Jacob Thompson is known for his variety of delightful and dynamic leading man roles including Beast in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Elvis Presley in Idols of the King, Harold Hill in The Music Man, the title role in Bye Bye Birdie, Simon in Jesus Christ Superstar and Bill Sikes in Oliver! On top of this impressive musical theatre repertoire, with a formidable talent and extensive training in straight plays, film, and television, Jacob has been seen on stage as Bill Ray in On Golden Pond,  James in FringeNYC’s Straight Faced Lies, Sherlock Holmes in Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Fallen Giant and Larry/The Young Man in Veronica’s Room. Jacob was recently a part of the 29-hour industry reading of Bastard Jones and The Mystery of the Silver Chalice. On camera, his work has been featured on Red Marble Media/Discovery Channel’s Discovery ID series My Dirty Little Secret. Additionally, he lends his voice to audiobooks such as Audible.com’s recording of The Last Moriarty.