Derek Theler Biography
Birthday: October 29, 1986 (Scorpio)
Born In: Alaska, United States
Derek Theler is an American actor and model, best known for his role of ‘Danny Wheeler’ in ABC’s TV series ‘Baby Daddy.’ Born and raised in Colorado, he studied at the ‘Colorado State University,’ Fort Collin, and obtained a degree in sports medicine and nutrition. However, he decided to become an actor and moved to Los Angeles. His tall physique earned him modeling assignments such as ‘Coke Zero,’ ‘State Farm,’ and ‘Nike,’ among others. At the beginning of his acting career, Theler did some small roles in TV shows and later appeared in some movies such as ‘Valentine’s Day,’ ‘Get Him to the Greek,’ ‘Camp Virginovich,’ among others. Then he got a break with a major role in the comedy series ‘Baby Daddy’ and received nominations for his performance. He played the title role in the movie ‘Shark Killer,’ which he followed up with appearances in the films including (1)‘How Sarah Got Her Wings,’ ‘Secret Summer,’ and ‘Brotherly Love,’ and also guest starred in a number of movies, TV and web series. Since the age of 3, he has been a Type 1 diabetic. Theler was involved in a few relationships with his co-stars, and presently he is dating Lisa Marie Summerscales.