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Jim Jacobs Biography (1942-)
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- actor, composer, writer
- Birth Details
- December 7, 1942
- Chicago, Illinois
- advertising copywriter, Chicago Tribune, 1964-71.
- actor, Don't Drink the Water, Candlelight Playhouse, Chicago,IL, 1969.
New York Debut
- Shanty, No Place to Be Somebody, Morosco, 1971, 30 performances.
- playwright/lyricist/composer, Grease, New London Theatre, 1973, 150 performances.
- Shanty, No Place to Be Somebody, U.S. cities, 1971.
- actor, Medium Cool, 1968.
Principal Film Appearances
- Sam, Love in a Taxi, 1977-78.
Open All Night.
Grease (musical, with Warren Casey), 1972.