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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  • Angel Morales
    Angel Morales  22 minutes back

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

    • Raina Barnett
      Raina Barnett  3 hours back

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

      • BigBoss7777777
        BigBoss7777777  3 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  5 hours back

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

          • Shea la Cadena
            Shea la Cadena  6 hours back

            Glover kind of seems irritated each time Jimmy mentions Beyonce

            • Ashley Cheatham
              Ashley Cheatham  7 hours back

              We need another stand up special from Gambino

              • Sarah DIN
                Sarah DIN  10 hours back

                His humor is dry and intelligent reminds me of Richard Ayoade

                • Conner Lang
                  Conner Lang  13 hours back

                  I thought the movie was pretty good

                  • GunScott HDgaming
                    GunScott HDgaming  20 hours back

                    I never knew This is America guy can sing

                    • Timmy G
                      Timmy G  22 hours back

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

                      • Ruth Cuadrado
                        Ruth Cuadrado  22 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  23 hours 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  1 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  1 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  2 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

                                                                                                • howtoplaylist
                                                                                                  howtoplaylist  3 days back

                                                                                                  I only liked this video for the lion king clip