Derek Luke

By | January 20, 2016

Born on the 24th of April, 1974, Derek Luke is an American actor who is a descent of Guyanese ancestors. His father, Maurice Luke, is a Guyanese who moved to America while his mother is Marjorie Dixon. He features mainly in American films and TV shows. His parents raised him in Jersey City, New Jersey, which is the same town where he was born.

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Ethnicity: African and American

Name Derek Luke
Date of Birth April 24, 1974
Age 41 Years
Height 1.78 m
Derek Luke Net Worth
$5 Million
Occupation Acting
Parents Father : Maurice Luke
Mother : Marjorie Dixon
Sibling Brother : Maurice Luke
Brother : Daniel Luke
Education Henry Snyder High School
Languages English
Religion Christian
Children’s
Relationship Status Married
Wife Sophia Adella Luke (1998)
Sun Sign Taurus

Derek Luke starred in Catch a Fire, Empire, The King of Queens, Antwone Fisher, Notorious, Supremacy, Captain America: The First Avenger, Trauma, Sparkle, The Americans and Glory Road. He has won BET awards for Best Actor, Hollywood Film Festival Awards for Best Breakthrough Actor and he has also been nominated for many others.


Derek Luke is known as a good family man as he has been married to Sophia Adella Luke since 1998 and there was hardly any time when they have had any problem known to the public.

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  1. Milla

    Ouch, i was not aware of luke’s roots

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