Jake Austin Walker was born in Hattiesburg, MS to parents, Jay, an Occupational Therapist and Kim, a Pharmaceutical Rep and Business Owner. At the age of 4, Jake began participating in local theater with principal roles and singing solos. With encouragement from a drama teacher at the age of 8, Jake took part in a talent showcase in Orlando Florida. With much interest from Hollywood agents and managers, Jake moved to Los Angeles to take his turn in Tinsel Town.
Since touching down in 2006, Jake has landed roles in Film and TV. Some TV notables include BONES, TIL’ DEATH and IDENTITY. Jake has his feature film debut in these 2011 features; BURNING PALMS with Zoe Saldana, WWE features KNUCKLEHEAD with Mark Feuerstein and THE CHAPERONE with Paul “Triple H” Levesque. When Jake isn’t working on set, he is busy as a singer and songwriter. Jake’s first original song, NO PARACHUTE, is now heard on JENNiRADIO.
With other entertainment endeavors to someday write and direct, Jake Austin Walker is making his mark and shooting for the stars as a young talent whose star is on the rise.