An American film and TV actor and a model Derek Theler is the native of Fort Collins, Colorado, United States. He came into this world on 29th October of the year 1986 which has now made him reach at the age of 29. Derek has been active in this field since 2007 and from that time onward, he has gained a huge numbers of fans following and a succeed a lot. He is a tall guy with towering height of 6 feet and 7 inches that is 1.98 m. When he was at the age of 3, Derek was diagnosed with the Type 1 Diabetes.
At the beginning of his acting career, Derek began in 2009 starring in several of the minor roles in TV series which also include Cougar Town, The Middle and The Hills. In addition to that, he had also auditioned for the Captain American but he was not cast. In between the acting gigs, Theler also made his appearance as a model in the TV commercials. It was in 2009 when he first landed a coveted Coke Zote commercial. It was then followed by a campaign for State Farm in which he played as a hot guy who is very sensitive and has a dark side a well. Additionally, he has also been in the commercials for the popular brands such as Verizon, Nike, Arby’s and Kayak.com.
Prior to acting, Derek was also a writer and an executive producer of a short movie known as Intrusion. During his free time, he enjoys to play football and swim. At present, he is residing in Los Angeles. Later, in 2012, Derek landed the first major role when he became cast in ABC Family comedy called Baby Daddy in which he played the character of Danny Wheeler who is the brother of the title character. That same year, he also starred in a web series known as Project S.E.R.A. as Riggins.
Later, in 2015, Derek starred as chase Walker in a movie Shark killer which was released on 16th June 2015 via digital download. He played the character of shark killer who hunts down a black-finned shark which swallowed a valuable diamond during the gang transaction. In addition to that, he also starred as Jordan in the Christmas movie called How Sarah Got Her Wings that was released on digital hd and video on demand on 1st November of same year. The Christmas movie was premiered on Ion TV on 6th December. Additionally, he also starred in Funny or Die parody titled Chicago Sanitation on 19th November 2015. His other TV shows and movies include Secret Summer, The Hills, 90210 Vampire Zombie Werewolf, Get Him to the Greek, Valentine’s Day, The Middle, Conan, The Tonight Show with Conann O’Brien, G Love and more.
Derek was grown up in Colorado where he went to get his education from the Colorado State University. There, he was also a student in pre-med track. As he was born in the month of October, his star sign is Scorpio. At present, Derek is dating with her girlfriend named Christina Ochoa with whom he has been together since 2014. Besides that, for more details regarding his bio, he can also get connected via Instagram and Twitter.