James Caan’s Son Jacob Nicholas Caan Biography, Parent, Sibling & More

Jacob Nicholas Caan is famous as the son of legendary actor, James Caan and an actress, costume designer Linda Stokes. Jacob Nicholas Caan was born on September 24, 1998, in the United States of America. His age is 21 as of 2019 while his horoscope is Libra.

As we already mentioned above that he is the son of James Caan (father) and Linda Stokes (mother). His father is an actor while his mother is an actress as well as a costume designer. His grandparents are Sophie Caan and Arthur Caan.

Jacob Nicholas Caan
Caption: The two boys together, 20-year-old James Arthur and 17-year-old Jacob – pictured together in LA back in April 2007(Photo: Dailymail)

His uncle, Ronnie Caan who is a film producer while his niece is Josie James Caan. He grew up with his one brother and three half-siblings James Arthur Caan, Scott Caan, Tara A. Caan, and Alexander James Caan respectively.

Jacob holds an American nationality while he belongs to a white ethnical background. He graduated from La Salle High School located in Bend Rd, Cincinnati.

Relationship Status-Single

Jacob Nicholas Caan is possibly single at the moment. Caan might be focusing on his study rather than involving in any kind of relationship or love affairs.

Jacob’s Father Personal Life

His father James Caan has been married four times and even his fourth marriage is filed for divorce for which yet no legal decision has been made. James was married to Dee Jay Mathis in 1961. Together they have a daughter named Tara Caan born in 1964. However, the marital relationship did not seem working so the couple got divorced in 1966.

After that, he started dating models and actresses but all the relationships were short-lived. James was in career height so he was one of the undeniable handsome hunks to dream of. Later he dated Sheila Marie Ryan, who was a former girlfriend of Elvis Presley. They married in the year 1976 but divorced the following year. The couple has a son together named Scott Caan, who is also an actor now, born the same when they got married.

Caption: Jacob Nicholas Caan’s Parents

After a decade and more, James again married his third wife Ingrid Hajek in 1990 September. Together they have a son named Alexander James Caan born in 1991. However, this marriage also ended up in divorce in the year 1994. A year later after divorce, James got married to his fourth wife Linda Stokes in 1995.

Together they have two sons named James Arthur Caan born in 1995 and Jacob Nicholas Caan born in 1998. They were spending a happy married life despite the rumors heard or read to the media.

However, the marital relationship came on the verge of divorce after the relationship was filed for divorce in the year November 2009 citing irreconcilable differences. Despite the rollercoaster-like history, James is a proud father of five children and four grandchildren as well as loves to spend some of his time with his grandchildren when possible.

James Caan and Linda Stokes
Caption: James Caan and his estranged wife, Linda Stokes (Photo: Dailymail)

Father’s Net Worth

The estimated net worth of his father James Caan is around $20 million as of 2019. James collected this net worth from his acting career. Along with this, he even added more to his net worth from his business ventures.

Besides this, his half-brother Scott Caan is also a famous actor. According to the sources, the estimated net worth of his half-brother is around $16 million as of 2019.

Father’s Acting Career

His father, James Caan is an American actor who came to the media spotlight in the 1970s with significant roles in movies such as Brian’s Song (1971), Cinderella Liberty (1973), The Gambler (1974), Freebie and the Bean (1974), and so on. For his appearance in The Godfather (1972) as Sonny Corleone, Caan received the nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and the corresponding Golden Globe in the year 1972.

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Further, his other notable appearance in movie and tv series are Thief (1981), Misery (1990), For the Boys (1991), Eraser (1996), Bottle Rocket (1996) and Elf (2003), Las Vegas (2003–2008), and so on. Moreover, James also prominently lent his voice to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009) and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013). In the year 1978, he was inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame with a motion pictures star located at 6648 Hollywood Boulevard.

Other Works

Apart from his acting career, James is a practicing martial artist. Caan has trained with Takayuki Kubota for nearly thirty years, earning various ranks. Further, he is a Master (6 Dan) of Gosoku Ryu Karate and was granted the title of Soke Dai by the International Karate Association.