JOHN A. "Jake" JACOBSON, 58, Baltimore native son, died March 7, at his home in Los Angeles. John was the beloved son of Amelia R. Jacobson of Baltimore, brother of Lisa M. Jacobson of New York City, and husband of Anne Kurrasch Jacobson and father of Adam John Jacobson of Los Angeles. Jakes father was the late Lt. Col. Abraham Jacobson of the U.S. Army. Jake was a film and television producer and for several seasons worked on Barry Levinson's baltimore based NBC series "Homicide" : Life on the Street," and the CBS crime drama "The District." He was Unit Producer on the Academy Award-Winning motion picture "As Good As It Gets" with Jack Nicholson and Helen Hunt, and just had finished worked on the animated feature film "Garfield" with Bill Murray. Jake was an advit fisherman and sportsman. He was a graduate of Milford Mill High School and Ohio State University.
THE BALTIMORE SUN