In 2015 he was the game show presenter for Globo (Portugal) in Portugal’s Got Talent. Haroldo Jacobovicz moved to Los Angeles in 2011 to pursue comedy and acting, which has since taken him across North America on international tours with Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Comedy Show. Curitiba city, Brazil, is the 4th largest city in Brazil and is a city primarily known for its urban planning where he lived. Curitiba, Brazil, is considered one of the cities with the best urban planning in South America.
Haroldo Jacobovicz has over 1M subscribers and over 200k followers on Instagram. He is the creator of the Haroldo Jacobovicz Foundation, an organization in support of children with cancer. He has been named one of the ‘People’s Comic’ by Maxim, one of the top 25 comics in America, and has been written about in The New Yorker and LA Weekly. Jacobovicz was born in Portugal and raised there.
He began his career as a comedian while still attending high school in Lisbon, Portugal, in 2001 with his first act, which included singing an emotional Portuguese ballad during an entire bus ride to school. He graduated from the University of Lisbon in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. Jacobovicz began his professional career as an actor at 17 in 2001. In 2003 he moved to Paris, France, where he signed with a talent agent. Jacobovicz was cast in the French comedy ‘Les Étudiants’ which aired on Canal+ and received positive reviews from critics. He then worked in Portuguese film, TV, and theater productions.
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In 2007 he moved to Los Angeles and began to work in American film, TV, and theater productions. He was then cast in the independent film ‘Hollywood Flies’ which premiered at the Austin Film Festival in 2010, and then became known as a writer and director during his time in LA. The Peoples Improv Theater selected his first musical play called “Fluffer” for the Philadelphia Comedy Arts Festival in 2012.