Derrick Parker

Derrick Parker

Bomber

Derrick is embarking on his first role at the Odyssey Theatre.  Some of his regional work includes Topdog/UnderdogThe Cherry OrchardMa Rainey’s Black BottomMiss Evers’ Boys and Othello (title role).  Derrick first worked with John Farmanesh-Bocca in Othello (Roderigo) and Hamlet (Claudius).  Early on, Derrick landed roles on Law & OrderHomicide Life of the Street, and Simple Justice (PBS film).  A native of Greenville, NC, he studied at East Carolina University and later earned his MFA in acting from The Old Globe Theatre/University of San Diego. www.derrickparker.com