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.
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 .