J. B. Smoove

American actor

Jerry Angelo Brooks[1][2] (born December 16, 1965),[1] known as J. B. Smoove, is an American actor, writer and comedian.

J. B. Smoove
JB Smoove in April 2014 at NBC Universal Summer Press Day
Smoove in April 2014
Jerry Angelo Brooks

(1965-12-16) December 16, 1965 (age 58)
Occupation(s)Actor, writer, comedian
Years active1995–present
Shahidah Omar
(m. 2007)

He was a writer and performer on NBC's Saturday Night Live (2003–05). He is best known for his roles on HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm (2007–present) and the CBS sitcom The Millers (2013–15).[3]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Jerry Angelo Brooks North Carolina Birth Index". FamilySearch. Retrieved 7 July 2016.
  2. Itzkoff, Dave (27 January 2008). "JB Smoove – Curb Your Enthusiasm – Television". The New York Times. Retrieved 7 July 2016.
  3. Maron, Marc (9 July 2012). "Episode 295 – JB Smoove". WTF with Marc Maron. Retrieved 7 July 2016.