Jon Jacobs was an actor who was familiar with the qualities it takes to bring a drama to the big screen. Jacobs's earliest roles were in film, including the Sir Paul McCartney musical "Give My Regards to Broad Street" (1984), "Welcome Says the Angel" (1996) and "Lucinda's Spell" (1999). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the early 2000s, appearing in "Mic and the Claw" (2000), "The Wooden Gun" (2001) and "Hard Luck" (2002) with Kirk Harris. He also appeared in "Man of the Year" (2003). Jacobs most recently acted in the India Ennenga comedic drama "About Scout" (2016).