- Donald Glover voiced Miles Morales/Spider-Man in Ultimate Spider-Man. Glover inspired the creation of the character when Brian Michael Bendis saw him wearing a Spider-Man costume in the Community episode "Anthropology 101".
- Donald Glover previously worked with Martin Starr in Community.
- Donald Glover is one of the actors to portray characters for both Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm, both of which are owned by Walt Disney Pictures. He will portray Lando Calrissian in an upcoming Star Wars anthology film focusing on Han Solo.
- Donald Glover will work again with Jon Favreau in The Lion King.
- Donald Glover will be a showrunner, executive producer and writer of a Deadpool-centric animated series produced by FXX.