Parents Kevin Tierney
Years active 1988 present
Education Royal West Academy
|Name Jacob Tierney|
Siblings Brigid Tierney
|Full Name Jacob Daniel Tierney|
Born September 26, 1979 (age 43) (1979-09-26) Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Occupation Actor, film director, screenwriter
Awards Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television Award for Best Screenplay
Movies and TV shows The Trotsky, Good Neighbors, Preggoland, Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Josh and SAM
Similar People Kevin Tierney, Emily Hampshire, Sonja Bennett, Jay Baruchel, Anne‑Marie Cadieux
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Jacob Daniel Tierney (born September 26, 1979) is a Canadian actor, director and screenwriter.
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- Early life
- Writing and Directing
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Tierney was born in Montreal, Quebec, the son of veteran producer Kevin Tierney.
Tierney started his career as a child actor, beginning at age six. He has had a long career, mostly in comedic roles.
Writing and Directing
Tierney has found critical success with films he has both written and directed. He made his directorial debut in 2002, making his screenplay into a short film titled Dad. He has since written and directed the feature films Twist (2003) for which he was nominated for a Genie Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, The Trotsky (2009) that garnered him two Canadian Comedy Awards and a Genie Award, Good Neighbors (2010), and Preggoland (2014), a film that was very popular on the festival circuit. He has also directed episodes of the television sitcom Mr. D and Gavin Crawford's comedy special Gavin Crawford's Wild West. In 2012, Tierney participated in the jury of the Air Canada enRoute Film Festival.
Tierney is the co-creator of the television series Letterkenny along with writer Jared Keeso. He co-writes and directs the series, as well as performing the role of Pastor Glen.