FX Donald Glover Rap Pilot ‘Atlanta’ Gets Official Order

by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 12, 2014 @ 3:29 PM
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It’s been a good long while since ‘Community’ star Donald Glover was announced to develop an FX comedy based on the Atlanta rap scene, but ‘Atlanta’ is here at last. The cable network has officially ordered a pilot episode for Glover’s new series, releasing a few new plot details as well.

'Community' Vet Donald Glover to Write and Star in FX Music Comedy 'Atlanta'

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 6, 2013 @ 12:34 PM
Well, this is an odd play for the Trade Federation. Just weeks after 'Community' fans had their hearts broken to learn that Donald Glover would take a reduced role in season 5 to focus on his music career as "Childish Gambino," Glover has been announced to return to TV to write, executive producer and star in his own music-themed FX comedy, 'Atlanta.' Cue Troy crying face!