Derek Siow Actor Australian

Actor Derek Siow: after countless rejections and auditions, Hollywood came calling

Derek Siow is a professional actor, voice artist and songwriter. Originally from Melbourne, Australia, he is of Malaysian Chinese heritage and is based in London.

In this interview Derek offers advice and encouragement for aspiring actors, and talks about the importance of staying positive whilst on your acting journey.

Overcoming rejection as an actor

Overcoming countless rejections and audition failures, Derek has appeared in Hollywood movies including Angel Has Fallen (2019), The Capture (2019) and Zero Dark Thirty (2012), as well as being one of the main characters in the television comedy animation series The Skinner Boys (Season 1 & 2). He’ll also appear in The Fear Index TV series.