October 17, 1992 |
Buffalo, New York
|Occupation||Actor, singer, dancer|
Jacob Artist (born October 17, 1992) is an American actor, singer and dancer. He joined the cast of the Fox television series Glee in the fourth season as Jake Puckerman, half-brother of regular character Noah "Puck" Puckerman.
Jacob was born to Darrell and Judith Artist in Williamsville, New York. His father is African American; his mother is of Polish descent. He has a younger sister who is also a fan of Glee. He grew up dancing, and at the end of high school, he was accepted into Juilliard for dancing. However, he turned it down to pursue his acting career.
|2012||How to Rock||Dean Hollis|
|2012||Melissa and Joey||Cameron|
|2012||Blue Lagoon: The Awakening||Stephen Sullivan|
|2013||White Bird in a Blizzard|
- "Q-and-A: Williamsville's Jacob Artist set to debut on 'Glee'". Wnypapers.com. Retrieved December 6, 2012.
- "Glee Newcomer Jacob Artist on Dancing Dreams, Rap Nightmares and New-Girl Drama". Tvline.com. Retrieved December 6, 2012.
- Levinson, Lauren (November 2, 2012). "Jacob Artist Interview - Jacob Artist as Jake Puckerman on Glee". Elle. Hachette Filipacchi Media. Retrieved June 6, 2013.
- "Glee Scoop: Meet the 'Freshman' Class (Including Love Interest For Rachel, Puck's Younger Bro)". Tvline.com. Retrieved September 14, 2012.
- Neville, Anne (September 11, 2012). "Amherst's Jacob Artist joins 'Glee' cast". Buffalo News. Retrieved October 18, 2013.
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