"And yeah, that was the inspiration for Season 2", Glover said.
"Atlanta" premiered in 2016 but took a hiatus in 2017 while Glover, who created and stars in the series, took part in the filming of a "Star Wars" spinoff movie about the early life of popular character Han Solo.
The cable network announced premiere dates for several of its shows, including Season 2 of the Emmy-nominated comedy "Atlanta" and the final season of Emmy-nominated "The Americans". Packages will get stolen off porches, where we were shooting my neighbor got her auto stolen. When we were there shooting my neighbor got her auto stolen off her driveway. It's a very intense and desperate time. While the accolades piled up and Glover's career took off, was quietly working on Atlanta Season 2, which has a new title: Atlanta Robbin' Season.
So what does Robbin' Season mean?
"Even the title Robbin' Season is sort of setting up the audience to approach the show differently, and it's putting a different frame around the show", said director Hiro Murai. We weren't trying to think about it in terms of sitcoms or tropes or what has come before it. We just had 30 minutes to do whatever we wanted. It's just kind of tense and desperate times.
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"Robbin Season" is not just the backdrop of the season, it's also an opportunity to tackle the issue of social mobility - or lack thereof - in the black community in Atlanta.
The highly experimental and stylized show was an instant hit with both viewers and critics, as Atlanta earned award after award. "We always kept trying to do something different for the new season".
Specifically, the creator, writer and executive producer revealed, the Tiny Toon Adventures: How I Spent My Vacation was the source of inspiration.
"It's a really good show", Donald says as the room of critics erupts in laughter at his revelation. "You laugh, but Tiny Toons Adventures was fantastic".
If you haven't figured it out already, Donald Glover is a Wizard. "You enjoy them more when they're all together, but you can also enjoy them in bits", Glover said.