Donald Glover - why nerds are achievers | The A.V. Club interview
Donald Glover recently spoke to The A.V. Club about why nerds are achievers, how he figures out whether something is funny, and what it was like pursuing stand-up even though it meant leaving a job where he “pooped Emmys.” [Read More]
For Donald Glover, 'Community' Is Only Part of His Comedy | NY Times
“Usually, when writers tell you they want to pursue performing, you want to tell them to keep their day jobs. But with Donald, I had to agree that his talent, youth and handsomeness were not to be wasted sitting on my living room floor.” - Tina Fey [Read More]
Comedian Bret Ernst to host dating show on Oxygen | Punchline Magazine Blog
Comedian Bret Ernst, who’s profile has risen in recent years, thanks, in part to his appearance on Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Comedy Show movie, will be the host of Love Games: Bad Girls Need Love Too, a new reality show set to air on the Oxygen network. [Read More]
Comedy Death Ray and I Love Movies This Week (recap) | Comedy Is Dead
Boy oh boy, did you miss a great night of comedy in Los Angeles! It may be cold and rainy, but the crowds certainly didn't seem to mind. [Read More]
"Community" Star Donald Glover on Comedy, Critical Acclaim and "30 Rock" | WSJ
Donald Glover, 26, plays Troy Barnes, a former prom king and high-school quarterback, who takes classes at Greendale Community College, opposite Joel McHale and Chevy Chase. Speakeasy spoke to Glover about the show. [Read More]
Martin Lawrence producing TV One comedy "Love That Girl!" | THR
Martin Lawrence is returning to TV, executive producing an African-American comedy for cable network TV One. The project is the latest effort by independent producers to serve an audience on cable that's been largely neglected by studios and broadcasters since the merger of the WB and UPN. Without so much as a pilot order, writer-director Bentley Kyle Evans ("Martin," "The Jamie Foxx Show") shot four episodes of "Love That Girl!" The comedy stars Tatyana Ali ("The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," "TV O... [Read More]
Donald Glover of Community and Derrick Comedy's Mystery Team - Interview on The Sound of Young America | Maximum Fun
Donald Glover is an actor, writer and comedian. He left a writing job on NBC's 30 Rock to take an acting gig on Community. His sketch comedy group, Derrick Comedy, just released their first feature film, Mystery Team. He also performs standup comedy - his first Comedy Central special premiers in March. [Read More]
Jennifer Love Hewitt Sells Shirts at Jamie Kennedy's Comedy Show | People
When Ghost Whisperer star Jamie Kennedy performed his standup act over the weekend at Comix comedy club in New York City, he got some over-the-top help from girlfriend and co-star Jennifer Love Hewitt. She posed for pictures with fans - and worked the merchandise table selling Kennedy's T-shirts and DVDs. [Read More]
Donald Glover, Comedian - Gothamist interview
People around comedy have been saying "it's gonna happen" for Donald Glover for a long time now. His first job merely months after graduating from NYU was writing for 30 Rock just as it was getting started. Now he's leaving that job to step in front of the camera as a cast member in The Community, a sitcom set at a community college he stars in alongside Joel McHale and Chevy Chase. It's one of two new pilots that have already been picked up by NBC for fall, which means we'll be losing Donald an... [Read More]
Donald Glover of Howard & Leslie - Comic Vs. Audience Interview
Donald Glover is one of the rising young stars in American comedy. He's a stand-up comedian who performs regularly in New York and he's 1/3rd of Derrick, one of the best sketch comedy groups in the world today. Derrick has recently made a feature film entitled The Mystery Team which should appear at theaters sometime in the near future. And he also writes for 30 Rock, which you probably have heard of despite its low-profile. [Read More]