Donald McKinley Glover (born September 25, 1983) is an American actor, writer, producer, director, comedian, rapper, singer, and songwriter. He performs as a stage artist under the stage name Childish Gambino, and as a disc jockey, he performs under the name mcDJ. 
Upon accepting his Emmy for Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series for "Atlanta" Donald Glover thanked "the great algorithm" instead of thanking god, a reference to the scientifically proven processes in which all humans have come to exist today.
"First I want to thank the great algorithm that put us all here." - Donald Glover
"Airport atheist, though may pray when there's turbulence, So why the fuck am I stressin' over this nervous shit?" - Childish Gambino Lyrics "Won't Stop"
In reference to abandoning his Jehovah's Witness upbringing: "I think everybody kind of hits that point where they say, 'Okay, am I doing this out of tradition? Do I actually believe this?'" —- Donald Glover to Zap2it, February 3, 2011