Glovers Release First Trailer For Atlanta
Previously known as Donald Glover before converting to stage name, “Childish Gambino”. Glover will revert back to original name, Donald Glover with his new TV show premiering this fall called Atlanta. Atlanta is a newly created show that will star Donald Glover and it is executively produced by Glover as well.
The show Atlanta, is about a young manager, Earnest “Earn” Marks (played by Glover) who is trying to get his cousin’s rap career off to a solid and consistent start. They are trying to manage the balance between the business life and the street life. A lot of portions of the show are based off of Donald Glover’s life when he was pursuing a rap career as Childish Gambino. Originally, before Donald Glover was known as Childish Gambino; he started off his entertainment career as a standup comedian. Glover ended up catching his first big break with a role on the NBC TV show, Community based students enrolled at a community college.
Since then he had small roles on 30 Rock, Magic Mike XXL and The Martian. Since 2011, Glover performed under the stage name, Childish Gambino and released two mixtapes and one album. He has enjoyed success from both avenues. But now, Glover stated that he wanted to focus more on his acting career.
Atlanta will premiere on September 6th on the FX Channel (Channel 45), make sure you tune in.