Jacob Latimore has been hailed by Variety, Los Angeles Times and The Wrap as a breakout star. He was selected as one of the top 30 Under 30 Celebrities of 2019 by Forbes. In 2018, Indiewire named him as one of The Best American Actors Under 30.
Jacob is one of the stars of the ensemble cast on the hit series The CHI (Showtime), Executive Produced by Lena Waithe.
Having emerged as one of the most promising talents of his generation, his film credits are equally impressive. Latimore is best known for his roles in films Black Nativity, The Maze Runner, Sleight, Collateral Beauty, Detroit, and Netflix rom-coms Candy Jar and The Last Summer. 2020 Jacob will guest start in Like A Boss starring Tiffany Haddish.
Jacob an established R&B recording artist, released his sophomore album Connection2 in April (2019). This follows the success of his 2016 debut album, “Connection” which landed at #21 on the Billboard R&B charts, was listed as one of Apple Music’s Top 30 R&B Albums of 2016 and has garnered more than 20 million streams to-date.