Smoove is an American actor and comedian known for being on Saturday Night Live and starring in Curb Your Enthusiasm. The JB Smoove net worth figure is $4 million as of 2022.
Early Life and Bio
|Jerry Angelo Brooks
|Birth Date / Age
|December 16, 1965 / 56 Years Old
|Plymouth, North Carolina, USA
|Source of Wealth
|Acting / Comedy
|Married To Shahidah Omar
|6 ft. 4 in. / 193 cm.
Jerry Angelo Brooks was born in December of 1965 in Plymouth, North Carolina to parents Floyd and Elizabeth. He spent time living in Plymouth with his mother and extended maternal family before moving to Mount Vernon, New York at the age of three.
Tragically, his father passed away from diabetes when Smoove was 15 years old. He and his two younger brothers were raised in the Levister Towers housing projects.
Smoove graduated from Mount Vernon High School in 1983 before enrolling at Norfolk State University to study engineering and graphic design.
Before comedy, Smoove was a perfume formulator and sold fire extinguishers door-to-door.
JB Smoove Net Worth and Career
Early on, Smoove had recurring roles on Everybody Hates Chris and Saturday Night Live. Since 2007, he has been a regular cast member on the HBO comedy Curb Your Enthusiasm.
As far as movie roles go, Smoove has appeared in films like Mr. Deeds, Date Night, Hall Pass, We Bought a Zoo, The Sitter, Think Like a Man, The Dictator, Barbershop: The Next Cut, Spider-Man: Far From Home, Spider-Man: No Way Home, and many others.
Moreover, his other main television roles came in shows such as ‘Til Death, Bent, The Millers, Real Husbands of Hollywood, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Harley Quinn, and Woke.
Furthermore, Smoove has recently become the national spokesperson for Caesars Sportbook.
Smoove’s other appearances came in hosting Four Courses With JB Smoove on the MSG Network, hosting Last Comic Standing, competing on Hell’s Kitchen, as well as on The Masked Singer.
JB Smoove Instagram and Twitter
Currently, the comedian possesses about 330 thousand Instagram followers. To go along with that, Smoove has another 149 thousand followers on his Twitter account as of July 2022.
Commendably, Smoove has been serving on the board of directors of the Boys & Girls Club of Mount Vernon for many years. In 2017, he emceed the Boys and Girls Clubs Future Leaders Gala in California.
The comic married singer Shahidah Omar in 2007 and they have been together living in Los Angeles ever since. Though not having children with one another, Smoove does have a daughter from a previous relationship.
Smoove played in the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game on the “home” team in North Carolina.
JB Smoove Net Worth
The JB Smoove net worth figure of $4 million has been amassed since receiving recurring roles on Everybody Hates Chris and Saturday Night Live. Since then, he has built an audience through his appearances on television and in film. He is an accomplished stand-up also.
JB Smoove FAQ
Smoove has been happily married to singer Shahidah Omar since 2007. They haven’t had any children as of yet.
The comedian celebrates his birthday every year on December 16th. Being born in 1965, Smoove will be 57 years old in the winter of 2022.
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