DIGS HAWAII PRESENTS:
LAUGH NOW CRY LATER: JB SMOOVE & DONNELL RAWLINGS
April 7, 2017
With Special Guest, Donnell Rawlings.
Born in Plymouth, North Carolina and raised in Mount Vernon, NY, JB SMOOVE is a gifted writer, comedian and actor, who continues to entertain audiences all over the world with his unique brand of comedic funk. His breakout role on Curb Your Enthusiasm as Leon has firmly planted him as one of the best comedic actors today.
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 NBC’s Last Comic Standing, the 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 hosted the 2012 CLIO Awards, which celebrates the world’s best commercials on NBC. He co-starred in the CBS comedy The Millers and is launching season three of his show Four Courses with J.B Smoove on the MSG Network.
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. Most recently, he appeared in Chris Rock’s movie Top Five. Smoove’s unique comedic voice has also been put to good use in animation, in both Ice Age 4 and The Smurfs 2.
His special guest, DONNELL RAWLINGS is an overnight success a decade in the making. You’ve seen him on Comedy Central’s award winning and critically celebrated Chappelle’s Show as “Ashy Larry,” the 70’s jheri curled “Beautiful,” and numerous other characters he’s played. . In recent years Rawlings was on numerous seasons of MTV2’s Guy Code and served as the judge of MTV2’s Guy Court. He has been recently cast in Kevin Smith’s project Hollyweed. Linda Stasi of The New York Post calls Rawlings “Hilarious!” Tickets are on sale now! Don’t miss it!
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