Celebrity Partner Shannon Elizabeth.
Derek is a World Under 21 Latin American Champion, a Two-time Open British Champion (Blackpool), Two-time International ‘Open to the World Champion’ and Two-time US Open Champ. His dance style is Latin, he’s based in London England and is currently not competing. Derek has been dancing since he was 10 years old where he went on with a successful dance career. He performed in “Footloose” and recently took a break from competing to focus on his acting and singing. He was one of the dancers on the first Dancing With the Stars Tour and is currently a choreographer on the BBC (UK) hit show, “Dance X.”
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