Born in Decatur, Alabama, his birth name was Jacob Miller. He is one of three children and has a fraternal twin brother. The first half of his youth was spent with his mother and the second half was spent with his father up until graduation from Cullman High School. Jake continued his education after being granted Academic and Athletic (track & field) Scholarships at Wallace State Community College. After achieving an Associates Degree in Liberal Arts he furthered his education with a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology with a minor in Marketing after taking advantage of another Academic Scholarship to Jacksonville State University. Upon graduating from JSU he moved to Los Angeles, California to study theater, film and television with several notable teachers and mentors. In 2013 he booked his first small role on Criminal Minds, created his own content in the form of short films and web series, then landed a guest star appearance on Longmire in 2015. Shortly afterwards, he appeared as a recurring character in Fear the Walking Dead. That momentum carried onward into roles on several more televisions series including Shut Eye, NCIS and Narcos.
- Criminal Minds
- My Crazy Ex