Daniel Glover Interview: “I watched some 70s films. To get the context of Lando then and why he was cool then. He is still very cool…”

Mellow – that’s a way to describe Donald Glover, even though he bears the burden of one of the most iconic roles in the Star Wars universe and is now in the centre of an international media whirlwind thanks to his provocative This is America video. But the 35-year-old, clad in comfy beige sweater and pants, seems unfazed by this attention, answers with a wry smile and sharp intellectual focus…

Lando was your first Star Wars toy. To what extent was he an icon to you and your friends, being the only black guy in the universe?

GLOVER: I was probably too young to really care.

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