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If your name is Derek, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Derek & Derrick, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Derek can you think of? The famous Dereks below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Derek, athletes named Derrick, and even political figures named Derek. The music industry is no stranger to the name Derek, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Derrick are worth mentioning? This list includes Derek Jeter, Derek Fisher, Derek Jacobi and Derek Carr. To read more about these notable people named Derek, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Derrick Rose is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derrick Rose Derrick Martell Rose is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association. He played one year of college basketball for ...more

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Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Jeter Derek Sanderson Jeter is an American former professional baseball shortstop who played 20 seasons in Major League Baseball for the New York Yankees. A five-time World Series champion, Jeter is ...more

Derek Fisher is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Fisher Derek Lamar Fisher is an American basketball coach and former player. He is currently the head coach of the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association. He played professionally in ...more

Derek Jacobi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Jacobi Sir Derek George Jacobi CBE is an English actor and stage director. A "forceful, commanding stage presence", Jacobi has enjoyed a highly successful stage career, appearing in such ...more

Derek Carr is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Carr Derek Dallas Carr is an American football quarterback for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Raiders in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played ...more

Derrick Mason is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derrick Mason Derrick James Mason is a former American football wide receiver who played for fifteen seasons in the National Football League. He was drafted by the Tennessee Oilers in the fourth round of the ...more

Derek Vincent Smith is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Vincent Smith Derek Vincent Smith is an American electronic music artist who performs under the stage name Pretty Lights. He is also the proprietor of an associated music label, Pretty Lights Music.

Derrick Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derrick Johnson Derrick "DJ" O’Hara Johnson is an American football linebacker for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Texas and ...more

Derek Trucks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Trucks Derek Trucks is an American guitarist, songwriter and founder of the Grammy Award winning The Derek Trucks Band. He became an official member of The Allman Brothers Band in 1999 and formed the ...more

Derek Luke is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Luke Derek Luke is an American actor. He won the Independent Spirit Award for his big-screen debut performance in the 2002 film Antwone Fisher, directed and produced by Denzel Washington.

Derrick Thomas is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derrick Thomas Derrick Vincent Thomas, nicknamed D.T., was an American football linebacker and defensive end for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. He played his entire 11-year career for ...more

Derek Holland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Holland Derek Lane Holland is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Texas Rangers of Major League Baseball. He is noted for his kid-like appearance and fun-loving behavior. He was the no. 2 ...more

Derek Harper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Harper Derek Ricardo Harper is a retired American professional basketball player. A Second-Team All-American at the University of Illinois, he was the 11th overall pick of the 1983 NBA Draft and spent ...more

Derek Mears is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Mears Derek Mears is an American actor and stuntman, best known for his role as Jason Voorhees in the reboot of Friday the 13th and Hawes in Hatchet III.

Derek Walcott is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Walcott Derek Alton Walcott, OBE OCC is a Saint Lucian poet and playwright. He received the 1992 Nobel Prize in Literature. He is currently Professor of Poetry at the University of Essex. His works ...more

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Derrick Favors is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derrick Favors Derrick Bernard Favors is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Utah Jazz of the National Basketball Association. Favors played college basketball for Georgia ...more

Derek Hough is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Hough Derek Hough is an American professional latin and ballroom dancer and choreographer. He is known for his work, since September 2007, on the ABC dance-competition series Dancing with the Stars, ...more

Derrick Brooks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derrick Brooks Derrick Dewan Brooks is an American former college and professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League for fourteen seasons. He played college football for ...more

Derrick Williams is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick

Derek Cianfrance is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Cianfrance Derek M. Cianfrance is an American film director, cinematographer, screenwriter, and editor.

Derek Jarman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Jarman Michael Derek Elworthy Jarman was an English film director, stage designer, diarist, artist, gardener and author.

Derrick Williams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derrick Williams Derrick Williams is a gridiron football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He was selected by the Detroit Lions with the 18th pick of the 3rd round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He was a wide ...more

Derek Norris is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Norris Derek Ryan Norris is an American professional baseball catcher for the San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball. He previously played for the Oakland Athletics.

Derek Lowe is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Lowe Derek Christopher Lowe is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. During his career, he played for the Seattle Mariners, Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, Atlanta Braves, Cleveland Indians, ...more

Derrick McKey is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derrick McKey Derrick Wayne McKey is a retired American basketball player who played the most part of his NBA career between the small forward and the power forward positions.

Derek Boogaard is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Boogaard Derek Leendert Boogaard was a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger who played for the Minnesota Wild and the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League. A native of Saskatchewan, ...more

Derrick Caracter is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derrick Caracter Derrick Eugene Caracter is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for GlobalPort Batang Pier of the Philippine Basketball Association.

Derek Sanderson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Sanderson Derek Michael Sanderson, nicknamed "Turk", is a Canadian former professional ice hockey centre who is now a financial adviser to athletes.

Derek Stepan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Stepan Derek Kenneth Stepan is an American professional ice hockey center and an alternate captain for the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League. Stepan was drafted in the second round, 51st ...more

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Derek Anderson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Anderson Derek Matthew Anderson is an American football quarterback for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the sixth round of the 2005 NFL ...more

Derek Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Dorsett Derek Dorsett is a Canadian professional ice hockey player for the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League.

Derek Ramsay is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Ramsay Derek Arthur Baggao Ramsay is a Filipino-British model, actor, host, and former VJ in the Philippines. He was born in UK but raised in the Philippines. His mother, Remedios Baggao-Ramsay, is ...more

Derek de Lint is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek de Lint Dick Hein de Lint is a Dutch film and television actor. De Lint was born in The Hague. In 1977, he played the character Alex in the film Soldier of Orange, directed by Paul Verhoeven. In 1986 he ...more

Derek Fowlds is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Fowlds Derek Fowlds is an English actor, known for playing Bernard Woolley in popular British television comedies Yes, Minister and Yes, Prime Minister and Oscar Blaketon in the long-running ITV police ...more

Derek Nimmo is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Nimmo Derek Robert Nimmo was an English character actor, producer and author. He was particularly associated with upper class "silly-ass" roles, and clerical roles.

Derek Roddy is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Roddy Derek Roddy is an American drummer and snake breeder, originally from South Carolina. His ability to record entire drum tracks in one or two takes earned him the nickname "One Take". ...more

Derek Francis is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Francis Derek Francis was an English comedy and character actor. He was a regular in the Carry On film players, appearing in six of the films in the 1960s and 1970s. He appeared in The Tomb of Ligeia, ...more

Derek Lam is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Lam Derek Lam is an American fashion designer, known for using pretty, feminine fabrics combined with clean silhouettes. In addition to designing his own line, Lam works as Tod's Creative Director ...more

Derek Bailey is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Bailey Derek Bailey was an English avant-garde guitarist and leading figure in the free improvisation movement.

Derek Morris is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Morris Derek Terrence Morris is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman, who is currently an unrestricted free agent of the National Hockey League. Drafted out of the Western Hockey League 13th ...more

Derick Brassard is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derick Brassard Derick Brassard is a Canadian ice hockey player who currently plays as a centre for the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League. He was drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first ...more

Derek Laud is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Laud Derek George Henry Laud is a British lobbyist, businessman, political adviser, speechwriter, and journalist. He achieved celebrity status during his time as a contestant in the 2005 series of ...more

Derek Parra is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Parra Derek Parra is an American of Mexican Native American descent. inline skater and speed skater from San Bernardino, California, who graduated from Eisenhower High School in Rialto, California, in ...more

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Derek Mahon is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Mahon Derek Mahon is a Northern Irish poet. He was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Derek Hartley is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Hartley Derek Hartley is an American talk show host, who serves as co-host of the Derek and Romaine Show, a talk radio show on Sirius XM Satellite Radio's Gay/Lesbian channel, OutQ. The show has a ...more

Derek Brown is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Brown Derek Vernon Brown is a former American football tight end in the National Football League.

Derick Monasterio is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derick Monasterio Derrick Monasterio is a Filipino actor, dancer and singer of Filipino-American-Jamaican-Italian descent. He is the son of Filipina former actress Tina Monasterio and is currently under GMA ...more

Derek Brewer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Brewer Derek Brewer is one of the famous Brewer modeling twins.

Derek Webb is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Webb Derek Walsh Webb is an American singer-songwriter who first entered the music industry as a member of the band Caedmon's Call, and later embarked on a successful solo career. As a member of the ...more

Derek Acorah is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
Derek Acorah Derek Acorah describes himself as a spirit medium. He is best known for his television work on Most Haunted, broadcast on Living TV. He has received a lot of criticism casting doubts over his ...more