Derek Theler Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 05 Mar, 2017
Facts of Derek Theler
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 5 Inch
Name Derek Theler
Birth Name Derek Theler
Nick Name Derek
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Fort Collins
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor, model
Working For Tv Shows
Net Worth $3 millio
Affair with Christina Ochoa,Chelsea Kane
Education Colorado State University
Awards Teen Choice Award for Choice
TV Show Baby Daddy, How Sarah Got Her Wings
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Derek Theler was born on 29th of October, 1986 in Fort Collins, Alaska, United States of America. He grew up with his parents in the US. His parents raised him up with great compassion and care. He loved riding motorcycle and grew up playing sports. At the tender age of 3, Derek Theler was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes.

Career and path

Derek Theler‘s acting career took off in the year 2009. He starred in various minor roles in TV series like Cougar Town, The Middle, and The Hills. Derek auditioned for popular film Captain America: The First Avenger. Unfortunately, he lost to Chris Evans and could not be a part of Captain America.

Besides acting, he was also involved in modeling. He appeared as a model in TV commercials. It was the year 2009 when Derek first landed a coveted Coke Zero commercial. Immediately after that, Derek Theller played a ‘hot guy’ who is ‘sensitive’ and has a ‘dark side’ in a campaign for State Farm. Moreover, he has also appeared in commercials for Nike, Arby’s,, and Verizon.

Not only that, he also wrote a short film. He was the writer and executive producer of a shorter film called Intrusion. He is currently based in Los Angeles, California. Derek Theler landed his first major role when he was cast in the ABC Family comedy, Baby Daddy, playing Danny Wheeler, the brother of the title character in 2012. In the same year, Derek Theler starred as Riggins in the web series Project S.E.R.A.Three years later in 2015, he starred as Chase Walker in the movie Shark Killer. The movie released on 16th of June, 2015 through digital download.

Derek Theller portrayed the role of shark killer who hunts down a black-finned killer shark that swallowed a valuable diamond during a gang transaction.Derek Theller appeared as Jordan in Christmas movie How Sarah Got Her Wings. The film was released on digital HD and video on 1st of November, 2015. And, the movie premiered on Ion television on 6th December 2015.

Marriage and personal life

Derek Theler has not married yet. The 24-year-old was in a relationship with Christina Ochoa between 2014 and early 2016. He had been dating Christina for a long time.

 However, the reason behind his unmarried life might be his busy schedule as an actor. Derek Theller might get married soon. Before Christina, he was dating Merdith Giangrande in 2010. He dated Chelsea Kane from 2013 to 2014. He had a year long affair with Chelsea Kane.

Fact, bio, and height

Derek Theler stands tall and smart with an attractive height of six feet and five inches. He has a charming personality. His net worth is estimated to be $3 million accumulated from his hard work as an actor. He enjoys swimming and playing football in his free time.