Born in Cleveland.
Cut teeth in Chicago.
Has called NYC home since Apple released the 1st iPad.
You might have caught him on FBI, Gotham, Law & Order SVU, Shades of Blue, Boardwalk Empire and a number of other shows.
As a SAG Award nominee and a fixture in the indie film scene, he starred in the critically-acclaimed horror feature An Unquiet Grave (Shudder Original) and can be seen in Anthony Arkin's sci-fi thriller Sender (Amazon).
If you treat yourself to podcasts, you can hear him on Playwrights Horizons/Soundstage episodic series, The MS Phoenix Rising, a satirical comedy that The New Yorker called "among the funniest to emerge from the pandemic."
With his creative team Steel Drum In Space, Jacob co-wrote and starred in the surreal comedy, You Wouldn't Understand, an Official Selection of the Sundance Film Festival 2021.
Jacob has written series for HuffPo, HuffPo Live, AOL, RYOT Studio, and Xfinity. He's currently working on a horror western.