Derek Lebrero has completed over 500 creative projects over the past 20+ years. Immensely passionate about storytelling, he possess an interdisciplinary background of writer, producer, director, cinematographer, visual artist, performer, camera operator, theatre director, and editor. Derek has created numerous documentaries, behind-the-scenes, scripted shorts, motion capture sessions, trailers, theatre productions, and commercials.
Passionate about arts and entertainment, Derek has shot some of the world’s top talent and celebrities, including Pamela Anderson, Angela Bassett, Russell Brand, Sir Richard Branson, James Cameron, Lynda Carter, Michael Cera, Jason Derulo, Tom Ford, James Franco, F. Gary Gray, Paris Hilton, Wiz Khalifa, Johnny Knoxville, Jon Landau, Jared Leto, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Lindsay Lohan, David Lynch, Pelé, Mickey Rourke, Sylvester Stallone, Weezer, and Steven Spielberg.
Some of his past video clients include Activision, Aldo, Arctic Cat, Bell, Bethesda, Bombardier, Cossette, David Lynch Foundation, Discovery Channel, EA, Epic, GameOn Mocap Studios, Home Depot, MELS Studios, Microsoft, MTV, The New York Times Online, Sony PlayStation, Seagate, Suzuki, Ubisoft, Unilever/Gatorade, Unreal Engine, Vero Moda, VW and Warner Bros.
Derek is currently in development on his first feature-length documentary, Three Trips to Venice Beach.