Derek Luke net worth: Derek Luke is an American actor who has a net worth of $5 million. Derek Luke earned his net worth through his acting roles in television and films. He played the part of Antwone in the film Antwone Fisher in 2002 and won the Independent Spirit Award for his performance. This film was directed by Denzel Washington as his first position as Director of a major motion picture. Derek Luke was also cast as Joshua Hardaway in the film “Madea Goes to Jail,” as Sean (Puffy) Combs in “Notorious,” as Speck in the 2012 film “Seeking a Friend for the End of the World” as Boobie Miles in the motion picture “Friday Night Lights” and many more. He has also had roles in several television series and sitcoms such as “King of Queens,” “Trauma,” “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” “Moesha” and as an assistant surgeon on TNT’s “HawthoRNe.” He has also appeared in music videos for Alicia Keys “Teenage Love Affair,” and for Monica’s “So Gone.” Derek Luke was born in Jersey City, New Jersey in 1974. He attended Linden High School and Snyder High School and graduated in 1993. He began his acting career in 1999 with the role of a nurse on the “King of Queens” sitcom. Luke married Sophia Adella Hernandez in 1998.
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|Net Worth||$5 Million|
|Date of Birth||April 24, 1974 (age 49 years)||Gender||Male|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.77 m)|
|Nationality||United States of America|
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Then I was working in a store in Newark, New Jersey, and I saw an actor in person, and I got so excited. My whole day changed. That's when I decided to challenge myself to make my dreams become a reality.Derek Luke
A few years ago you couldn't go from TV to film. It was like a 'no no' but I believe when you find a plan and purpose that God has for your life, there's not anything man can do to you. Especially when your faith is not really standing in the wisdom of man, you're really standing in the wisdom of God.Derek Luke
It's a story about victory that will touch the lives of everyone who watches it. It's powerful.Derek Luke
Denzel Washington invoked confidence. When you have confidence, you can do anything. And that's what happened. I learned about being honest and keeping it true, keeping it true in my performance.Derek Luke
Denzel's quality, I think, is his faith. You have all the action in your head and you have to believe in it and just do it. That's what he does and that's what he taught me to do.Derek Luke