publication date: Tuesday, July 24, 2018 (part of Summer 2018)

category: Television

clue: Contrary to the titles of his best-known TV appearances, his comedy is not deaf, his Hollywood marriage isn't real, and he's not particularly enthusiastic.

explanation: Smoove starred in Def Comedy Jam, Real Husbands of Hollywood, and Curb Your Enthusiasm. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, and Matthew Preston


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