Fact: Actor Ian Kenny has joined the cast of Disney's Han Solo movie. Kenny, who had a role in the critically acclaimed movie Sing Street, will star alongside Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover, Emilia Clarke, Woody Harrelson and Thandie Newton. Details of Kenny's role have not yet been released.
Quote: "I'm trying not to have a house. I got rid of most of my clothes and stuff, because I've been reading a lot of Tao lately." Actor/rapper Donald Glover is attempting a simpler way of life.
Quote: "I got waxed... I don't know how people do it... As soon as it happened, I started laughing because the pain was so intense." Actor/rapper Donald Glover couldn't stand the hair removal process he had to go through in preparation for his upcoming role in stripper film Magic Mike Xxl.
Quote: "I used it a lot in college to get out of certain classes... People would be like, 'You're Danny's kid!' and I'd be like, 'Yeah... do I pass this class?'. (But) no, no relation. My dad works for the post office... I haven't (met Danny) yet... I really wanna meet him. I love Lethal Weapon!" Actor/rapper Donald Glover used to take advantage of false rumours suggesting he is the son of movie veteran Danny Glover.
Quote: "I'd always be honoured to play Spider-Man, but I'm leaving it to them (producers). Campaigning's part of life, but for me, I've got a lot of stuff that I'm really excited about, and dropping it all... of course it'd be an honour." Actor/rapper Donald Glover isn't pushing to become the superhero anymore after famously launching an Internet campaign to become the first black Spider-Man in 2010. He lost the role to Andrew Garfield.
Fact: Actor/writer Donald Glover is set to make a return to the small screen in a new series about the rap scene in his hometown of Atlanta, Georgia. Glover, who created the show named Atlanta, will serve as an executive producer, will also star in the series.
Quote: "I think the biggest, s**ttiest thing that came out of me leaving Community is people being like, 'He wants to go do music.' I think people think I hated Community, and I just wanted more time to some other projects that I felt like if I didn't do now, it would be a detriment. But I would love to make a film. I'd love to make a video game, more apps, I just want to do a bunch of stuff." Actor/rapper Donald Glover has no plans to quit acting, despite leaving his role on U.S. comedy series Community after five seasons earlier this year (Jan14).