Represented by Harriet Pennington Legh

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Jake is a London-based playwright, lyricist and director. He wrote the book and co-wrote the lyrics for the new musical adaptation of Sue Townsend’s THE SECRET DIARY OF ADRIAN MOLE AGED 13 3/4 for Leicester Curve and PW Productions, which opened in March 2015 and which recently had a run at the Menier Chocolate Factory in London, to rave reviews. His original play FOUR PLAY ran at the Old Vic New Voices Festival in June 2015 starring Richard Madden and Jeremy Irvine, and was on at Theatre 503 in early 2016. In August 2015 he premiered his original new NYMT musical PRODIGY at St James Theatre and in December 2015 his co-written production of Red Riding Hood was on at the Pleasance Theatre. For screen he is developing an original TV series, WIDOWED, with 42 and is developing a TV Series with Hillbilly. Jake is a graduate of the Royal Court Theatre’s 2010 Supergroup and in 2011 he took part in the Old Vic Theatre’s US/UK Exchange programme. Last year he was selected to take part in the BBC TV Drama Writers' Programme 2016.

Credits Include:
FOUR PLAY, Old Vic Theatre
PRODIGY, St James Theatre
RED RIDING HOOD and TREASURE ISLAND Singapore Repertory Theatre