Derek Aidoo is a professional actor based in London. Currently, he is a Swing in TINA: The Tina Turner Musical playing at the Aldwych Theatre. Derek trained at the Westminster University London.
His credits include playing Teacher in Slave Teacher at the Lyric Theatre (2006); Husband in De-Ja Vu at the Lyric Theatre (2008); Nat King Cole in The Christmas Crooners at the World on Stage (2014); Demetrius in A Midsummer Nights Dream (2014); Lionel Ritchie in The Magic Of Motown (2015); Tom Collins in Rent (2016); Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (2016); Ensemble, cover Mr Maddens in Nativity The Musical (2017); Assistant Dance Captain, cover Richard/Raymond in Tina: The Tina Turner Musical (2018).
Derek’s other works include the London 2012 Olympics Closing Ceremony; Visilij in The Christmas Gift (short film, 2015); Dad in The Break and Lucifer in Adam And Eve at the Shrapnel Theatre (2015); The Shoekeeper in Amigo Loans (commercial, 2015); Olly’s Guy in Years & Years ft Tove Lo – Desire (music video, 2016); Holiday Campaign commercial for Don Julio Tequila (2016).