"I MAKE ART UNTIL SOMEONE DIES"
- Joker (Jack Nicholson), Batman (1989)
Derick Xavier was born in Queens, NY in 1988 in the neighborhood of Astoria/Ditmars to Brazilian immigrant parents. Around the end of High school his family moved to Tampa, Florida where he began to pursue a career in architecture and engineering. After obtaining his Associates in Computer Drafting he moved to Orlando, FL to acquire his Bachelors in Film.
Starting out as a PA in 2010 he has worked up & down the east coast on all levels and budgets of production. Having earned his stripes he progressed to AC & Media Manager. Derick's currently based out of Atlanta, GA.
Growing up in the late 80s/early 90s, his inspiration to join the industry stems from the legendary movies of that era.
A cinephile and an entertainer with an unbreakable drive.