Donald Glover Signs Long-Term Amazon Deal, Former First Daughter Malia Obama Joins Writing Team

Donald Glover Signs Long-Term Amazon Deal, Former First Daughter Malia Obama Joins Writing Team

Donald Glover Signs Long-Term Amazon Deal, Former First Daughter Malia Obama Joins Writing Team

Writer/actor Donald Glover, who, at times, is also a rapper who goes by the moniker Childish Gambino, has signed a massive long-term deal with Amazon.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Atlanta creator has exited his deal with the Disney-owned FX for a multiple-year, eight-figure overall deal with Amazon. In related news, it looks like President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama’s oldest daughter will be working for their Netflix competitor as Malia Barack will reportedly be on Glover’s writing team for a forthcoming project Glover is working on.

Fans of his FX show, Atlanta, have nothing to worry about as the award-winning comedy has already been renewed for seasons three and four. Production for the upcoming season will be starting next month. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, filming hasn’t taken place but the two upcoming seasons will reportedly be filmed back-to-back in order to return the popular comedy back on air as soon as possible.

Fans of the show haven’t seen any new episodes haven’t seen new episodes since the series last aired in May 2018.

It was recently reported on IGN that there is a series already in the midst of production for Amazon Studios. A series titled Hive, which is rumored to revolve around a Beyoncé-like public figure is already in the works, for which Malia may have been recruited.

There was also a recent announcement of a remake of Mr. and Mrs. Smith that starred Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt. This will feature Glover and Fleabag’s Phoebe Waller-Bridge reprising the roles while they both executive produce the film. Waller-Bridge posted the ‘preview’ on her Instagram account.

“Introducing the new Mr. & Mrs. Smith 🔥

“Series Co created with Francesca Sloane New Regency + @amazonstudios from the minds of PWB X @childishgambino ✨ Coming to your screens in 2022 👀”

Donald Glover Signs Long-Term Amazon Deal, Former First Daughter Malia Obama Joins Writing Team

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