Donald Glover on Beyoncé, The Lion King & Childish Gambino

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  • Published on: 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: 40

  • Johann Schmidt
    Johann Schmidt   37 minuts ago

    Who writes these interview questions? Donald was bored asf by what was asked, and so was I about 4 min in... Sean from Hot Ones has ruined me... I can no longer watch borning celeb interviews where the interviewer doesn't care about the guest haha.

  • Marko Popović
    Marko Popović   1 hours ago

    oh! that's not that tuxedo dress guy from the Oscars … keep mixing them :D

  • Emanuel Santos
    Emanuel Santos   2 hours ago

    Nala: Do you slay lions?Simba: Well.. This is America

  • dmc2020
    dmc2020   3 hours ago

    All the Beyoncé questions struck me as extremely disrespectful. Nauseatingly so. I don’t know squat about Beyoncé. I mean, perhaps I could pick her out of a small lineup, but Glover is wickedly talented, like on the order of creative genius, judging by some of his work. Awful interview 🙄

  • Matthew Gower
    Matthew Gower   4 hours ago

    Part of the reason I like Glover so much is because of how down to earth he is.

  • J H
    J H   6 hours ago

    at home throwing paper in a trash hahahahah

  • Rudament Producer
    Rudament Producer   7 hours ago

    He's actually way funnier than I expect everytime he speaks. Lol.

  • Wilma FistFit
    Wilma FistFit   14 hours ago

    Ugh wtf was that clip. I thought it was supposed to be realistic

  • Angel Morales
    Angel Morales   15 hours ago

    He was way too upset about the interview. The part of ''this is a script for Atlanta'' reveals it

  • BigBoss7777777
    BigBoss7777777   17 hours ago

    This guy absolutely sucked as Simba, completely forgettable performance. And you can barely even hear him in the 'Can you feel the love tonight'. Overrated.

  • brownsugarglamour
    brownsugarglamour   20 hours ago

    He’s kinda like a more present/talkative Kanye during interviews LOL

  • Shea la Cadena
    Shea la Cadena   20 hours ago

    Glover kind of seems irritated each time Jimmy mentions Beyonce

  • Sarah DIN
    Sarah DIN   1 days ago

    His humor is dry and intelligent reminds me of Richard Ayoade

  • Timmy G
    Timmy G   1 days ago

    I love Donald's super dry sense of humor. He's hilarious, not to mention mega talented!!

  • Ruth Cuadrado
    Ruth Cuadrado   1 days ago

    Am I the only one who is not fascinated by or even interested in Beyonce? I don’t dislike her but she feels so overhyped that it takes away her charm

  • BlackSH0veldeath
    BlackSH0veldeath   1 days ago

    God damn. My niggas beard is on point I didn't even realize this remake was happening. The animation looks absolutely incredible tho. I may actually see this. And Billy eichner and Seth Rogan as timone and pumba is awesome. Great casting on this film

  • M D
    M D   1 days ago

    Thumbs up just for the Gushers

  • Olivia Stecewcz
    Olivia Stecewcz   1 days ago

    I don’t think people realize how hilarious Donald Glover is

  • ErinIona
    ErinIona   1 days ago

    Seriously getting the impression Donald doesn't like Beyonce and I love it XD

  • Danial Shafiq
    Danial Shafiq   1 days ago

    He was kinda trash in the movie. A trash simba

  • Nico Stefano
    Nico Stefano   1 days ago

    dissapointed, I felt like Nalaa was going to sing all the single ladies

  • Yelena Maslova
    Yelena Maslova   2 days ago

    I just watched the Lion King remake and I was pretty sad about how poorly Donald Performed. His characterization of Simba was very emotionless. All of his lines felt rushed and empty.

  • Miguel Orantes
    Miguel Orantes   2 days ago

    Buddy your laugh is so fake and soooo fukin annoying ehhhhhh ehhhhhh ehhh ehhh e e e Brutal man

  • hewie
    hewie   2 days ago

    Donald: talking about his son...Me:“Sorry, AIDS beats baby by this much”

  • serious
    serious   2 days ago

    Jimmy's transitions are crap

  • Butt Why??
    Butt Why??   2 days ago

    They should've just used human actors instead of animals.

  • J.Rene
    J.Rene   2 days ago

    The movie suck. Voices were too plain. No joy in them. The movie would of been better with no voices. Ahahaha.

  • Hello Lipsey
    Hello Lipsey   2 days ago

    Idk but he's giving me Kanye vibes pre-Kardashian 🤷🏿

  • Homeslice Brice
    Homeslice Brice   2 days ago

    Its crazy. He was doing the voice of Simba back when Solo was still new. It's crazy how long these things take and how they keep it all a secret until the trailer is released.

  • Proud Kiwi
    Proud Kiwi   2 days ago

    I have to say Beyonce and Gambino sung beautifully. Loved their melodies together. But as far as voice acting went they were definitely not the best actors for the job. Disney should have casted actual voice actors or better actors who can voice better. These two were just lucky they were black.