Donald Glover is an American actor, writer, producer, director, comedian, rapper, singer, and songwriter.
He performs as a stage artist 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 23 to become a writer for the NBC comedy series 30 Rock. He later portrayed community college student Troy Barnes on the NBC sitcom Community.
He currently stars in the FX series Atlanta, which he also created, and for which he has garnered three 2017 Emmy nominations, for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series, and Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series.
In 2018, Glover received two Primetime Emmy Award nominations for his acting and directing work in Atlanta.