JB Smoove Talks 'Spider-Man: Far From Home,' Meeting Samuel L Jackson & Breaking The News To Larry David

June 28, 2019

JB Smoove is part of the MCU! In case you didn't know, MCU stands for Marvel Cinematic Universe. He's playing Mr. Dell in “Spider-Man: Far from Home,” he’s the chaperone for Peter Parker’s trip to Europe. The movie comes out July 2nd and JB knows this is a life-changing moment.

"I used to go on the train in Mount Vernon" he recalls of his childhood, "go to Fordham Road in the Bronx, buy some comic books" and people on the train would approach him. "What's that under your arm" they would say and proceed to steal them from him. 

JB met Samuel L Jackson for the first time while doing promotion for the movie, and he immediately pitched him on movie ideas, "us playing two pirates...random things...two bad cops, the bad cop and the worst cop!"

On top of his movie whirlwind, he’s doing 5 standup shows at Caroline’s on Broadway June 28th-30th, get tickets at www.CAROLINES.COM 

JB returns as Larry David’s roommate Leon in season 10 of “Curb Your Enthusiasm” coming soon! And when he told Larry about the Spider-Man movie, Larry had a very Larry reaction. "the right side of his mouth goes up a little bit" JB hilariously explains, "a more controlled stroke. "