Chosen Jacobs

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Chosen Jacobs
Born (2001-07-01) July 1, 2001 (age 17)
OccupationActor, singer, musician
Years active2016–present

Chosen Jacobs (born July 1, 2001)[1] is an American actor, singer and musician best known for his recurring role as Will Grover on the CBS television series Hawaii Five-0 and his role as Mike Hanlon in the 2017 film adaptation of the Stephen King novel It.[2]

Life and career[edit]

Jacobs was born in Springfield, Massachusetts, and moved at a young age to Atlanta, where he was raised.[3] He got his name from when his father heard a baby say something that sounded like "chosen." Jacobs started off as a musician, singing and playing the guitar and piano. He started acting when his mother enrolled him in theater classes. His first acting role was in a commercial for Hot Wheels.[4] In 2015, he moved to Hollywood to further his music and acting career.[3]



Year Title Role Notes
2016 Hooky Bradley
Remnants George Short film
2017 It: Chapter One Mike Hanlon
Cops and Robbers Young Michael
2019 It: Chapter Two Young Mike Hanlon (flashbacks) Post-production


Year Title Role Notes
2016–present Hawaii Five-0 Will Grover Recurring role; 7 episodes
2018 American Woman William Episode: "The Heat Wave"
2018 Castle Rock Wendell Deaver Recurring role

Awards and nominations[edit]


  1. ^ "Chosen Jacobs". Retrieved July 5, 2018.
  2. ^ IT Trailer (2017).
  3. ^ a b Cane, Clay (September 6, 2017). "Chosen One: Meet The Young Star Stealing Scenes In Stephen King's 'It'". BET. Archived from the original on September 6, 2017. Retrieved January 17, 2018.
  4. ^ "Chosen Jacobs Interview". Raw. September 9, 2017. Archived from the original on September 10, 2017. Retrieved January 17, 2018.

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