Donald Glover on Beyoncé, The Lion King & Childish Gambino

  • 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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  • Wilma FistFit
    Wilma FistFit  2 hours back

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

    • Angel Morales
      Angel Morales  2 hours back

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

      • Raina Barnett
        Raina Barnett  5 hours back

        11:01 he looks so insanelyyy bored!!!!

        • BigBoss7777777
          BigBoss7777777  5 hours back

          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  7 hours back

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

            • Shea la Cadena
              Shea la Cadena  7 hours back

              Glover kind of seems irritated each time Jimmy mentions Beyonce

              • Ashley Cheatham
                Ashley Cheatham  9 hours back

                We need another stand up special from Gambino

                • Sarah DIN
                  Sarah DIN  12 hours back

                  His humor is dry and intelligent reminds me of Richard Ayoade

                  • Conner Lang
                    Conner Lang  15 hours back

                    I thought the movie was pretty good

                    • GunScott HDgaming
                      GunScott HDgaming  22 hours back

                      I never knew This is America guy can sing

                      • Timmy G
                        Timmy G  24 hours back

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

                        • Ruth Cuadrado
                          Ruth Cuadrado  24 hours back

                          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

                          • Edna Louis
                            Edna Louis  1 days back

                            Gushers definitely hit.

                            • مرسي جاسر
                              مرسي جاسر  1 days back

                              The lion king stolen from anime kimba the white lion

                              • BlackSH0veldeath
                                BlackSH0veldeath  1 days back

                                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

                                • Gregorio Mangisel II
                                  Gregorio Mangisel II  1 days back

                                  The original's on right now!

                                  • M D
                                    M D  1 days back

                                    Thumbs up just for the Gushers

                                    • Olivia Stecewcz
                                      Olivia Stecewcz  1 days back

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

                                      • ErinIona
                                        ErinIona  1 days back

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

                                        • Danial Shafiq
                                          Danial Shafiq  1 days back

                                          He was kinda trash in the movie. A trash simba

                                          • Nico Stefano
                                            Nico Stefano  1 days back

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

                                            • Yelena Maslova
                                              Yelena Maslova  2 days back

                                              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 back

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

                                                • hewie
                                                  hewie  2 days back


                                                  talking about his son...


                                                  “Sorry, AIDS beats baby by this much”

                                                  • serious
                                                    serious  2 days back

                                                    Jimmy's transitions are crap

                                                    • Butt Why??
                                                      Butt Why??  2 days back

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

                                                      • J.Rene
                                                        J.Rene  2 days back

                                                        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 back

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

                                                          • Homeslice Brice
                                                            Homeslice Brice  2 days back

                                                            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.

                                                            • Andres Ramirez Cartagena

                                                              I always think he must miss Abella Anderson hehehe. Lucky Danny!

                                                              • Proud Kiwi
                                                                Proud Kiwi  2 days back

                                                                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.

                                                                • PrOd Délices
                                                                  PrOd Délices  2 days back

                                                                  In the interview, with his head covered, Donald Glover looks and talks like Ben Affleck’s younger black brother.

                                                                  • Channelblue123
                                                                    Channelblue123  2 days back

                                                                    Does something about him just seem geniusly😍

                                                                    • Emerald Stuff
                                                                      Emerald Stuff  2 days back

                                                                      IT MEANS NO FURRIES DONALD

                                                                      • lola llowerty
                                                                        lola llowerty  2 days back

                                                                        I'll just leave my comment up under the lion channel not here ..wake up people

                                                                        • Zyphent
                                                                          Zyphent  2 days back

                                                                          Dude is so sharp. "Will there be animals there? ""...well it IS Hollywood"

                                                                          • Legolover903
                                                                            Legolover903  2 days back

                                                                            *Looks at the credits*
                                                                            “lOnG LIvE ThE KiNG”

                                                                            • djjoelb48
                                                                              djjoelb48  2 days back

                                                                              i personally didn't like his singing of Can You Feel The Love Tonight. close to horrible imo. other than that. it was a great movie.

                                                                              • Spice Lad
                                                                                Spice Lad  3 days back

                                                                                Donald Glover ON Beyoncé?!?!

                                                                                • Arthur Morgan 2019
                                                                                  Arthur Morgan 2019  3 days back

                                                                                  Donald Glover has a ton of voice cracks in that

                                                                                  • katie b ꨄ
                                                                                    katie b ꨄ  3 days back

                                                                                    i am very confused

                                                                                    • God Child
                                                                                      God Child  3 days back

                                                                                      Bro this nigga acts does music and does comedy tell me he’s not the goat 🐐🔥🔥💩🙃🙃

                                                                                      • Miss Pocket
                                                                                        Miss Pocket  3 days back

                                                                                        Bino is bae 4evaaa💖🥰💖

                                                                                        • BossTeamEntertainment
                                                                                          BossTeamEntertainment  3 days back

                                                                                          DONALD GENIUS GLOVER. GREAT INTERVIEW. SNAZZY OUTFIT!

                                                                                          • peachmelba1000
                                                                                            peachmelba1000  3 days back

                                                                                            Movie looks baaaaad

                                                                                            • the Extras
                                                                                              the Extras  3 days back

                                                                                              The movie is utter garbage, it’s lion king animated without emotion, songs shortened or removed and bad casting. Donald Glover and Beyoncé are honestly the two worst voices in the movie.

                                                                                              • Leona charissa
                                                                                                Leona charissa  3 days back

                                                                                                Troy Barnes did so well when he left Community college huh?

                                                                                                • eeeVeee
                                                                                                  eeeVeee  3 days back

                                                                                                  lion king was trash. beyonce was trash. ill stick to the original