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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  • cold hearted
    cold hearted  13 minutes back

    I heard the movie sucks

    • Bob Jones
      Bob Jones  3 hours back

      Nice expressive singing out of a lion with no expression makes me uncomfortable

      • Guto Garrote Hernandes
        Guto Garrote Hernandes  11 hours back

        I like Kimmel, but he WOULDN'T LET GLOVER ANSWER QUESTIONS! Kept cutting him off, very annoying!

        • Nia Jones
          Nia Jones  13 hours back

          It’d be nice if Simba’s mouth actually moved while singing..😒

          • dominique danyel
            dominique danyel  14 hours back

            Lol he's hilarious

            • John Simmons
              John Simmons  15 hours back

              what can this guy NOT do?

              • Daniel Zuluaga
                Daniel Zuluaga  18 hours back

                Why this seems so scripted?

                • Fernando Gandara
                  Fernando Gandara  18 hours back

                  Waiting for atlanta!!!!

                  • Johann Schmidt
                    Johann Schmidt  19 hours back

                    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  21 hours back

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

                      • Emanuel Santos
                        Emanuel Santos  21 hours back

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

                        • dmc2020
                          dmc2020  22 hours back

                          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  24 hours back

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

                            • Camila Teixeira
                              Camila Teixeira  1 days back

                              Esse homem é tudo para mim

                              • Thayane Elias
                                Thayane Elias  1 days back

                                He's so funny 😂😂

                                • J H
                                  J H  1 days back

                                  at home throwing paper in a trash hahahahah

                                  • Rudament Producer
                                    Rudament Producer  1 days back

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

                                    • Wilma FistFit
                                      Wilma FistFit  1 days back

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

                                      • Angel Morales
                                        Angel Morales  1 days back

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

                                        • Raina Barnett
                                          Raina Barnett  2 days back

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

                                          • BigBoss7777777
                                            BigBoss7777777  2 days 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  2 days back

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

                                              • Shea la Cadena
                                                Shea la Cadena  2 days back

                                                Glover kind of seems irritated each time Jimmy mentions Beyonce

                                                • blue flux
                                                  blue flux  6 hours back

                                                  He literally praises her each time

                                              • Ashley Cheatham
                                                Ashley Cheatham  2 days back

                                                We need another stand up special from Gambino

                                                • Sarah DIN
                                                  Sarah DIN  2 days back

                                                  His humor is dry and intelligent reminds me of Richard Ayoade

                                                  • Conner Lang
                                                    Conner Lang  2 days back

                                                    I thought the movie was pretty good

                                                    • GunScott HDgaming
                                                      GunScott HDgaming  2 days back

                                                      I never knew This is America guy can sing

                                                      • Timmy G
                                                        Timmy G  2 days back

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

                                                        • Ruth Cuadrado
                                                          Ruth Cuadrado  2 days 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  2 days back

                                                            Gushers definitely hit.

                                                            • مرسي جاسر
                                                              مرسي جاسر  2 days back

                                                              The lion king stolen from anime kimba the white lion

                                                              • BlackSH0veldeath
                                                                BlackSH0veldeath  3 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  3 days back

                                                                  The original's on right now!

                                                                  • M D
                                                                    M D  3 days back

                                                                    Thumbs up just for the Gushers

                                                                    • Olivia Stecewcz
                                                                      Olivia Stecewcz  3 days back

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

                                                                      • ErinIona
                                                                        ErinIona  3 days back

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

                                                                        • Danial Shafiq
                                                                          Danial Shafiq  3 days back

                                                                          He was kinda trash in the movie. A trash simba

                                                                          • Nico Stefano
                                                                            Nico Stefano  3 days back

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

                                                                            • Yelena Maslova
                                                                              Yelena Maslova  3 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  3 days back

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

                                                                                • hewie
                                                                                  hewie  3 days back


                                                                                  talking about his son...


                                                                                  “Sorry, AIDS beats baby by this much”

                                                                                  • serious
                                                                                    serious  3 days back

                                                                                    Jimmy's transitions are crap

                                                                                    • Butt Why??
                                                                                      Butt Why??  3 days back

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

                                                                                      • J.Rene
                                                                                        J.Rene  3 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  3 days back

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

                                                                                          • Homeslice Brice
                                                                                            Homeslice Brice  4 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  4 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.