‘Roots’ Star Derek Luke Visits SiriusXM

Derek Luke

Actor Derek Luke struck a playful pose during his visit to SiriusXM Studios on March 23rd in New York City. The star, known for roles in Antwone Fisher and Empire, will be making his next acting appearance in the Roots remake as Silla Ba Dibba- the military trainer of Juffure, charged with transforming teen boys into powerful Mandinka Warriors.

The Roots miniseries will premiere on Memorial Day 2016, May 30, and will be simulcast on History, A&E and Lifetime.

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