If you like indie music, you may know Derek Richard Thomas from the band Vista Kicks. If you don’t know him though, know him as Rumer Willis’s Daddy. That! both are expecting a child.
Continue reading this biography of Derek Richard Thomas to know more about him.
- 1 Meet Derek Richard Thomas, boyfriend of Rumer Willis
- 2 Derek Richard Thomas Age
- 3 Derek Richard Thomas’s family
- 4 How much is Derek Richard Thomas net worth?
- 5 Derek Richard Thomas Height
- 6 Is Derek Richard Thomas on Instagram?
- 7 Related FAQ
Meet Derek Richard Thomas, boyfriend of Rumer Willis
Derek first went public with boyfriend Rumer Willis in September 2022 after the two were spotted locking lips while shopping in New York’s SoHo neighborhood.
Two months later, Rumer made their relationship official by sharing a series of cute photos. On one of the images, Rumer even kissed Derek while he was grinning from ear to ear.
Unfortunately, we don’t know when the lovebirds started dating. But it’s clear the two were an item before August, as Derek paid homage to the Dancing With the Stars students back then.
“In the short time we’ve been together, you have filled my life with joy and peace,” Rumer’s IG post read. Also, the star mentioned that everything was easy with her. “We sing, we dance, we play and above all we laugh. Thanks for being you. You are a magical man, I am very happy that you have come into my life, ”she added.
In May 2022, the actress also once hinted at their romance while sharing a video of Rumer performing. “@Derekrichardthomas and @thehailmaries are the most talented singer/songwriters I’ve heard in a long time (maybe ever),” she said in the post.
Also, it seems that Rumer got a chance to perform with them that night.
And now Derek and Rumer are pregnant! To share the good news, the actress took to her IG to flaunt her baby bump in Derek’s arms. Naturally, friends and family flooded the comments section.
Rumer’s sister, Scout Willis, wrote: “I feel so good. What a joyous launch party,” exclaimed Tallulah Willis. “EEEEEE! We put up with this mommy!” Even the mother-of-three chimed in: “I’m entering my hot, crazy, unhinged grandma era.”
Derek Richard Thomas Age
Derek Richard Thomas was born in May 1994. So he turned 28 in 2022.
He is 6 years younger than his baby mother Rumer Willis.
Fun fact: Derek weighed 4.33 kg (9 lb 9 oz) when he was born.
Derek Richard Thomas’s family
Derek comes from a family of at least five. Unfortunately, his parents are separated.
Now her mother, Vicki Reed, lives a single life in Sacramento, CA. She turned 61 in July 2022. Here is her IG @vickireed03 and FB @vickireed03.
Likewise, Derek’s father lived alone in Santa Cruz, CA. he turned 64 in April 2022.
On Mother’s Day 2022, Derek took to his IG to highlight her with the caption, “Happy Mother’s Day to my mom, grandma, and sister.”
As for his siblings, his brother Andrew Thomas turned 34 on November 4, 2022. He worked at FPI Management and Verizon and lived in Sacramento, California. This is his IG @andrewreedthomas. On the other hand, Derek’s sister, Gina Caples, was already married with three children. She graduated from Butte College with a business degree and turned 31 in May 2022.
Sadly, Derek’s maternal grandfather, Richard R. Reed, and his uncle Rick Reed, are long since deceased. Likewise, his paternal grandfather, Andrew P. Thomas, breathed his last in October 2020. He passed away at the age of 86 after a courageous battle with cancer.
How much is Derek Richard Thomas net worth?
Derek Richard Thomas earned a net worth of less than $400k through 2022. On the other hand, his baby mama Rumer Willis was worth a whopping $4 million at the time.
A musician by profession, Derek is the guitarist and singer of the indie band Vista Kicks. The band consisting of Derek, Trevor Sutton and Nolan Le Vine were quite well known locally and even had the chance to perform at the British Summer Time Hyde Park concert in June 2022. It seems they opened for The Rolling Stones and Phoebe Bridgers.
“Well this is amazing,” Derek posted about his achievement on IG.
In addition to singing, Derek is also a music producer. He produced music for the band The Hail Maries.
Find Derek’s music on Spotify. Some of his popular solo releases from him were Pacific Coast Highway, Jesus On A Gray Hound Bus, How Many Years, and Real F*cking Lucky.
Derek Richard Thomas Height
Derek Richard Thomas is less than 5 feet 11 inches (180 cm) tall. He is taller than Rumer, who is 5 feet 6 inches (167 cm).
His special features include: brown hair and eyes and a dimpled body. Some even say that he looks like John Mayer with long hair.
Is Derek Richard Thomas on Instagram?
Find him on Instagram @derekrichardthomas.
Also here is his Facebook @DerekThomas and TikTok @derekrichardthomas.
When is Derek Richard Thomas’s birthday?
Derek celebrates his birthday on May 30 and belongs to the zodiac sign Gemini.
Where is Derek Richard Thomas from?
Derek did not reveal his hometown. But as of 2022 he was living in Roseville, CA.
On the other hand, Rumer hails from Paducah, KY.
No, Derek is not related to actor Richard Thomas.
Although Richard may have multiple mothers and five children, Derek is not his son.