Derek Dennis Frazier is the son of Joe Frazier, an American professional boxer. Derek got viral on TikTok after he competed on Big Brother 23 and became the show’s runner-up. This celebrity kid has already made a name for himself and is the proud son of his late father, the first boxer to defeat Muhammad Ali. Joe was known for his power, fearlessness, devastating left hand, and relentless pressure-fighting style. In this article, you’ll read everything about Derek’s professional career, personal life, and much more. Continue reading!!

Early Life of Derek Dennis Frazier

Derek was raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, although we don’t know when he was born. He grew up loving Philly so intensely that he still calls it home now. From 2005 until 2010, Derek completed his high school education at Valley Forge Military School and College in Wayne, Pennsylvania. Then he studied communication at several institutions after graduating from military high school. He attended Rowan University in Glassboro, New Jersey, in 2010.

After two years, he moved to his home state’s Bucks County Community College. In 2016, Derek completed his undergraduate studies at Cabrini College and received his bachelor’s degree in arts. After completing his studies, he returned to Valley Forge Military Academy and served as the associate admissions director until the fall of 2018.

General Trivia About Derek Dennis Frazier

Derek is currently establishing himself as a rising reality television star. According to his official CBS bio, he plays PlayStation and does weightlifting in his spare time. He can also be spotted using the internet frequently during his free time.

What is the Show “Big Brother 23?”

The original Dutch reality show of the same name, produced by John de Mol in 1997, inspired the American television reality competition series Big Brother. The protagonist of George Orwell’s novel Nineteen Eighty-Four serves as the inspiration for this name. In the Big Brother house, a group of participants nominates one another for eviction by popular vote.

The winner receives a sizable monetary award. The twenty-third season of this program, Big Brother 23, debuted on July 7, 2021, with a live move-in on CBS in the United States and Global in Canada. Derek participated in the 23rd season and in season 24, he made a comeback along with the rest of The Cookout alliance to talk about the season on the eviction episode of Week 11.

Net Worth of Derek Dennis Frazier

According to our research and some online sources, Derek Dennis Frazier has an estimated net worth of $1-5 million.

Dating History of Derek Dennis Frazier

Derek keeps his love life private. Therefore, we don’t know anything about his relationship status. We can’t say whether he is committed or still single. We’ll update you if we get any information about his love life.


While Joe may have sensed that he wouldn’t live long enough to see his son Derek getting success, he nevertheless wanted to protect him and prepare him for the outside world. Smokin’ Joe had a life filled with extraordinary experiences, but Derek is creating his legacy as a rising reality television star.