Derek Acorah (1950–2020)

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Derek Acorah was born on January 27, 1950 in Liverpool, Merseyside, England as Derek Francis Johnson. He was an actor, known for Big Fat Gypsy Gangster (2011), Doctor Who (2005) and Crispy's Curse (2017). He was married to Gwen Acorah, Barbara Keeton and Joan Hughes. He died on January 3, 2020 in Bootle, Lancashire, England. See full bio »

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 2015 The Drew Carson Show (TV Series)
 2011 Big Fat Gypsy Gangster
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 2006 Doctor Who (TV Series)
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Before becoming a full-time spiritual Medium, Derek was a professional football player. He played for his home-team Liverpool FC reserve squad and later in Australia. See more »

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