Jacob Hopkins is best known for voicing Gumball Watterson in Cartoon Network’s multi award-winning animated hit TV series, The Amazing World of Gumball, nominated for Favorite Cartoon at the 2017 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards. He has continued to voice a variety of commercials, games, apps, rides, as well as the lead in a new Disney pilot, The Code. Currently, Jacob is working on a confidential Dreamworks animated TV series to air on Netflix. Most recently he voiced Boot Crew Drew on an episode of Cartoon Network’s We Bare Bears. Jacob can be seen in his recurring role of Chad Kremp on hilarious hit comedy, ABC’s The Goldbergs.
Hopkins has guest starred on Game Shakers, About a Boy, Animal Practice, & How I Met Your Mother. He recurred as Alexander Drew, on HBO’s True Blood, starring opposite Alex Skarsgard & Steven Moyer. Jacob’s film credits include starring opposite Elizabeth Banks in Just A Little Heart Attack, Miller in CBS Films Middle School: Worst Years of My Life as Miller, Lifetime’s Missing at 17, & the multi award-winning short film, The Boy Who Cried Fish.
Hopkins has been a Celebrity Youth Ambassador for The Jonathan Foundation for 6 years, advocating for youth with special needs and disabilities. He also donates his time and services to the non-profit, Lollipop Theatre which brings movie magic, arts, and entertainment to hospitalized children. Currently Jacob has partnered with the clothing brand, All Aspects Apparel as well as an Influencer for Funimation. Hopkins is an accomplished martial artist with a second-degree black belt in Taekwondo. In his spare time, he enjoys drumming, reading, drawing, gaming, and spending time with family and friends.