|“||I'll always have your yams, because I'll always be your Yam Man||”|
—Jacob to Frankie
Jacob is a recurring character on Netflix series Grace and Frankie. He is portrayed by Ernie Hudson.
Jacob was Frankie's boyfriend and "Yam" man. He attended Humboldt State University. He quit his job as a Lockheed engineer (which he hated) to become a yam farmer in California. He's still friends with his ex-wife, who he says he married "too young".