Jacob Artist is an American artist, dancer and a singer who joined the cast members of the Fox TV series known as Glee in its 4th season as Jake Puckerman who is the half brother of a regular character named Noah Puckerman. He is the native of Buffalo, New York, United States. He came into this world on 17th October of the year 1992 which has now made him reach at the age of 23. He is the son of Darrell and Judith Artist. his father belongs to an African American whereas his mother is of Polish descent. His family members also include his younger sister who is named as Jenna.
Jacob used to dance with Infinity Dance Project for several of the years while he was in his high school. In addition to that, he also participated in Chautauqua Institution’s summer dance school as well as David DeMarie Dance Studio located in Clarence, New York. He also added his voice lessons through Community Music School located in Buffalo. He went to get his education from the Williamsville South High School from where he got graduated one semester earlier. After that, he was accepted into the Julliard for dancing. However, Jacob turned Julliard down for pursuing his career in acting.
After completing his graduation from the Williamsville South High School when he was at the age of 17, Artist moved to Los Angeles where he made his appearance in a TV movie known as Blue Lagoon: The Awakening. Later in 2011, he also appeared in Bucket & Skinner’s Epic Adventures. He then gave an audition for Glee in mid July and then he was cast in the series in 2012. At the conclusion of the show in 2015, he had been featured in 22 episodes. In addition to that, he has also made his appearance in several other TV series and shows which also include How to Rock, Melissa and Joey, After the Dark, White Bird in a Blizzard, Here and Now and Quantico.
Prior to that, Jacob is a very tall guy with the towering height of six feet and two inches. He is a huge fan of Frank Ocean. His favorite Disney movie is Hercules. As he was born in the month of October, his star sign is Libra. Besides that, as he has maintained to keep his profile low, there is no more information found about whether he is dating anyone or has any girlfriend. But, he is not a gay. Besides that, for more details regarding his bio, he can also get connected via Twitter and Instagram.