- Donald Glover is the brother of Stephen Glover. They also worked together on Atlanta.
- Donald Glover voiced Miles Morales 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 and Brie Larson in Community.
- Donald Glover worked again with Jon Favreau in Solo: A Star Wars Story and The Lion King.
- 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 Solo: A Star Wars Story.