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Jim Jacobs was born on October 7, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. See full bio »
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 2014 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 4 (2014) ... (writer: "We Go Together" - uncredited)
 2014 About a Boy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2014) ... (writer: "What Makes You Beautiful")
 2013 Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Cones of Dunshire (2013) ... (writer: "Summer Nights" - uncredited)
 2013 't Schaep Met De 5 Pooten (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Almere (2013) ... (writer: "Ik kan erger dingen doen")
 2013 Top of the Pops: The Story of 1978 (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Summer Nights")
  Glee (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2012) (music - 2 episodes, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Glease (2012) ... (lyrics: "Greased Lightning", "Look at Me, I'm Sandra Dee", "Beauty School Dropout", "Look at Me, I'm Sandra Dee" (reprise), "There are Worse Things I Could Do" - uncredited) / (music: "Greased Lightning", "Look at Me, I'm Sandra Dee", "Beauty School Dropout", "Look at Me, I'm Sandra Dee" (reprise), "There are Worse Things I Could Do" - uncredited)
- The Role You Were Born to Play (2012) ... (lyrics: "Born to Hand Jive" - uncredited) / (music: "Born to Hand Jive" - uncredited)
- Yes/No (2012) ... (writer: "Summer Nights" - uncredited)
  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode, 2009) (writer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2012) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2011) (music - 1 episode, 2011)
- Honoring Veterans (2012) ... (writer: "Greased Lightnin'")
- Round Six (2011) ... (lyrics: "We Go Together") / (music: "We Go Together")
- Round Ten: Final Results (2009) ... (writer: "We Go Together" - uncredited)
- Round One: Part 2 (2009) ... ("We Go Together", uncredited)
 2012 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #20.184 (2012) ... (writer: "Greased Lightnin'")
 2012 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #12.5 (2012) ... (writer: "We Go Together" - uncredited)
 2012 The Big Bang Theory (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Rothman Disintegration (2012) ... (writer: "We Go Together" - uncredited)
 2010 Easy A (writer: "We Go Together")
 2008-2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Our All Time Favourite Films (2010) ... (writer: "Greased Lightning", "Summer Nights", "Beauty School Dropout", "Look At Me, I'm Sandra Dee" - uncredited)
- Karaoke Classics (2008) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
 2010 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #5.24 (2010) ... (writer: "We Go Together" - uncredited)
- Episode #5.19 (2010) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
- Episode #5.18 (2010) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
 2009 Planet 51 (writer: "Greased Lightnin")
 2008 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.3 (2008) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
 2007 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.9 (2007) ... (writer: "We Go Together")
 2007 Mania (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Grease Mania (2007) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
 2007 Gavin & Stacey (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... (writer: "Summer Nights" - uncredited)
 2006 The Shaggy Dog (writer: "Greased Lightnin'" (1972))
 2006 American Dreamz (writer: "Greased Lightnin'")
 2006 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Didn't Pay Taxes (2006) ... (writer: "Beauty School Drop-Out")
 2006 Crumbs (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Maybe I'm Tony Randall ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
 2005 What I Like About You (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Someone's in the Kitchen with Daddy (2005) ... (writer: "Summer Nights" - uncredited)
 2005 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy Fallon (Video) (writer: "Summer Nights")
 2004 Veronica Mars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Meet John Smith (2004) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
 2004 Connie and Carla (writer: "There are Worse Things I Could Do")
 2002 Grounded for Life (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- I Fought the In-Laws (2002) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
 2002 Un paso adelante (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Detrás del telón (2002) ... (writer: "Born to Hand-Jive", "Beauty School Drop-Out")
 2001 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Gwyneth Paltrow/Ryan Adams (2001) ... (writer: "Summer Nights" - uncredited)
 1997 The 51st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Greased Lightnin'")
 1996-1997 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Unplugged (42) (1997) ... (writer: "Summer Nights" - uncredited)
- 36/Pair/Rouge (1996) ... (writer: "Summer Nights" - uncredited)
 1995 The 49th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "We Go Together")
 1994 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Girls Town (1994) ... (writer: "Greased Lightning")
 1994 The 48th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "We Go Together")
 1992 Beau fixe (writer: "We Go Together")
 1992 EastEnders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 12 March 1992 (1992) ... (writer: "Greased Lightning" - uncredited)
 1991 Lo Kolel Sherut (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.8 (1991) ... (writer: "Shir Ka'itz")
 1987 Papá soltero (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Vaselina (1987) ... (writer: "Greased Lightning", "We Go Together", "Summer Nights")
 1985 Great Performances (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Best of Broadway (1985) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
 1980 Taxi (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Guess Who's Coming for Brefnish (1980) ... (writer: "SUMMER NIGHTS")
 1978 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 10 episodes)
- Episode dated 25 December 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
- Episode dated 7 December 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Greased Lightning")
- Episode dated 9 November 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
- Episode dated 2 November 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
- Episode dated 26 October 1978 (1978) ... (writer: "Summer Nights")
 1978 Grease (writer: "Summer Nights", "Beauty School Drop-Out", "Look At Me I'm Sandra Dee", "Greased Lightning", "It's Raining on Prom Night", "Those Magic Changes", "Born to Hand Jive", "Mooning", "Alma Mater", "Freddy, My Love", "Rock 'N' Roll Party Queen", "There Are Worse Things I Could Do", "Look At Me I'm Sandra Dee (reprise)", "We Go Together")
 1977 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- New York Week: Shubert Alley (1977) ... (writer: "We Go Together", "Summer Nights")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Played Graham in the Heathcote Williams play "The Local Stigmatic" in Chicago in Goodman Theatre's Stage 2 series in 1976. Also in the cast were Warren Leming, Dan Ziskie and Leonard Kraft. Gary Houston directed. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

James H. Jacobs | James Jacobs
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Trivia:

Was nominated for Broadway's 1972 Tony Award with collaborator Warren Casey as Best Book (Musical) for "Grease." See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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