‘Community’ Star Joel McHale Reveals Donald Glover Is Ready to Make the Long-Awaited Movie

by Jeremy Spirogis
Donald Glover and Joel McHale in

Joel McHale lately handled Community followers with some nice information. He revealed that together with the remainder of the forged, and sequence author Dan Harmon,  Donald Glover is on board to return as Troy Barnes for a Community film.

Donald Glover and Joel McHale in 'Community'
Donald Glover and Joel McHale in ‘Community’ | Harper Smith/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal through Getty Images

‘Community’ followers have been ready for #sixseasonsandamovie

Community aired for six seasons, however the sequence didn’t have the smoothest of runs. After its first two critically acclaimed seasons, the present went on hiatus throughout its third. Angry followers echoed Abed’s (Danny Pudi) name for six seasons and a film on social media till the sequence returned for Season 4. 

But when the present got here again, creator Dan Harmon was out as showrunner, and Chevy Chase stepped down from his position as Pierce Hawthorne. Harmon returned in Season 5, however by that point, Donald Glover had determined to depart the present. 

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Community was canceled by NBC after Season 5. However, Yahoo swooped in to choose it up for its sixth and last season. But ever for the reason that sequence finale aired in 2015, followers have stored their hopes of a Community film alive.

Yvette Nicole Brown confirms the forged is prepared for a ‘Community’ film

In an interview with Pop Culture, Community star Yvette Nicole Brown confirmed the forged is able to get began on a film. She famous that this may be a good time as a result of Glover — who has been busy with blockbuster tasks like Atlanta, Solo: A Star Wars Story, and his Childish Gambino music — might be free because of the pandemic.

“I’ve always joked and said that if we were going to do it, now would have been the time because everybody’s free,” Brown stated. “If you’re making an attempt to get Donald Glover, you higher get him in the course of the pandemic. But that joke apart, 100% we’re going to do it.

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“It’s always been about scheduling and never desires,” she added. “As soon as Dan writes it or one of the other great writers writes it, and we all can find a time on this calendar — where everybody can set aside a month to do it — 100% we would do it.”

Joel McHale says Donald Glover is on board

In his current look on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Joel McHale revealed that there’s a very good probability that followers will get the Community film they’ve been asking for. And he additionally famous that Glover agreed to do the movie once they reunited for his or her digital desk learn in April. 

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“There is a good chance, I think, because on the Zoom, everyone got asked, and Donald said he would do it,” McHale informed Fallon. “And he’s the busiest man in show business. Then Dan’s gotta write it — If Dan writes it, it sounds like people will make themselves available.”

Hopefully, in between writing for his Emmy Award-winning present, Rick and Morty, Harmon will discover a while to work on a Community film. Meanwhile, understanding the forged, together with Glover is on board, followers can maintain their hopes for #sixseasonsandamovie alive.

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