Donald Glovers’s Many Talents

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Donald Glovers’s Many Talents

James Kim, Staff Writer

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You may know Donald Glover rapping with the stage name, “Childish Gambino”, or DJing with the name “mcDJ”. In 2012 his single, “Heartbeat” was nominated for MTV’s Best Hip-Hop Music Video. Two years later, “3005” was nominated for the same award. In 2015, “3005” was also nominated for “best rap performance”. That same year, his album “Because the Internet” was nominated for the Grammy Award for “best rap album”.

You may know him for cracking jokes as a stand-up comedian. He has released several stand-up specials, including “Weirdo” and “Comedy Central Presents”.

You might also recognize him as Troy Barnes from the TV show, “Community”. Troy was a high school jock and prom king who declined top universities because he could not handle the pressure. He chose Greendale Community College and brought his jock status along with him. He eventually transformed into a goofy nerd because of the influence of his new friends. At the same time one of his friends passed away, he was given the opportunity to go on a sailing trip around the world. He said bye to his friends and it was inferred that he was later taken hostage by pirates. Donald Glover had been awarded for his role as Troy. In 2012, he had won/been part of “Breakout Breakthrough Performer of the Year”, “Best TV Ensemble”, “Best Cast in a Comedy Series”, and “Favourite Ensemble”.

As of 2018, he will be joining the “Star Wars” franchise. He will play the role of “Lando Calrissian”, “in his formative years as a scoundrel on the rise in the galaxy’s underworld”. This role was previously played by Billy Dee Williams. The directors will be lucky to have an actor as talented as Glover, as he will hopefully be offered more roles in the future. All in all Donald Glover is a very talented entertainer who excels in several abilities. You will be able to see him on the stage, on tv, or in the

All in all Donald Glover is a very talented entertainer who excels in several abilities. You will be able to see him on the stage, on TV, or in the theater. Glover is a versatile person who has a bright future of entertainment ahead of him.

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