J.B. Smoove

J.B. Smoove was born on 16th December 1985 in Plymouth, North Carolina, United States. He was born Jerry Brooks which he uses has his initials J.B. He is an accomplished actor, comedian and a hip-hop ensemble performing as J. Smoove. He shortened his name to J.B. and added Smoove when he started performing stand-up comedy.

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He attended Norfolk State University in Virginia.


He started by performing stand-up comedy. He has had several roles in movie series “Everybody hates Chris”. Smoove acted in movies: With or without you, Pootie tang, date night, hall pass, the sitter, we brought a zoo, the dictator, a haunted house and clear history. In 2008 he was judge in episodes of “The gong show with Dave”. He aso hosted the stand-up comedy series “Russel Simmons presents stand-up at the El Ret on Comedy Cehtral.

The list of Smoove movies I endless to mention a few; 2014 last comic standing, 2013 The Millers, 2013 Chicago P.D., Clear History, the Smurfs,, Dealin with idiots, Chicago fire, Kroll show, A haunted house, movie 43, 2012 Leones Guide, the dictator, the sitter, Louie, Bent, Think like a man, Black dynamite, 2011 The sitter, Hall pass, The Simpsons, 2010, Genn Martin, 2010 Till death, Date night, Hurricane season and the list continues up to the year 19993. 

Smoove also has been on television series such as; late night with Conan, Def comedy jam, Law and order, Cedric the Entertainer presents, Ed, Saturday night live, Jimmy Kimmel live,Ego Trips Race-O-Rama, Everybody hates Chris, Comics unleashed,  The tonight show with Jay LENO, Carpoolers, the Gong show with DAVE Attel, Talkshow with Spike Feresten, the wanda sykes show, castle, American dad, Americas Top Model, Glenns Martin DDS, The Bonnie Hunt Show, Late night with Jimmy Fallon among other many shows.


He was awarded best comedy variety series including talk by Writers Guild of American in 2007.

Personal Life

Jerry has one brother and he is currently married to his co-actor Shahidah Omar and they have one daughter together. He loves sports and he is a fan of sports cars. There is no much online about his dating life before he got married and looks like he had very few girlfriends. Despite his popularity and media attention he has managed to keep his relationship and family away from the media attention. He was married in 2004 to Shahidah and together with their daughter they are living together with close rand happy relationship.

Social Media

Because of his popularity and appearance in movies and comedies, Smoove has a very large fan base in America and globally. Smoove is active in social media sites such as Twitter and Youtube and he also has his official website where he updates his fans on his projects and life.

Net worth

Jerry has had successful acting career and because of his passion and consistency in the industry he has been able to act in several movies and television shows. Since he started acting Smoove is estimated to be worth $2.5 million.


Smoove is considered philanthropic person who likes to help the need around the world. He makes contributions to the helpless especially to the homeless and handicapped African countries children. This makes him a caring and humane celebrity who would like to see the world become a better place with everyone living under a shelter.

Quick Facts
Birth Date: 16 Dec, 1965
Age: 54 yrs
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: Plymouth
residence: Los Angeles
Education: Norfolk State University
Gender: Male
Description: American actor
Twitter Id: Ohsnapjbsmoove
Net Worth 2021: 5 million
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Last Modified: Jun 26 2020
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