He is a widowed Swedish handyman who develops a relationship with Jean after working for her.
Jakob was born in Sweden from Thor Nyman and his unnamed mother.
Throughout the Series
He admits to Jean she is the first person he has sex with and feelings for since the death of his wife.
Season One (4/8)
Season Two (7/8)
Season Three (8/8)
" People deserve your whole heart, Otis. If you can't give them that, it's better they know. It's the kinder thing to do."
Jakob to Otis