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.
Ethnicity: African and American
|Date of Birth||April 24, 1974|
|Derek Luke Net Worth||
|Parents||Father : Maurice Luke
Mother : Marjorie Dixon
|Sibling||Brother : Maurice Luke
Brother : Daniel Luke
|Education||Henry Snyder High School|
|Wife||Sophia Adella Luke (1998)|
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.