Best known for his roles as Leon Black in HBO’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” JB has been a staple in the comedy community for years. In the standup and acting worlds, Smoove has been featured on “Tough Crowd,” “Jamie Foxx Presents: Laffapalooza,” “Saturday Night Live” sketches and recurring spots on “Late Night with Conan O’ Brien,” “Everybody Hates Chris,”“’Til Death,” “Bent,” and “The Real Husbands of Hollywood.”
Recently, he was seen as host of the new Comedy Central standup series, “Russell Simmons Presents: The Ruckus,” and shot his own one-hour stand-up special, “How I Dooz It” for the cable channel. Smoove also served as host of this year’s CLIO Awards, celebrating the world’s best commercials on NBC. He can be seen co-starring in the CBS comedy “The Millers.” On the big screen, he appeared in “Date Night” with Steve Carell and Tina Fey and the Farrelly Brothers directed comedy, “Hall Pass,” as well as “The Sitter” with Jonah Hill, “We Bought a Zoo” featuring Matt Damon and “The Dictator” opposite Sacha Baron Cohen.. JB is also featured as the voice of Hackus in “The Smurfs 2” and is currently filming “Search Party” for director Scot Armstrong.