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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  • Yelena Maslova
    Yelena Maslova  56 minutes 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 hours back

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

      • hewie
        hewie  2 hours back


        talking about his son...


        “Sorry, AIDS beats baby by this much”

        • serious
          serious  4 hours back

          Jimmy's transitions are crap

          • Butt Why??
            Butt Why??  8 hours back

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

            • J.Rene
              J.Rene  9 hours 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  13 hours back

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

                • Homeslice Brice
                  Homeslice Brice  17 hours 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
                    Andres Ramirez Cartagena  17 hours back

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

                    • Proud Kiwi
                      Proud Kiwi  18 hours 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  18 hours back

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

                        • Channelblue123
                          Channelblue123  18 hours back

                          Does something about him just seem geniusly😍

                          • Emerald Stuff
                            Emerald Stuff  18 hours back

                            IT MEANS NO FURRIES DONALD

                            • lola llowerty
                              lola llowerty  19 hours back

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

                              • Zyphent
                                Zyphent  20 hours back

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

                                • Legolover903
                                  Legolover903  21 hours back

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

                                  • djjoelb48
                                    djjoelb48  23 hours 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  23 hours back

                                      Donald Glover ON Beyoncé?!?!

                                      • Arthur Morgan 2019
                                        Arthur Morgan 2019  1 days back

                                        Donald Glover has a ton of voice cracks in that

                                        • katie b ꨄ
                                          katie b ꨄ  1 days back

                                          i am very confused

                                          • God Child
                                            God Child  1 days back

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

                                            • Miss Pocket
                                              Miss Pocket  1 days back

                                              Bino is bae 4evaaa💖🥰💖

                                              • BossTeamEntertainment
                                                BossTeamEntertainment  1 days back

                                                DONALD GENIUS GLOVER. GREAT INTERVIEW. SNAZZY OUTFIT!

                                                • peachmelba1000
                                                  peachmelba1000  1 days back

                                                  Movie looks baaaaad

                                                  • the Extras
                                                    the Extras  1 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  2 days back

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

                                                      • eeeVeee
                                                        eeeVeee  2 days back

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

                                                        • howtoplaylist
                                                          howtoplaylist  2 days back

                                                          I only liked this video for the lion king clip

                                                          • Benny Love
                                                            Benny Love  2 days back

                                                            His swagg is litty and I love the sarcasm

                                                            • Aaron Ray
                                                              Aaron Ray  2 days back

                                                              Interview going awful

                                                              • Brian Otieno
                                                                Brian Otieno  2 days back

                                                                lol.its ma-ta-ta

                                                                not m'-tata

                                                                • Valverde Arts
                                                                  Valverde Arts  2 days back


                                                                  • MD
                                                                    MD  2 days back

                                                                    I love this guy! Esp love his dry sense of humour

                                                                    • Max
                                                                      Max  2 days back

                                                                      Yeah, it'd be reaching not to like this guy. Good stuff

                                                                      • Jackson Tenise
                                                                        Jackson Tenise  2 days back

                                                                        I cannot take him seriously in this costume... this is hilarious!!!

                                                                        • Natasha Makoso
                                                                          Natasha Makoso  2 days back

                                                                          if gushers dont send this man a lifetime supply..

                                                                          • Kay
                                                                            Kay  3 days back

                                                                            I’ll fight anyone who who trashes Donald Glover or The Lion King live action. Jk, but not really.

                                                                            • Essenic
                                                                              Essenic  3 days back


                                                                              • Young Goggles
                                                                                Young Goggles  3 days back

                                                                                My boy Donald. ATLANTA

                                                                                • 10haybaybay1
                                                                                  10haybaybay1  3 days back

                                                                                  omg he is such a funny guy and i love his general personality, it's so nonchalant but hilarious.

                                                                                  • LOVER LINK
                                                                                    LOVER LINK  3 days back

                                                                                    if i had a time machine id bring this film back in time and tell everyone we trained talking animals

                                                                                    • Lina Horn
                                                                                      Lina Horn  3 days back

                                                                                      hes the best celebrity

                                                                                      • TheSoulfulGeneration
                                                                                        TheSoulfulGeneration  3 days back

                                                                                        Is it just me or does his costume look more like a meerkat than a lion.

                                                                                        • Meena J
                                                                                          Meena J  3 days back

                                                                                          Love his humor 😂😂🙌🏿🙌🏿

                                                                                          • Kay Bennett
                                                                                            Kay Bennett  3 days back

                                                                                            Kimmel is triggering in this interview. I need a break from people after watching this.. Yikes.

                                                                                            • Sayra Hicar
                                                                                              Sayra Hicar  3 days back

                                                                                              I'm seeing Earn

                                                                                              • Playboii VastMusic
                                                                                                Playboii VastMusic  3 days back

                                                                                                Abbey road ? ..... im going to go buy all the plugins now

                                                                                                • Tina Su
                                                                                                  Tina Su  3 days back

                                                                                                  i see so much of troy from community in this interview lol