JACOB TREMBLAY (Jack) is a Canadian-born actor who began
acting in 2010
when he was featured in several national and international commercials. At five
years old, Jacob quickly transitioned to the big screen when he booked his first
audition for film or television and was cast in Raja Gosnell's SMURFS 2. In the
film, Jacob plays the young son of Neil Patrick Harris and Jayma Mays.
Following SMURFS 2, Jacob went on to supporting roles in the television shows
"Motive" for ABC and "Mr. Young" for Disney and a supporting lead role in the
television movie "My Mother's Future Husband."
Currently, the 8-year-old is busy filming BURN YOUR MAPS, where he stars
opposite Vera Farmiga. Earlier this year he wrapped a supporting lead role in
SHUT IN opposite Naomi Watts.
Following ROOM, Jacob will also be seen in BEFORE I WAKE opposite
Kate Bosworth and Thomas Jane. In the film, Jacob plays a young orphan
whose dreams and nightmares come alive physically as he sleeps.
When Jacob is not filming he enjoys learning about reptiles, kickboxing and
playing with Lego.