Jacob trained at London Studio Centre.
Theatre credits include: Ensemble in Sweeney Todd (ENO / London Coliseum); Pish-Tush in The Mikado and Robin in Ushers: The Front of House Musical (both Charing Cross Theatre); Ernie in It’s A Wonderful Life (Pitlochry Festival Theatre); Henri in Carnival of the Animals (Riverside Studios, Hammersmith); Lord Savage / Spider in Jekyll and Hyde (UK Tour); Rebel Leader in We Will Rock You (Dominion Theatre, London); Tom Collins in Rent and Jud Fry in Oklahoma! (both Broadway Theatre, Catford); the title role in The Mikado (Union Theatre, London); Combferre and understudy Jean Valjean in Les Miserables (Queen’s Theatre, London); Sixteen Gobs (King’s Head, London); and West Side Story (Assembly Rooms, Derby).
Film credits: The World’s End; De-Lovely; and Mansfield Park.
Additional credits include: Les Miserables 25th Anniversary Concert (O2 Arena) and workshop productions of Gulliver’s Travels; Giants in the Earth; and Mabel Stark: Tiger Tamer.