Jacob was born and raised in Wigan, Lancashire and started acting when he was 10 years old when he attended a local youth theatre.

With his enthusiasm for the craft through school and college, Jacob went on to train at the Drama UK affiliated University of Central Lancashire,

graduating with a BA honours degree in Acting.

Jacob has starred in numerous Short Films and Commercials including the likes of Safestyle UK and Vanish Oxi Action.

Jacob starred in ‘Today is a good day” Directed by Natalie Evans that went on to win the European Cinematography Awards.

​Jacob toured with Alter Ego’s ‘Chelsea’s Choice’ Directed by Sean McGrath and has also performed at fringe venues
The Bunker & The Old Red Lion Theatre. Jacob has also did voice work for the film’ The Keeper’ Directed by Marcus H. Rosenmüller.

Last year Jacob starred in 3 Short Films and in a 5 star London Fringe Theatre play at The Drayton Arms Theatre,

‘It Rains Diamonds on Jupiter’ Directed by Anastasia Bruce-Jones .