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J.B. Smoove Net Worth

J.B. Smoove Net Worth is
$2.5 Million,

J.B. Smoove Bio/Wiki 2018

J.B. Smoove is the stage name of Jerry Brooks. He’s an American writer, celebrity and also a renowned stand-up comedian. His net worth is $2.5 millions. The American writer studied at Norfolk State University in Virginia. He shortened his name to J.B. and added Smoove to his last name when he began performing as a stand-up comedian.

J.B. Smoove Net Worth $2.5 Million

J.B. Smoove is best recalled for his recurring roles on series like Everybody Hates Chris and Saturday Night Live. The American writer became renowned as an actor when he wrote for Saturday Night Live and received a Writers Guild of America Award in 2007. He’s also recurred in success series like Curb Your Enthusiasm and Til Death.

Besides these TV and stand-up shows, he has also featured in multiple films like With or Without You, Pootie Tang, We Bought a Zoo and much more. His first comedy special J.B. Smoove: that is How I Dooz It’ was created by Comedy Central in 2012.

Full NameJ. B. Smoove
Net Worth$2.5 Million,
Date Of Birth16 Dec 1965,
Place Of BirthPlymouth, NC, USA,
Height1.93 m
ProfessionT.V. Writer, Comedian, Film producer, Actor
EducationNorfolk State University,
SpouseShahidah Omar (m. 2007),
ParentsFloyd Brooks, Elizabeth Brooks
AwardsWriters Guild of America Award, WGA Award for Best Comedy/Variety, (Including Talk) Series - Television (2007),
NominationsNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (2014, 2012),
MoviesBarbershop: The Next Cut, The Smurfs 2, Top Five, The Sitter, Pootie Tang, We Bought a Zoo, Hall Pass, The Dictator, Mr. Deeds, Date Night, Search Party, Think Like A Man, Frankenhood, Almost Christmas, Movie 43, Dealin' with Idiots, Hell and Back, Hurricane Season, Monsters University
TV ShowsLast Comic Standing, The Millers, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Cedric the Entertainer Presents, Real Husbands of Hollywood
1Has one daughter.
2Best known for his role as Leon Black in Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000) (TV).
3Worked as a writer and was a recipient of the 2007 Writers Guild of America award for Best Comedy/Variety Series (Including Talk).
4Had recurring roles on Everybody Hates Chris (2005) (TV) and Saturday Night Live (2003-2005) (TV).
5Was raised in Mount Vernon, New York.
6Started using his stage name when he was a hip-hop dancer.


Going Places2017post-productionThe Mechanic
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2014-2017TV SeriesBebop Anton Zeck Grum
The Polka King2017
The 5th Quarter2016TV SeriesDoug Dripp / Gerald D. Lozenge
Almost Christmas2016Lonnie (as JB Smoove)
Conan2016TV SeriesPhantom of the Apollo
Transparent2016TV SeriesPorter
Epic Rap Battles of History2016TV Series shortFrederick Douglass
Fresh Off the Boat2015-2016TV SeriesBarry
Barbershop: The Next Cut2016One-Stop (as JB Smoove)
Life in Pieces2016TV SeriesDarryl
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Portal Power2016Video GameBebop (voice)
The Kicker2016TV MovieGil
Half-Shell Heroes: Blast to the Past2015TV MovieBebop (voice)
Hell and Back2015Sal the Demon (voice)
The Soul Man2015TV SeriesTerrell
The Millers2013-2015TV SeriesRay
Black Dynamite2011-2015TV SeriesThat Frog Kurtis / That Bastard Kurtis
Search Party2014Berk
Top Five2014Silk
Grand Theft Auto V2013Video GameDr. Ray De Angelo Harris (voice)
Clear History2013TV MovieJaspar
The Smurfs 22013Hackus (voice, as JB Smoove)
Dealin' with Idiots2013Coach Ted
Chicago Fire2013TV SeriesSergeant Pruitt
Kroll Show2013TV SeriesBasketball Player
A Haunted House2013Kisha's Stepdad (as JB Smoove)
Coogan Auto2013TV SeriesDel
Movie 432013Larry (segment "The Proposition")
The League2012TV SeriesDeRon
Louie2012TV SeriesGravedigger #2
The Front Desk2012TV Series
Leon's Guide to NYC2012Video shortLeon Black
The Dictator2012Funeral Usher
American Dad!2009-2012TV SeriesAirport Security Guard Tracy Bryant
Bent2012TV SeriesClem
Crispus Attucks: Today Was a Good Day2012Video short uncredited
Think Like a Man2012Bartender (as JB Smoove)
The Sitter2011Julio (as JB Smoove)
We Bought a Zoo2011Mr. Stevens (as JB Smoove)
Curb Your Enthusiasm2007-2011TV SeriesLeon Black
In the Flow with Affion Crockett2011TV SeriesiDaddy
Hall Pass2011Flats (as JB Smoove)
The Simpsons2011TV SeriesDJ Kwanzaa
Glenn Martin DDS2010TV SeriesCurtis / Uncle Dexter
'Til Death2008-2010TV SeriesKenny Westchester Kenneth Westchester
Date Night2010Cabbie
Hurricane Season2009Team Bus Driver
Castle2009TV SeriesNorman Jessup
Everybody Hates Chris2007-2008TV SeriesManny
Carpoolers2008TV SeriesParking Attendant
Untitled Kanye West HBO Project2008TV Movie
Saturday Night Live2003-2005TV SeriesTerrell / Guy / Football Player / ...
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2005TV SeriesQuantrel Jefferson
Cedric the Entertainer Presents2002-2003TV SeriesVarious
The Watermelon Heist2003Numbers
With or Without You2003Darnell
Ed2003TV SeriesAlvin
Mr. Deeds2002Reuben
Pootie Tang2001Trucky
ShortCuts2000TV SeriesCity Fellah (segment "Ugly Revenge")
Law & Order1998TV SeriesLevon
Tomorrow Night1998Mel the Mailman
Lesser Prophets1997Chucky (as JB Smoove)


Four Courses with J.B. Smoove2013TV Series
Funny as Hell2011-2013TV Series writer - 2 episodes
JB Smoove: That's How I Dooz It2012TV Special documentary writer
Saturday Night LiveTV Series writer - 59 episodes, 2003 - 2006 guest writer - 1 episode, 2007
Def Comedy Jam1995TV Series writer - 1 episode


Four Courses with J.B. Smoove2013TV Series executive producer
JB Smoove: That's How I Dooz It2012TV Special documentary executive producer - as JB Smoove
Uptown Comedy Club: The Birth of Hip Hop ComedyDocumentary co-executive producer completed


It's Never Just a Movie: Chris Rock and Top Five2014TV Movie documentary special thanks


The Real2017TV SeriesHimself - Guest Co-Host
Conan2011-2017TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Rich Eisen Show2016-2017TV SeriesHimself
Howie Mandel All-Star Comedy Gala2017TV SpecialHimself
Real Husbands of Hollywood2013-2016TV SeriesHimself
Made in Hollywood2014-2016TV SeriesHimself
Larry King Now2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Dr. Oz Show2016TV SeriesHimself
The Chew2015-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Today2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2016TV SeriesHimself
Harry2016TV SeriesHimself
Match Game2016TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Panelist
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee2016TV SeriesHimself
It's Not You, It's Men2016TV SeriesHimself
Talking Dead2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows2016TV SpecialHimself (as JB Smoove)
The Meredith Vieira Show2015-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Comedian
Late Night with Seth Meyers2016TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Game Night2015TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Player
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore2015TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Red Carpet Special2015TV SpecialHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2015TV SeriesHimself
The Wendy Williams Show2012-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The World Dog Awards2015TV SpecialHimself
Rachael Ray2014TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
The View2014TV SeriesHimself - Top Five
17th Annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor: Jay Leno2014TV MovieHimself
Delivery2014/IDocumentaryHimself - Comedian
Last Comic Standing2014TV SeriesHimself - Host
BET Awards 20142014TV SpecialHimself
The Soup2014TV SeriesHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show2013-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Last Call with Carson Daly2012-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
American Comedy Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
45th NAACP Image Awards2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2008-2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Katie2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
2013 BET Hip Hop Awards2013TV SpecialHimself
The Talk2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
BET Awards 20132013TV SpecialHimself
Gotham Comedy Live2013TV Series documentaryHimself - Host
Four Courses with J.B. Smoove2013TV SeriesHimself - Host
Quality Balls: The David Steinberg Story2013DocumentaryHimself
Funny as Hell2011-2013TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
The Burn with Jeff Ross2012-2013TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2004-2013TV SeriesHimself - Fantasy League Player / Himself / Himself - Guest
Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs2012TV MovieHimself
Top 100 Video Games of All Time2012TV MovieHimself
Watch What Happens: Live2012TV SeriesHimself
Russell Simmons Presents: The Ruckus2012TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Host / Comedian / ...
JB Smoove: That's How I Dooz It2012TV Special documentaryHimself - Comic (as JB Smoove)
NBC's New Year's Eve with Carson Daly2011TV MovieHimself
The Clios: World's Best Commercials2011TV MovieHimself - Host
Phunny Business: A Black Comedy2011DocumentaryHimself
2011 MTV Video Music Awards2011TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Comics Unleashed2007-2011TV SeriesHimself
The Marriage Ref2011TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Lopez Tonight2010TV SeriesHimself
Russell Simmons Presents: Stand-Up at the El Rey2010TV SeriesHimself - Host
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2010TV SeriesHimself
Cedric the Entertainer's Urban Circus2010TV Special documentaryHimself
Curb: The Discussion2010TV SeriesHimself
25 Things You Didn't Know About Curb Your Enthusiasm2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Bonnie Hunt Show2010TV SeriesHimself
America's Next Top Model2010TV SeriesHimself - Actor & Comedian
The Wanda Sykes Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Rise of the Radio Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Talkshow with Spike Feresten2008TV SeriesHimself
The Gong Show with Dave Attell2008TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Judge
Great Things About the Holidays2005TV MovieHimself
2005 BET Comedy Awards2005TV SpecialHimself
Ego Trip's Race-O-Rama2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Funny Money2003TV SeriesHimself
Def Comedy Jam1995TV SeriesHimself - Comedian

Won Awards

2007WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety - (Including Talk) SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)

Nominated Awards

2016BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a Feature FilmHell and Back (2015)
2014Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesReal Husbands of Hollywood (2013)
2012Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesCurb Your Enthusiasm (2000)

Known for movies

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