J. B. Smoove Married, Wife, Divorce, Girlfriend and Net Worth

Posted On: 08 Dec, 2014


J. B. Smoove Married, Wife, Divorce, Girlfriend and Net Worth

Quick Facts

Date of Birth December 16, 1965
Age 51 Years 10 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Wife/Spouse Shahidah Omar
Girlfriend No
Ethnicity African-American
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Yes
Net Worth $2.5 Million Dollars
Height 6 feet 4 inches
Weight 78 kg(approx)
Children/Kids Not Yet

Jerry Brooks is the popular name in the Hollywood industry who has worked as standup comedian, actor as well as writer. He is popularly known as JB Smoove. He was born in Plymouth, North Carolina in 16th December, 1964. He is best known for his role in “Curb Your Enthusiasm” as Leon which was broadcasted from HBO.

From his early age, he got interested in the comedies. After the completion of study from Norfolk State University, he started to perform as a standup comedian. He started to appear in the TV shows from 1993. He made his debut in TV screen from “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” where he played the various roles for 10 years. In 1995, he appeared in one of the successful program of 1990s “Def Comedy Jam”. He was also the writer of the program. From this show, he became really popular among the audience. From 2003 to 2005, he has written several programs of “Saturday Night Live” as well. In 2007, he got an offer to play in “Curb Your Enthusiasm” which made him even more popular. He is appearing in this series till today and he has got lot of positive response from his acting in this series. He has worked in many movies as well as the TV shows. Some off his successful TV shows are “American Dad”, “Law & Order”, “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”,  “The League” and  “The Wendy William Show”. Lately, he worked in “Real Husbands of Hollywood” which is a great success as well.

He made his debut in the movies from “Lesser Prophets” in 1997 as Chucky. His movies characters have also made impacts on the audience. His latest works such as “Hurricane Season”, “Date Night”, “We Bought a Zoo’, “The Sitter” has been a great success. He has also worked in the successful movies such as “The Dictator” in 2012 and “Movie 43” in 2013. His upcoming movies are “Hell & Back” and “Top Five”. He is a tall guy with the height of 6 feet 2 inch and has the weight of 78 kg. He has already reached the age of 49 from 2014. He is a married guy but has no children till today. He married his long term girlfriend, Shahidah Omar, and their relationship has been sound till today. His wife has always supported him in his career. So, we can assume that there will be no divorce between them. He is one of the richest standup comedians in the world with the net worth of $25 million.

He is a regular user of the social sites such as twitter, Facebook as well as Instagram. He has large number of followers in his twitter account i.e. 214 thousand. He has dedicated most of his age in this field. He has reached in the height of success and gained both name and fame from this industry. He wants to do more and retain his position here. He always wants to have the feedback from his viewers so that he can improve in his weaknesses. He has often got the tight schedule of the tour dates as well. You can find his comedy videos in the YouTube. His videos have got thousands of hits and likes as well. If you want to get full information about his biography, you can visit Wikipedia as well as IMDB.