y’all beloved 🤣💀🤣💀🤣

                            • T
                              T  17 hours back

                              3:14 they start talking about Beyoncé

                              • COLLEGE DUDE
                                COLLEGE DUDE  17 hours back

                                the lip sync feel forced tbh:( pls tell me im wrong and its just me that feels this way, i feel bad dissing DG

                                • Notchbrine25
                                  Notchbrine25  18 hours back

                                  Disney, congrats on making a CGI lion. Not congrats for making a CGI lion fit for a kids movie where he needs to show emotions, sing and dance

                                  • Lauren Williams
                                    Lauren Williams  19 hours back

                                    Actually Chris Rock daughter’s knew their dad was the Zebra in the Madagascar movies.

                                    • Mandela The Man
                                      Mandela The Man  20 hours back

                                      Yaaaaaas!!!! Atlanta season 3, is my destiny 💕❤️💕❤️💕❤️💕❤️

                                      • Mandela The Man
                                        Mandela The Man  20 hours back

                                        I wish I could have a party with Donald Glover and a bunch of other people in onesies and we could all sing and dance and cuddle... and spoon.... ☺️

                                        • Mandela The Man
                                          Mandela The Man  20 hours back

                                          Donald Glover is Daddy!!!!! Some day I’m gonna meet him, and shake his hand, and maybe hug him.... and than.... more

                                          • Charlie Luck
                                            Charlie Luck  20 hours back

                                            Dude has unreal talent, people need to realize we’re lucky to have a talent grow up in front us like this

                                            • Rush Love
                                              Rush Love  22 hours back

                                              Love The Lion King--but I'm not interested in seeing this rendition. Another season of Atlanta on the other hand....

                                              • J M
                                                J M  23 hours back

                                                This girl weird a f

                                                • DREW UNIVERSAL
                                                  DREW UNIVERSAL  1 days back

                                                  Donald Glover. The most hardest working man on this planet right now🌎

                                                  • Bob Random
                                                    Bob Random  1 days back

                                                    I like how none of this is scripted

                                                    • Steve Harvey
                                                      Steve Harvey  1 days back

                                                      Muchdank wya

                                                      • Julie Hopkinson
                                                        Julie Hopkinson  1 days back

                                                        Donald Glover: I feel very connected to Simba's journey. The Lion King is a very human and honest story of what all of us through. I think that the story is such a beautiful way of showing how performance is not the point. The point is to be here and to be responsible for each other and love each other. Traumatic things will happen, the point is not to allow that to consume your entire life. You can grow and learn from that experience.

                                                        • Julie Hopkinson
                                                          Julie Hopkinson  1 days back

                                                          Jon Favreau: "Donald [Glover] is an amazing singer and a fantastic improviser, which is one of the things that drew me to him. He and I come from similar comedic roots. Donald [Glover] came up with a lot of the people that I came up with on the Chicago [improvisation] scene, overlapping with [Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre] and Tina Fey's world, so I knew that we were going to share a common approach in comedy and performance. And now his success across a slew of projects, having talents in all areas, it just felt right. I knew that Donald [Glover] would bring dynamism to the part in the way he would creatively engage, and that audiences would respond to him."

                                                          • Julie Hopkinson
                                                            Julie Hopkinson  1 days back

                                                            Lending his voice to the future king is Donald Glover, whose resume includes Grammy winning music performed as Childish Gambino.

                                                            • Julie Hopkinson
                                                              Julie Hopkinson  1 days back

                                                              As a Grammy winning artist, Donald Glover is known under the stage name Childish Gambino.

                                                              • Julie Hopkinson
                                                                Julie Hopkinson  1 days back

                                                                Donald Glover is an award-winning actor, producer, director, comedian and writer, and a Grammy Award winning recording artist.

                                                                • Anthony Obiedo
                                                                  Anthony Obiedo  1 days back

                                                                  Call me crazy but I don't get the Beyonce hype.

                                                                  • JD
                                                                    JD  1 days back

                                                                    What a depressed little fgg this guy is, I feel sorry for him. Maybe go back to making youtube skits.

                                                                    • HopeForCRPS• DaynaPayne

                                                                      “Can I be honest?” “Gushers” I’m ballin 😂 •

                                                                      • Relaxing With ReRe
                                                                        Relaxing With ReRe  1 days back

                                                                        Donald was looking at that clip like, “I dont know bout this, man”

                                                                        • Sieara DeLone
                                                                          Sieara DeLone  2 days back

                                                                          8:30 Donald Glover on parenting and his family. I love it. REALLY

                                                                          • Nosihcta Draner
                                                                            Nosihcta Draner  2 days back

                                                                            My boy bino looking like johnny venus in the thumbnail lol

                                                                            • That SamoanGuy
                                                                              That SamoanGuy  2 days back

                                                                              I cannot believe Jimmy Kimmel is asking Donald Glover about animals on the red carpet and how much money he had when he was making it big, but I have to watch Donald Glover through a screen. Goddamn, Kimmel is the worst

                                                                              • random person
                                                                                random person  2 days back

                                                                                I see Donald Glover and the Lion King, but I don't see Childish Gambino . . . could he not make it?

                                                                                • Khor Lie Wei
                                                                                  Khor Lie Wei  2 days back

                                                                                  6:42 hakuna matata you welcome.

                                                                                  • Roni Roshni
                                                                                    Roni Roshni  2 days back

                                                                                    Please do a community movie

                                                                                    • NwiekTM
                                                                                      NwiekTM  2 days back

                                                                                      let's be real:






                                                                                      kimmel sucks

                                                                                      • Charming nowhere to hide

                                                                                        6:42-7:18 I was hoping they'd jump in a lake at the end.

                                                                                        • The ADHD BOY
                                                                                          The ADHD BOY  2 days back

                                                                                          Terrible interviewer....

                                                                                          • Yateball
                                                                                            Yateball  2 days back

                                                                                            Set phasers to love me

                                                                                            • Rhett Reisman
                                                                                              Rhett Reisman  2 days back

                                                                                              This guy Donald is different

                                                                                            • Lauri Kosonen
                                                                                              Lauri Kosonen  2 days back

                                                                                              More like, "you're a meth actor". :D

                                                                                              • Geek The Girl
                                                                                                Geek The Girl  2 days back

                                                                                                People who don't let their kids watch tv love to tell you they don't let their kids watch tv.