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Jim Jacobs (II)

Soundtrack | Actor | Writer

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Past Film & Video (11 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Greased Lightning: BMW Flash DanceGreased Lightning: BMW Flash Dance (Short) Composer  Less 2011 AUD 4K
  • Primary photo for Easy AEasy A Writer ("We Go Together")  Less 2010 $8MM $58MM
  • Primary photo for Planet 51Planet 51 Writer ("Greased Lightnin")  Less 2009 $70MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for American DreamzAmerican Dreamz Writer ("Greased Lightnin'")  Less 2006 $19MM $7.2MM
  • Primary photo for The Shaggy DogThe Shaggy Dog Writer ("Greased Lightnin'" (1972))  Less 2006 $50MM $61MM
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy FallonSaturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy Fallon (Video) Writer ("Summer Nights")  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Connie and CarlaConnie and Carla Writer ("There are Worse Things I Could Do")  Less 2004 $20MM $8.1MM
  • Primary photo for Beau fixeBeau fixe Writer ("We Go Together")  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Love in a TaxiLove in a Taxi Sam  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for GreaseGrease 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"), Writer (Based On The Original Musical By)  Less 1978 $6MM $305K
  • Primary photo for Medium CoolMedium Cool Kennedy Student (as James Jacobs)  Less 1969 $800K
Past Television (32 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for About a BoyAbout a Boy (TV Series) Writer ("What Makes You Beautiful") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Pilot (Feb 22, 2014) Writer ("What Makes You Beautiful")  Less
  • Primary photo for Parks and RecreationParks and Recreation (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • The Cones of Dunshire (Nov 21, 2013) Writer ("Summer Nights") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for 't Schaep Met De 5 Pooten't Schaep Met De 5 Pooten (TV Series) Writer ("Ik kan erger dingen doen") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Almere (Feb 18, 2013) Writer ("Ik kan erger dingen doen")  Less
  • Primary photo for GleeGlee (TV Series) Music ("Born to Hand Jive") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 2012), 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") (1 episode, 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") (1 episode, 2012), Lyrics ("Born to Hand Jive") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 3
    • Glease (Nov 15, 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)  Less
    • The Role You Were Born to Play (Nov 8, 2012) Lyrics ("Born to Hand Jive") (uncredited), Music ("Born to Hand Jive") (uncredited)  Less
    • Yes/No (Jan 17, 2012) Writer ("Summer Nights") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2009), Writer ("Greased Lightnin'") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("We Go Together") (1 episode, 2009), Lyrics ("We Go Together") (1 episode, 2011), Music ("We Go Together") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2009–2012 4
    • Honoring Veterans (Nov 12, 2012) Writer ("Greased Lightnin'")  Less
    • Round Six (Oct 24, 2011) Lyrics ("We Go Together"), Music ("We Go Together")  Less
    • Round Ten: Final Results (May 19, 2009) Writer ("We Go Together") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Writer ("Greased Lightnin'") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Episode #20.184 (Jul 25, 2012) Writer ("Greased Lightnin'")  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Writer ("We Go Together") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Episode #12.5 (May 13, 2012) Writer ("We Go Together") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Big Bang TheoryThe Big Bang Theory (TV Series) Writer ("We Go Together") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for 20 to 120 to 1 (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 2008), Writer ("Greased Lightning", "Summer Nights", "Beauty School Dropout", "Look At Me, I'm Sandra Dee") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2008–2010 2
    • Our All Time Favourite Films (Jun 23, 2010) Writer ("Greased Lightning", "Summer Nights", "Beauty School Dropout", "Look At Me, I'm Sandra Dee") (uncredited)  Less
    • Karaoke Classics (Apr 29, 2008) Writer ("Summer Nights")  Less
  • Primary photo for Dancing on IceDancing on Ice (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (2 episodes, 2010), Writer ("We Go Together") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 3
    • Episode #5.24 (Mar 28, 2010) Writer ("We Go Together")  Less
    • Episode #5.19 (Mar 7, 2010) Writer ("Summer Nights")  Less
    • Episode #5.18 (Mar 7, 2010) Writer ("Summer Nights")  Less
  • Primary photo for It Takes TwoIt Takes Two (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Episode #3.3 (Feb 26, 2008) Writer ("Summer Nights")  Less
  • Primary photo for Gavin & StaceyGavin & Stacey (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Episode #1.6 (Sep 30, 2008) Writer ("Summer Nights") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Banda sonoraBanda sonora (TV Series) Writer ("We Go Together") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Episode #1.9 (Nov 12, 2007) Writer ("We Go Together")  Less
  • Primary photo for ManiaMania (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Grease Mania (Sep 30, 2007) Writer ("Summer Nights")  Less
  • Primary photo for My Name Is EarlMy Name Is Earl (TV Series) Writer ("Beauty School Drop-Out") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Didn't Pay Taxes (Mar 2, 2006) Writer ("Beauty School Drop-Out")  Less
  • Primary photo for What I Like About YouWhat I Like About You (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Veronica MarsVeronica Mars (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Grounded for LifeGrounded for Life (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Un paso adelanteUn paso adelante (TV Series) Writer ("Born to Hand-Jive", "Beauty School Drop-Out") (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
    • Detrás del telón (Jan 29, 2002) Writer ("Born to Hand-Jive", "Beauty School Drop-Out")  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for The 51st Annual Tony AwardsThe 51st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Writer ("Greased Lightnin'")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for TohuwabohuTohuwabohu (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Unplugged (42) (1997) Writer ("Summer Nights") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 49th Annual Tony AwardsThe 49th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Writer ("We Go Together")  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Mystery Science Theater 3000Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) Writer ("Greased Lightning") (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
    • Girls Town (Jul 16, 1994) Writer ("Greased Lightning")  Less
  • Primary photo for EastEndersEastEnders (TV Series) Writer ("Greased Lightning") (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Lo Kolel SherutLo Kolel Sherut (TV Series) Writer ("Shir Ka'itz") (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Papá solteroPapá soltero (TV Series) Writer ("Greased Lightning", "We Go Together", "Summer Nights") (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • Vaselina (Nov 18, 1987) Writer ("Greased Lightning", "We Go Together", "Summer Nights")  Less
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for TaxiTaxi (TV Series) Writer ("SUMMER NIGHTS") (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (2 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978 2
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Writer ("We Go Together", "Summer Nights") (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for CrumbsCrumbs (TV Series) Writer ("Summer Nights") (1 episode)  Less 2006–  1
Self (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Grease: You're the One That I Want!Grease: You're the One That I Want! (TV Series) Himself - Judge / Himself / Judge (11 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007
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  • Primary photo for Behind the MusicBehind the Music (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
    • Grease (Jan 21, 2001) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for The Midnight SpecialThe Midnight Special (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981

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