Background information
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Character information
Full name
Gender Male
Status Deceased (theatrical version)
Alive (DVD version)
Cause of death Devoured by shark (theatrical version)
Other names
Allies Michael Brody, Ellen Brody, Hoagie
Appearances Jaws: The Revenge
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Character Edit

Jake is Michael's best friend in Jaws: The Revenge. He is shark's third victim.

Portrayal Edit

After planting a shock device in the shark's mouth, while aboard Neptune's Folly, the shark mauls him. The boat then sinks.

Trivia Edit

  • In the novel, Jake's last name is McCoy. But his last name is never mentioned in the film.
  • In an alternate ending, Jake survives the attack. Jake, still seriously injured, declares to Michael that from now on they're going to study snails.