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Derek Thompson was born on April 4, 1948 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He is an actor, known for Casualty (1986), The Long Good Friday (1980) and The Gentle Touch (1980). He is married to Dee Sadler. They have one child. He was previously married to Christine. See full bio »
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 2007 Holby Blue (TV Series)
Charlie Fairhead
 1998 Resurrection Man
Herbie Ferguson
 1986 Fighting Back (TV Mini-Series)
Bruce Curran
- Episode #1.5 (1986) ... Bruce Curran
- Episode #1.4 (1986) ... Bruce Curran
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... Bruce Curran
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... Bruce Curran
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... Bruce Curran
 1985 Wild Geese II
 1985 The Price (TV Mini-Series)
Frank Crossan
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Frank Crossan
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... Frank Crossan
 1984 Paper Dolls (TV Series)
Male paramedic
- Episode #1.8 (1984) ... Male paramedic
 1983 Women (TV Series)
- Hard to Get (1983) ... Jonathan
 1983 Bergerac (TV Series)
- A Miracle Every Week (1983) ... Wyatt
 1982 Harry's Game (TV Mini-Series)
Billy Downes
- Episode #1.3 (1982) ... Billy Downes
- Episode #1.2 (1982) ... Billy Downes
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... Billy Downes
 1980 Minder (TV Series)
- The Old School Tie (1980) ... Harry
 1980 The Long Good Friday
 1980 Breaking Glass
 1980 Flamingo Road (TV Series)
- Pilot (1980)
 1979 Yanks
 1979 The Danedyke Mystery (TV Series)
Tom Richards
- Episode #1.6 (1979) ... Tom Richards
- Episode #1.5 (1979) ... Tom Richards
- Episode #1.4 (1979) ... Tom Richards
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... Tom Richards
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... Tom Richards
 1978 Me! I'm Afraid of Virginia Woolf (TV Movie)
 1977 Play for Today (TV Series)
- A Photograph (1977) ... Chet
 1965 Gonks Go Beat
Ballad Isle Singer (as Elain and Derek)
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He acted in the Repertoire Season in the National Theatre production at the Young Vic Theatre in London, England in William Shakespeare's play, "Troilus and Cressida;" play, "Emigres;" Hull Truck Company's play, "Bridget's House;" play, "The Man Himself;" Stephen Poliakoff's play, "Strawberry Fields;" play, "Four to One;" Fred ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Elain and Derek

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He has a twin sister, Elaine. In the early sixties they formed a singing duo, Elaine and Derek, and had a few records released. They appeared together in the film, Gonks Go Beat (1965). See more »

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