Derek Watts Bio, Age, Net Worth, Wife, In Hospital, Sepsis

Derek Watts Bio, Age, Net Worth, Wife, In Hospital, Sepsis

Derek Watts Bio, Age, Net Worth, Wife, In Hospital, Sepsis

For some days, Derek Watts has been on the news because of his health issues.

We have shared here why Derek was rushed to the hospital, the news about having sepsis, Derek’s age, net worth, wife etc.

Biography of Derek Watts Derek is a South African TV presenter and media personality
How Old Is Derek Watts? Approximately in his late 50s.
Real Name Derek Watts
Gender Male
Profession Media, TV Anchor, Host, Presenter
Derek Watts Net Worth About $3M
Nationality South Africa
Relationship Married

Derek Watts Biography

Who is Derek Watts? Derek Watts is a Hillbrow born South African known TV presenter who is commonly known for being on the show Carte Blanche. The South African also doubles as an MC, Guest Speaker, and also a media trainer.

The South African national has over thirty years of experience in Journalism, and so the name Derek Watts has become a household name in SA.

Derek Watts currently lives with his wife, Belinda and they both have a his son, Tyrone, and also a teenage daughter Kirstin. It was reported that he met his partner at the Benmore-based Pick n Pay in the pet food section.

The story goes that Belinda wanted to buy food for her cat, while Derek picked up a stray dog in the Magaliesburg. The duo has been together in their marriage for about 21 years..

They have two dogs, a pet named Gucci which is his wife’s miniature Yorky dog and people love it. They also have another another dog which they named Coco.

Derek loves to go on vacation, with particular interest in the Maldives and the Banyan Tree hotel. According to him, his most treasured assets are is his family videos and photo albums.

Derek In Hospital Because Of Sepsis

On April 2, 2023, the loved South African, Derek Watts made headlines for learning how to walk again after it was reported that he collapsed in Hoedspruit last month.

The Carte Blanche TV host and presenter informed on Twitter that he was receiving treatment at the Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg. At first, everyone thought it was stroke.

When the television presenter collapsed as a result of which was suspected to be stroke in Hoedspruit. He was rushed to the super-pro Milpark Hospital ICU.

He stated that he was in fact diagnosed with severe sepsis and was learning how to walk again.

Derek Watts Age

How old is Derek? The factual age of the enertainer is not certain, but from a wild guess judging by his images and videos, one can conclude that Dere should be in his late 50s. His date of birth has become therefore unknown at this point. Please check back as we will update this page with more accurate age soon.

Derek Watts Net Worth

Estimated worth of Derek Watts. How much is Derek Watts worth?

The professional television star has been in the entertainment and media industry for some time now, and has also appeared in various shows and must have earned earned a fortune.

According to a South African website,, he has an estimated net worth of about R3.5 million as of April 2023.

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