Hey, I'm Jacob!

Los Angeles, California

Graduated from The Los Angeles Film School, California in their producing program achieving Summa Cum Laude and a member of the National Honor Society of the Entertainments Arts.

 

He has produced several films, TV pilots, and commercials, he has won 2 awards for films he produced The Devil Lives in Clarksville County and Blood Bonds.

 

Before embarking on his producing career he served in the United States Army for over 10 years and was honorably discharged as a Sergeant, working for the National Training Center Protocol Bureau, where he served as the transportation NCOIC for all dignitaries, general officers, senators, royal dignitaries, and various celebrity talents that were visiting the installation, ensuring the planning of logistics and security for all.

 

He then graduated from Divers Institute of Technology, Seattle, Washington as a commercial diver (deep sea diver, engineer) with dives of depths over 200 feet.

Accepted into the conservatory for acting at the New York Film Academy, Manhattan, New York.

 

Upon moving back to California, he worked in short films such as "The Working Actor's Audition" Starring Kathleen Kinmont (Halloween 4, Renegade) and Caleb Thomas(Modern Family, Lost in the West), he also appeared in the series "Preface to Being Jaded".

 

He continues to work endlessly in developing more content and has also begun a production company Dapper Penguin Productions, founded in Beverly Hills, CA. Where he and his wife continue to create content across all platforms.

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

Aurora

Shreveport, Louisiana Film Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

A woman wakes up in a strange surreal place where she starts mysteriously reliving memories.

93%

This project got the green light!

Hot Summer Daze

Chicago, Illinois Series
LGBTQ, Teen

Within the limbo of the summer after graduation, three teens struggle to shed their adolescence.

80%

This project got the green light!

In A Breath

San Francisco, California Film Short
Drama

In the aftermath of a school shooting, a grieving mother finds comfort in dead child's bedroom.

87%

This project got the green light!

Nobody's Home

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

The child of a broken household escapes to the darkest corners of his imagination. A 1960s family drama gets surreal.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Edge

New York City, New York Film Short
Thriller

Amidst a bout of recent disappearances, a man’s paranoia is triggered and he struggles with staying connected to reality.

80%

This project got the green light!

Sins Unveiled

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Thriller

Sins Unveiled documents the primal fear that small towns and small minds often resort to hate and violence when confronted with the unknown…

81%

This project got the green light!

Fruit Fly

Los Angeles, California Film Short
LGBTQ, Romantic Comedy

At an off-kilter performing arts school, a young woman with a penchant for falling for gay men finds herself in a love triangle.

133%

This project got the green light!

Still Here, a short film

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

You may be thru with life, but life may not be thru with you. Sometimes, you just need to be reminded.

132%

This project got the green light!

Headshots

Toronto, Canada Series
Comedy, Satire

Headshots is a comedy series set in a photo studio. Each episode features a new character getting their picture taken for a bizarre reason.

100%

This project got the green light!

Alien Guy Tim

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Documentary

An outcast, Alien Guy Tim, wants to prove that he has been abducted by aliens, but faces many obstacles along the way.

140%

This project got the green light!

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