EXCLUSIVE: Mr Inbetween star Harry Cook splits with boyfriend Pearce Jacobs after two years together
Australian actor Harry Cook has split with his boyfriend Pearce Jacobs after two years of dating.
The news was confirmed Tuesday morning through Harry’s management, after he shared a cryptic quote about being stuck in the same routine unless he decided to explore his comfort zone.
The couple were last spotted together in December 2020, while attending the Australian premiere of Pippin in Sydney.
It is over! Australian actor Harry Cook (left) split with friend Pearce Jacobs, both 30, after two years together
A source close to Harry told Daily Mail Australia that the couple decided to break up earlier this month after living together during the pandemic.
Speaking about their romance last year, Harry told Daily Mail Australia that his graphic artist boyfriend was “pretty special” and that he loves him dearly.
“I’m very happy,” Harry said then.
It is over! The news was confirmed Tuesday through the actor’s management after Harry shared a cryptic quote about being stuck in the same routine unless he explored his comfort zone.
“Pearce is quite special and I love him very much. I really care about him.’ He sweetly added, “I love what we’re doing. Life is good.’
Harry rose to fame in the 2009 film Accidents Happen alongside Geena Davis, and has since appeared in several independent films and Australian TV shows.
He recently returned to the small screen, appearing in Foxtel’s Mr Inbetween.
Latest sighting: The couple were last spotted together in December 2020, attending the Australian premiere of Pippin in Sydney
In 2016, he was nominated in the Australian LGBTI Awards for the Inspirational Role Model award.
Despite being told to “hide” his homosexuality, he bravely came out in December 2013 in a YouTube video.
Harry recently released his debut book, Fin & Rye & Fireflies.
Coming out: Despite being told by previous executives to “hide” his homosexuality, he bravely came out as gay in December 2013 in a YouTube video.