Celebrities Famous People Named Derek & Derrick  

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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
age 30
Derrick Martell Rose is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Minnesota Timberwolves of the National Basketball Association. He played one year of college ...more
Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
age 44
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
age 44
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
age 80
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
age 27
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
age 45
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
Pretty Lights is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
age 37
Derek Vincent Smith (born November 25, 1981), known by his stage name Pretty Lights, is an American electronic music producer. Pretty Lights was originally a music project consisting of him and ...more
Derrick Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
age 33
Derrick O’Hara Johnson (born November 22, 1982) is a former American football linebacker. He played college football at the University of Texas at Austin, where he earned consensus All-American ...more
Derek Trucks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
age 39
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
age 44
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
Dec. at 33 (1967-2000)
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
age 32
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
age 57
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
age 46
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
age 89
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
Derrick Favors is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Derek & Derrick
age 27
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
age 33
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
age 42
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
age 45
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
Dec. at 52 (1942-1994)
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
age 32
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
age 30
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
age 45
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
age 52
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.