What is J.B. Smoove's net worth? J.B. Smoove's net worth is $2.5 million dollars. Born in Plymouth, North Carolina, J.B. Smoove, also known as Jerry Brooks, began performing stand-up comedy in the early 90s, first catching the attention of the public eye while appearing as part of Russell Simmons Def Comedy Jam. His stand-up work led to recurring roles on such series as "Everybody Hates Chris" and "Saturday Night Live". He also wrote for "Saturday Night Live", and received a Writers Guild of America award in 2007 for his work. He was in the cast of the popular series, "Til Death" for two years, and has recurred on the hit series, "Curb Your Enthusiasm", since 2007. In addition to his television and stand-up work, he has appeared in multiple films, including "With or Without You", "Pootie Tang", "Paper Soldiers", "Date Night", and "We Bought a Zoo". In 2012, Comedy Central produced his first comedy special, called, "J.B. Smoove: That's How I Dooz It".