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Jacob (Character)
from "Greatest Heroes of the Bible" (1978)

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Alternate Names:
Giacobbe / Israel / Jac / Jakob / Jakub

Filmography

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  1. "The Red Tent"
        - Episode #1.4 (2017) TV episode, Played by Iain Glen
        - Episode #1.3 (2017) TV episode, Played by Iain Glen
        - Part 2 (2014) TV episode, Played by Iain Glen
        - Part 1 (2014) TV episode, Played by Iain Glen / Will Payne
  2. "The Jews Are Coming"
    ... aka "HaYehudim Baim" - Israel (original title)
        - Episode #2.13 (2016) TV episode, Played by Yossi Marshek
        - Episode #2.7 (2016) TV episode, Played by Yossi Marshek
        - Episode #2.3 (2016) TV episode, Played by Yossi Marshek
        - Episode #2.1 (2016) TV episode, Played by Yossi Marshek
        - Episode #1.11 (2015) TV episode, Played by Ido Mosseri
          (2 more)
  3. Genesis (2016/III) Played by Jeremy Marr Williams / Ron Blanton (as Israel)
  4. "Zola Levitt Presents"
    ... aka "Zola Levitt: LIVE" - USA (first season title)
        - Joseph - Dreamer/Redeemer (Part 1 of 9): Jealousy and Rejection (2015) TV episode, Played by Hilik Ben ArtziJudah
  5. "José do Egito" Played by Celso Frateschi (as Jac)
        - Episode #1.2 (2013) TV episode, Played by Celso Frateschi (as Jac)
        - Episode #1.3 (2013) TV episode, Played by Celso Frateschi (as Jac)
        - Episode #1.1 (2013) TV episode, Played by Celso Frateschi (as Jac)
  6. Joseph (2012) (TV) Played by Herman Sinitzyn

  7. The Animated Kid's Bible (2005) (V) Played by Andy Duncan
  8. József és testvérei (2000) (TV) Played by Iván Markó (as Jakob)
  9. Joseph: King of Dreams (2000) (V) Played by Richard Herd
  10. Joseph 2000 (2000) (TV) Played by Mark Kilsby
    ... aka "Joseph & the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat" - New Zealand (English title) (reissue title)
  11. "In the Beginning"
        - Episode #1.1 (2000) TV episode, Played by Frederick Weller / Ronald Pickup
        - Episode #1.2 (2000) TV episode, Played by Frederick Weller / Ronald Pickup

  12. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (1999) (V) Played by Richard Attenborough
    ... aka "Great Performances: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" - USA (series title)
  13. Ksiega Raju (1997) (TV) Played by Szymon Kusmider (as Jakub)
  14. "Testament: The Bible in Animation"
        - Joseph (1996) TV episode, Played by Gerald James
  15. Joseph (1995) (TV) Played by Martin Landau
  16. "Animated Stories from the Bible"
        - Joseph's Reunion (1995) TV episode, Played by Neil Vipond
  17. Jacob (1994) (TV) Played by Matthew Modine
    ... aka "Jacob: A TNT Bible Story" - USA (promotional title)
  18. "Bible Ki Kahaniyan" (1993) TV series Played by Kanwaljit Singh
  19. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat (1991) (TV) Played by Aubrey Woods
  20. La légende de Joseph en Égypte (1990) (TV) Played by Frédéric Vassar
    ... aka "The Legend of Joseph in Egypt" - International (English title) (literal English title)

  21. Shalom Pharao (1982) Played by Wolf Harnisch (as Jakob)

  22. "Greatest Heroes of the Bible"
        - Jacob's Challenge (1979) TV episode, Played by Barry Williams
        - Joseph in Egypt (1978) TV episode, Played by Walter Brooke
  23. The New Media Bible: Book of Genesis (1979) (V) Played by Eiran Baniel
  24. Rachel's Man (1975) Played by Leonard Whiting
  25. The Story of Jacob and Joseph (1974) (TV) Played by Keith Michell
  26. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (1972) (TV) Played by Alex McAvoy

  27. Giacobbe, l'uomo che lottò con Dio (1963) Played by Giorgio Cerioni (as Giacobbe)
    ... aka "Jacob: The Man Who Fought with God" - USA (video title)
  28. Giacobbe ed Esau (1963) Played by Edmund Hashim (as Giacobbe)
    ... aka "Jacob and Esau" - International (English title) (literal title)
  29. The Story of Joseph and His Brethren (1961) Played by Finlay Currie
    ... aka "Giuseppe venduto dai fratelli" - Yugoslavia (original title)
    ... aka "Joseph and His Brethren" - USA (DVD box title)

  30. "The Old Testament Scriptures" Played by Robert Christopher
        - Jacob: Bearer of the Promise (????) TV episode, Played by Robert Christopher
        - Joseph: The Young Man (????) TV episode, Played by Robert Christopher
        - Joseph: Ruler of Egypt (????) TV episode, Played by Robert Christopher
  31. The Twelfth Brother (1952) (TV) Played by Norman Macowan

  32. The Green Pastures (1936) Played by Ivory Williams
  33. Joseph in the Land of Egypt (1932) Played by Ben Adler

  34. After Six Days (1920) Played by Alessandro Virgili
    ... aka "La Sacra Bibbia" - Italy (original title)
    ... aka "The Bible" - USA

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Quotes:
From Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (1999) (V)
Jacob: Joseph's mother, she was quite my favorite wife, I never really loved another all my life. And Joseph was my joy because he reminded me of her
Narrator: Through young Joseph, Jacob lived his youth again. Loved him, praised him, gave him all he could. But then, it made the rest feel second best. And even if they were...
Brothers: Being told we're also-rans, does not make us Joseph's fans!
Narrator: But where they had really missed the boat is...
Brothers: We're great guys but no one seems to notice!
Narrator: Joseph's charm and winning smiles, failed to slay them in the isles. And their father couldn't see the danger. He could not imagine any danger. He just saw in Joseph all his dreams come true. Jacob wanted to show the world he loved his son. To make it clear that Joseph was the special one so, Jacob bought his son a coat. A multi-colored coat to wear.
Jacob: Joseph's coat was elegant, the cut was fine.
Brothers: The tasteful style was the ultimate in good design.
Narrator: And this is why it caught the eye...
Narrator, Brothers: A king would stop and stare.
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