Jacob Hopkins Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Chetan Mittal
Feb 08, 2024 By Chetan Mittal
Originally Published on Feb 07, 2023
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Jacob Hopkins played the title role of Alexander Drew in the television series 'True Blood.'
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Jacob Hopkins Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Jacob Hopkins

Date of Birth




Place of Birth

Los Angeles



185 cm

Child Star?



University of Arizona

Net Worth



Debra Hopkins, Gerald Hopkins

About Jacob Hopkins

Jacob Hopkins is an American actor who has performed in a wide array of films ranging from emotional dramas to action epics.

He rose to fame after playing the role of Alexander Drew in the American fantasy drama horror TV series 'True Blood.' Jacob also lends his voice to leading franchises like Studiopolis, Funimation and Sound Cadence Studios, and Bang Zoom!

His zodiac sign is Pisces, and his birthplace is Los Angeles, California, United States. His full name is Jacob Turner Hopkins. He is a die-hard fan of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Jacob has amassed a huge fan following on his social media channels.

Jacob Hopkins Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jacob Hopkins’ net worth?

Jacob Hopkins has an estimated net worth of around $100,000 - 1 million. He has amassed such a huge wealth through his successful profession as a voice artist and an actor.

How much does Jacob Hopkins earn per year?

Jacob Hopkins has not revealed anything about his annual income.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jacob Hopkins?

Jacob Hopkins is 6 ft 1 in (185.42 cm) tall.

Childhood And Education

Jacob Hopkins was born to Debra Hopkins and Gerald Hopkins. He was raised in Los Angeles, California, United States. His birthday was on March 4, 2002. He has an older brother named Gerad Hopkins. He studied at the John F. Kennedy High School in Granada Hills. He is doing his graduation from the University of Arizona. His family was very supportive and helped him shape his acting career. He started working on Hollywood projects at the age of five.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is Jacob Hopkins dating?

Jacob Hopkins is dating the American actress Merit Leighton.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Jacob Hopkins is a popular voice actor and film and television actor. He is known for playing the title role of Alexander Drew in the fantasy horror drama television series 'True Blood.' The series is based on a series of novels named 'The Southern Vampire Mysteries.' Jacob has also lent his voice to the legendary character Gumball in the animated sitcom 'The Amazing World Of Gumball.' He replaced voice artist Logan Grove in season three of 'The Amazing World Of Gumball.' During season five, Nicolas Cantu replaced Hopkins in the new role of Gumball. He has also voiced Shun Kamiya from 'Tribe Nine.' Jacob Turner Hopkins has also appeared in big movie projects and screen animations such as 'The Loud House' and 'Inside Out.' He also played the recurring role of Chad Kremp for the ABC sitcom. He has also lent his voice to famous video games like 'Monsters Ate My Birthday Cake.'

Jacob has also appeared as Kingston Night in the TV movie 'The Nerd Posse.' The movie is based on a group of friends who visit a theater that hosts cosplay competitions and screens anime films. Jacob made his debut in the animation world by playing the role of Fushi in 'To Your Eternity.' He also appeared as Billy in the popular sitcom, 'How I Met Your Mother.' The series follows the main character, Ted Mosby, and his friends. Jacob has also performed in 'Planeman,' Chhota Bheem: Master Of Shaolin.'

Charity Work

Jacob Hopkins was recently seen at a pediatric cancer fundraiser event. He is also associated with various humanitarian groups.

What awards has Jacob Hopkins won?

Jacob won the Action on Film International Film Festival in the category of Best Young Performer Male for the 2016 short 'The Boy Who Cried Fish!'

Jacob Hopkins’ Hobbies And Interests

Jacob Hopkins loves partying with friends and traveling to new destinations.

Other Interesting Jacob Hopkins Facts And Trivia

  • Jacob Hopkins has appeared in commercials for leading brands like Kmart, Lunchables, Kid Cuisine, and Pizza Hut.
  • His father's name is Gerald Hopkins.
  • He has made guest appearances on the television series, 'Animal Practice', 'The Goldbergs,' and 'Game Shakers.'
  • He also gave his voice to the recurring role of Chad Kremp for the ABC sitcom.
  • He is a Tikewando champion and a martial artist.
  • He was born in Los Angeles, California, United States.

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