‘Married at First Sight’: 9 Fun Facts about Jacob Harder

Married at First Sight‘s Jacob Harder caught Lifetime fan’s attention with his love of the 80s and his super cool house. But there’s more that you don’t know about Jacob, and we’re here to give you more fun facts about this super tubular guy.

Facts 1 & 2 – Married at First Sight: Jacob Harder Loves Needles & Hates the New Star Wars

Jacob Harder of Married at First Sight isn’t afraid of needles. In fact, he enjoys acupuncture and said that it helped him with many things. He had knots in his neck and also problems with his nose, and he said that the needles help fix him up.

Married at First Sight viewers noticed that Jacob talked a lot about his body and optimizing it. One of the stranger things people noticed was when Jacob Harder talked to Hayley Harris about his gut health. She seemed a little put off by it, but his health is a major focus.

Jacob from MAFS also has strong feelings about Star Wars. He likes the older Star Wars movies, but he isn’t a fan of what they’ve done with the newer ones. And he has a very long defense about why the newer ones don’t live up to his standards.

Married at First Sight: Jacob Harder

3-4. MAFS: Jacob Does Birthday’s for Dogs & Concerts

Married at First Sight husband Jacob Harder loves his three dogs. He said that it would be a problem in their marriage if his wife didn’t like his dogs. And that not liking his dogs or wearing clogs are the only deal-breakers in his marriage.

Just how much does Jacob love his dogs? Jacob of Married at First Sight gets his dogs birthday biscuits for their special day. Fans said it’s adorable how much commitment Jacob puts into his three adorable doggies.

Jacob loves concerts and goes to shows like Metallica with his friends when the group performs while in Atlanta.

It seems he’s not as much of a loner as his mom said he was. Even so, viewers do wonder about his match with Haley.

5-6. His Friends Don’t Always Support His Home Decor & He Might Hoard a Little

Jacob Harder from Married at First Sight doesn’t care if his home looks like it’s from years gone by. In fact, he loves living in a super unique house, which he mentioned quite a bit on the show. His home is East Cobb County Georgia, an upscale area of Atlanta suburbs.

Married at First Sight: Jacob Harder - House

Some of his decor and choices for his house don’t always get the most support. Like when the the Married at First Sight star installed flooring for the walls.

One of Jacob’s friends asked him how he would tell which was his floor and which was the wall. But some of his other friends said they could dig it. To be fair, many design shows use flooring planks and tile for the walls.

Jacob Harder seems to keep some of the old things from high school – even if they are semi-lost and forgotten.

Fans of Married at First Sight said it only makes sense since he loves old things. Despite not being old enough to appreciate the 80s when he was born, it seems like he wants to keep and get as much from that time period as possible.

Married at First Sight: Jacob Harder

7-8. Married at First Sight: Jacob Hangs Out with Famous People & Attends Festivals

Jacob Harder from Married at First Sight is much cooler than the show gives him credit for. He goes out and meets famous people like fitness babe Jamie Eason. Jacob said, “She’s amazing. That’s all,” and seems to have a little celebrity crush on her.

Married at First Sight celeb Jacob didn’t just use his muscles to anger his brother. It seems like he’s happy to use his muscles to get some attention from the ladies as well. Many think that might be why he said that the intimacy would “come naturally” between him and Haley.

Jacob Harder also goes to gamer festivals when they happen. He went to one of the large and energy-packed festivals called MAGfest that celebrates video games and video game music. Viewers said they don’t think that would at all be up Haley Harris’ alley.

9 and Bonus Fact – Jacob Harder Competed in Bodybuilding & Played Football in School

Jacob Harder from Married at First Sight loved showing off his muscles and beating his brother. But he also competed in fitness competitions. In one of the competitions, he came in 3rd despite how ripped he was.

Married at First Sight celebrity Jacob didn’t seem to mind the attention. Even though he stays home a lot, he gets out and does a lot of stuff. And it’s especially interesting that he’s so comfortable being in front of people.

Jacob Harder was also a football player back in school. Fans said it makes total sense, and he said he enjoyed the game. But it doesn’t seem like he tried to pursue it much after school.

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