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Jacob Vargas

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Jacob Vargas

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Full NameJacob Vargas
First NameJacob
Last NameVargas
Birth NameJacob Vargas
Birth CityMichoacan
Birth CountryMexico
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseSylvia Arzate
No Of Children2
FilmographyJarhead,Michelle's High School Reunion,Cesar Chavez,Ernest Goes to Camp,Elysium
EducationSan Fernando High School
Height171 cm
Networth$3 M
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Date of BirthAugust 17,1971
Age51 years


    Body and Relation Status of Jacob Vargas

    What is Jacob Vargas marital status ?Married
    How many children does Jacob Vargas have ?2
    Who is Jacob Vargas married with?Sylvia Arzate
    What is the height of Jacob Vargas?171 cm
    What is the weight of Jacob Vargas?kg

    Best known for playing Joker in the 2000 comedy movie Next Friday, Jacob Vargas is a Mexican-American actor and dancer. He rose to the spotlight from NBC sitcom Diff'rent Strokes. 

    Likewise, he is also Popular for Last Resort, Fatal Instinct, Heaven Is for Real, Elysium, Cesar Chavez, The Hills Have Eyes 2, and others. 

    Jacob's Childhood & Education

    Jacob Vargas was born on 18th August 1971 in Michoacan, Mexico. He along with his family moved to Los Angeles, California in 1971 and settled there. He is 50 years old as of 2021.

    Jacob Vargas is a Mexican-American actor best known for Next FridayImage Source: Cine Movie
    Jacob Vargas is a Mexican-American actor best known for Next Friday

    Image Source: Cine Movie

    Similarly, he holds dual nationality (Mexican-American) and has Latino ancestry. Vargas went and graduated from San Fernando High School in San Fernando, California. 

    Career Insight

    Jacob made his acting debut as a street dancer in the NBC sitcom Diff'rent Strokes starring Conrad Bain, Gary Coleman, Todd Bridges, and Dana Plato

    He then appeared in films like Airborne, Jarhead, and Traffic. 

    In 2000, he was cast as Joker in the American stoner comedy film Next Friday which stars Ice Cube, Mike Epps, and Tamala Jones

    Jacob (center) as Joker in Next FridayImage Source: Friday Wiki
    Jacob (center) as Joker in Next Friday

    Image Source: Friday Wiki

    Likewise, in 2007, Jacob was cast as PFC Carlos 'Crank' Medina in American horror film The Hills Have Eyes 2 alongside Michael McMillian, Flex Alexander, and Jessica Stroup

    Moreover, he played A.B. Quintanilla, the brother of the late Tejano singer Selena in the biopic film Selena

    Some of Vargas' acting credits include Jarhead, Michelle's High School Reunion, Cesar Chavez, Ernest Goes to Camp, and Elysium

    How Much Is His Net Worth?

    The 50-year-old actor made his acting debut in 1986 and has starred in several films and TV shows to date. 

    According to Celebrity Net Worth, Vargas' net worth is estimated at around $3 million as of 2021. Most of his fortune comes from his successful acting career. 

    Is Father Of Two

    Next Friday star is married to the love of his life, Sylvia Arzate. The couple exchanged their wedding vows in presence of family and friends. 

    Vargas and Sylvia shares two daughters togetherImage Source: Hollywood
    Vargas and Sylvia shares two daughters together

    Image Source: Hollywood

    Likewise, they share two daughters Rose born in 2004 and Ava Victoria born in 2011. 

    As of 2021, Jacob has over 84.3k followers on Instagram and over 9k followers on Twitter. 

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