Donald Glover is a man of many talents. He is widely known for his performances as Troy Barnes in tv sitcom 'Community', tv series 'Atlanta', Spiderman: Homecoming and The Martian. Besides acting in movies and TV shows; Glover also dabbles in DJing (as mc DJ) and currently, he performs his music by the name 'Childish Gambino."
The 32-years old star is currently riding high on the success of his song "This Is America"; which has been viral in the social media for its gritty take on socio-political status in America.
As per the sources, Glover is currently engaged in a relationship with a woman named Michelle, whom he refers to as his 'partner'. He also has two children with his partner.
Details Of Donald Glover's Relationship with Michelle
Donald Glover is not only enjoying success in Hollywood; but also getting recognized for his musical talents, by the fans worldwide. His latest song "This Is America' is topping music chart worldwide for its gritty representation of American society, gun culture, and gun violence.
Currently, Donald is enjoying a happy life with his partner Michelle. Apparently, the couple has also brought two sons into this world. Glover had mentioned about his partner Michelle; while receiving 2017 Golden Globe Awards.
Glover won Golden Globe Awards 2017 for Best Actor in a Comedy Series for his work in “Atlanta' in January 2018. He was also awarded Critic's Choice award for the same category.
During his speech, he thanked his partner and revealed the name of his baby. In 2017, after receiving Emmy Awards, Glover had informed his fans that he is expecting a second child with his current partner.
According to the report, the couple met in the latter half of 2015. In 2016, they were photographed by Paparazzi, while on a shopping trip to Hawaii. Michelle was spotted with a baby bump. The couple became a parent of son Legend in early 2016.
It is also rumored they are currently living a low-key life in Glover's residence in an undisclosed location. In May 2016, the couple was seen with a baby on a trolley. Furthermore, Glover hasn't revealed the name of his second child.
Not much detail has been known about Donald Glover's relationship with Michelle as to their marital status. Some of his fans theorized that he may have got married to her secretly.
They have managed to keep their relationship secret from the media; as no one knows the details of how they met, where they live in and about their marital status.
Donald Glover and his partner seem to have immense love and respect towards each other. Glover doesn't forget to gush about Michelle during an interview.
In an interview, Donald Glover said of his partner,
'[Michelle's] great. She's good. Baby's born, so she's happier now.'
Selena Gomez tweeted about Glover's baby on her official Twitter. Here's that post.
SURPRISE! Donald Glover Is A Dad! The Star Welcomed His First Child With Mysterious GF… Months Ago!: Surprise! Childish Gambino has a child… pic.twitter.com/eMePmbhkNk— Selena Gomez (@SelenaGomesDC) October 11, 2016
Donald Glover prefers to keep his professional and personal life apart. He uses his Instagram to promote his works, films, reflect on his Hollywood journey. He doesn't share much about his private life in social media.
It seems that privacy is the main mantra for Glover and his partner.
But, once, he uploaded a certain photograph on his Instagram, which is claimed to be of his family. Here's that photograph.
At one point, Glover even completely wiped out his Twitter and Instagram accounts of all posts, excluding the trailer of his tv show 'Atlanta'.
Details of Hollywood Career of Donald Glover
Donald Glover produced his self-made mixtape called 'The Younger I Get' but dumped the project. He started DJing and producing music and mixes using the moniker 'MC D; which he changed as mcDJ / mc - DJ later. Glover was introduced to Hollywood by David Milner when he sent Glover sample spec script for the Simpson. Glover worked as a scriptwriter before starting his acting career.
He worked for Tina Fey as a scriptwriter for her project '30 Rock' from 2006 to 2009 at the age of 23. He was also given cameo roles in the show. Glover became part of sketch comedy group Derrick Comedy, and auditioned for various films and TV roles, as well.
In 2009, Glover made his film debut in ‘The Mystery Team'. But, it was his role as nerdy, childish guy named Troy Barnes in 'Community' that rose his popularity and status. The performances earned him several critical acclaims and award nominations.
Glover performed a 30-minute set on the stand-up showcase program 'Comedy Central Presents' in 2010.
He appeared in other films and TV shows such as The Lazarus Effect, Magic Mike XXL, The Martian, Girls, Atlanta, Saturday Night Live, etc.
As a musician-rapper, he has released three music albums, seven mixtapes and organized five tours.
His upcoming projects include season 2 of Atlanta, The Lion King remake, Solo: A Star Wars Story. The details of his projects are under wrap. He not only stars in the show but also serves as its creator, producer, director and co-writer of the show.
Quick Facts: Donald Glover
- Born Donald McKinley Glover to father Donald Glover, Sr. and mother Beverly Glover in California on September 25, 1983.
- Born in Kern County, California and raised in Stone Mountain, Georgia.
- Was raised as a Jehovah's Witness.
- Attended DeKalb School of the Arts.
- Graduated from the New York University Tisch School of the Arts with a degree in Dramatic Writing in 2006.
- His Zodiac sign is Libra and has American citizenship.
- His fans wanted to be cast as Spiderman in 'The Amazing Spiderman' supported by Stan Lee. But, sadly, the role went to Andrew Garfield.
- His first music album 'Camp' debuted at number 11 on the Billboard 200.
- Has been nominated for a total of thirty-seven awards, out of which he has won fifteen.
- His net worth is estimated to be around $ 12 million, in 2018.