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Derek Roy Watkins Net Worth

Derek Roy Watkins Net Worth is
$500,000

Derek Roy Watkins Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Derek Watkins was born on March 2, 1945 in Reading, Berkshire, England as Derek Roy Watkins. He is known for his work on Definitely, Maybe (2008), Chicago (2002) and The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009). He was married to Wendy. He died on March 22, 2013 in Esher, Surrey, England.
Source
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthMarch 2, 1945
Place Of BirthReading, Berkshire, England, UK
ProfessionMusic Department, Soundtrack
Star SignPisces
#Fact
1He played with The Beatles, Elton John, Eric Clapton, Frank Sinatra, the London Symphony Orchestra, and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. He also played with the BBC Big Band, and worked with Johnny Dankworth, Maynard Ferguson, and Benny Goodman.
2He was born into a brass band family, and was taught to play the cornet at the age of four by his father. He played in his father's band - the Spring Gardens Brass Band in Reading (UK) - of which his grandfather was also conductor and a founding member.
3He played trumpet on the soundtrack of every James Bond film from Dr. No (1962) to Skyfall (2012).
4He has three children with his wife Wendy.

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Made in Dagenham2010musician: solo trumpet
Nine2009musician: first trumpet
The Great Raid2005musician: trumpet
Where the Truth Lies2005musician: flugelhorn and trumpet
De-Lovely2004musician: trumpet
Midsomer Murders2003TV Series composer - 1 episode
Chicago2002musician: trumpet

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus2009performer: "Hot Lips", "Japanese Sandman", "Say It With Music"
Definitely, Maybe2008arranger: "All Hail to the Chief" / performer: "All Hail to the Chief"
The Last Kiss2006writer: "Beguine"
A Nero Wolfe Mystery2002TV Series writer - 1 episode
KaBlam!1996TV Series music - 1 episode

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Shooting Bond2013Video documentaryHimself - Trumpet Player
James Bond's Greatest Hits2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Oasis... There and Then1996VideoHimself - Trumpet

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