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MARGUERITE DERRICKS

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Marguerite Derricks is one of dance’s most highly recognized and respected working choreographers. She is the first and only choreographer to have received three consecutive Emmy Awards for Outstanding Choreography, and is also the recipient of five MTV Movie Awards for Best Dance Sequence.

Marguerite’s television credits include Amazon’s THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL, Amazon’s THEM: COVENANT, Showtime’s THE AFFAIR, HBO’s WESTWORLD, Netflix’s GLOW, Netflix’s revival of GILMORE GIRLS, Starz’s BLUNT TALK, the Emmy-winning BEHIND THE CANDELABRA, FX’s AMERICAN HORROR STORY, and HBO’s hit series TRUE BLOOD. Her television episodic credits also include popular shows such as SUPERSTORE, CRIMINAL MINDS: BEYOND BORDERS, CROWDED, MASTERS OF SEX, BUNHEADS, SCORPION, CSI: MIAMI, 3RD ROCK FROM THE SUN, WILL AND GRACE and DANCING WITH THE STARS.

In the world of film Marguerite has choreographed some of the most popular movies of the last 20 years.  Her work has spanned from cult hits such as SHOWGIRLS, STRIPTEASE and DONNIE DARKO to top blockbuster films such as the AUSTIN POWERS franchise, CHARLIE’S ANGELS, TROPIC THUNDER, MR. AND MRS. SMITH, 10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU, LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE, NO STRINGS ATTACHED, 13 GOING ON 30, and BAD MOMS 2.

Her presence in Las Vegas includes Cirque’s long running production of ZUMANITY and LE REVE which was voted “Best Production Show” for six consecutive years. Her theatre work includes HEATHERS THE MUSICAL which won rave reviews for its Los Angeles world premiere and had its Off-Broadway premiere in March 2014. She also choreographed the Broadway productions of WONDERLAND and A CLASS ACT.

Marguerite has choreographed for numerous awards shows including The Critics’ Choice Awards, The Oscars (with Hugh Jackman), The Emmys, MTV Movie Awards, Teen Choice, TV Land Awards and VH1 Vogue Fashion Awards.

In addition to her television and film work, Marguerite has worked with Grammy winning music icon Adele on CHASING PAVEMENTS which was nominated by MTV for Best Choreography in a music video. Marguerite’s other music videos include working with Lenny Kravitz and Katy Perry. She also has had the pleasure of working with innovative commercial directors on popular spots for Clinique, Target, HP, Guitar Hero, United Healthcare, The Gap (featuring Claire Danes and Patrick Wilson), American Express, Pepsi, and more.

FILM
Poms
Choreographer
Dir: Zara Hayes
Bad Moms Christmas
Choreographer
Dir: J. Lucas and S. Moore
Frozen (Bonus Featurette)
Choreographer
Dir: Kenny Ortega
Fun Size
Choreographer
Dir: Josh Schwartz
Behind the Candleabra
Choreographer
Dir. Steven Soderbergh
No Strings Attached
Choreographer
Dir. Ivan Reitman
Fame
Choreographer
Dir. Kevin Tancharoen
Tropic Thunder
Choreographer
Dir. Ben Stiller
The Zoo Keeper
Choreographer
Dir. Frank Coraci
Step Brothers
Choreographer
Dir. Adam McKay
Semi Pro
Choreographer
Dir. Kent Alterman
Southland Tales
Choreographer
Dir. Richard Kelly
Rush Hour 3
Choreographer
Dir. Brett Ratner
Spiderman 3
Choreographer
Dir. Sam Raimi
Little Miss Sunshine
Choreographer
Dir. Dayton/Faris
The Love Guru
Choreographer
Dir. Marco Schnabel
Mr. and Mrs. Smith
Choreographer
Dir. Doug Liman
Meet the Fockers
Choreographer
Dir. Jay Roach
Guess Who
Choreographer
Dir. Kevin Sullivan
Talladega Nights
Choreographer
Dir. Adam McKay
Must Love Dogs
Choreographer
Dir. Gary Goldberg
Man of the House
Choreographer
Dir. Steven Herrick
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen
Choreographer
Dir. Sara Sugarman
Starsky and Hutch
Choreographer
Dir. Todd Phillips
Austin Powers 1, 2, & 3
Choreographer
Dir. Jay Roach
The Cat in the Hat
Choreographer
Dir. Bo Welch
13 Going on 30
Choreographer
Dir. Gary Winick
Charlie’s Angels II
Choreographer
Dir. Gary Winick
Donnie Darko
Choreographer
Dir. Richard Kelly
Charlie’s Angels
Choreographer
Dir. McG
Dude, Where’s My Car?
Choreographer
Dir. Danny Leiner
Never Been Kissed
Choreographer
Dir. Raja Gosnell
10 Things I Hate About You
Choreographer
Dir. Gil Junger
Batman and Robin
Choreographer
Dir. Joel Schumacher
Strip Tease
Choreographer
Dir. Andrew Bergman
Showgirls
Choreographer
Dir. Paul Verhoeven
Junior
Choreographer
Dir. Ivan Reitman
TELEVISION
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel - Seasons 1,2,3
Series Choreographer
Amazon
Westworld - Season 2
Choreographer
HBO
GLOW - Seasons 1, 2, 3
Choreographer
Netflix
Them: Covenant
Choreographer
Amazon
The Affair
Choreographer
Showtime
Timeless EP 206
Choreographer
NBC
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders EP 213
Choreographer
CBS
Superstore EP 214
Choreographer
NBC
Gilmore Girls
Choreographer
Netflix
Blunt Talk
Choreographer
Starz
Scorpion – EP 325, 401
Choreographer
CBS
The Mindy Project
Choreographer
FOX
True Blood
Choreographer
HBO
Bunheads
Series Choreographer
ABC Family
Vegas
Choreographer
CBS
CSI: NY
Choreographer
CBS
Betty White’s 90th Birthday Party Special
Choreographer
NBC
Jimmy Kimmel Live
Choreographer
ABC
Dancing With the Stars - Macys Stars of Dance
Choreographer
ABC
Get Up and Dance
Judge
Gurin Company
Knight Rider
Choreographer
NBC
Your Momma Don’t Dance
Contributing Producer
Lifetime
The United States of Tara
Choreographer
Dreamworks
Fashion Rocks
Choreographer
CBS
Cedric the Entertainer “Taking You Higher”
Choreographer
HBO
CSI: Miami
Choreographer
CBS
A Time for Dancing
Choreographer/Producer
Showtime
Faith Hill Special
Choreographer
NBC
3rd Rock from the Sun
Choreographer
NBC
Will and Grace
Choreographer
NBC
That 70’s Show
Choreographer
FOX
Dixie Chicks on the Fly
Choreographer
CBS
The Hughleys
Choreographer
ABC
Goodwill Games
Choreographer
Tall Pony Prod.
Fame LA
Choreographer
MGM
Burt Bacharach: One Amazing Night
Choreographer
TNT
Dick Clark’s New Year’s Special
Choreographer
ABC
A Musical Christmas at Disney World
Choreographer
ABC
THEATRE
LeReve
Wynn Theater at Wynn Las Vegas
Showstoppers
Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas
Heathers
New World Stages, NYC/Hudson Backstage Th., LA
Wonderland
BROADWAY* / Marquis Theatre / Tampa Bay PAC
Sister Act
Pasadena Playhouse
Cirque Du Soleil: Zumanity
New York/Las Vegas
A Class Act
Manhattan Theatre Club/Broadway/ Japan/Pasadena Playhouse
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Tiffany Theatre, Los Angeles
COMMERCIALS
Suntrust
Caviar
American Horror Story
PromosFirefly Creative
Target Style
Rattling Stick
Target
Good Oil Films
Weather Tech (Super Bowl)
Tool
United Healthcare
Gartner
FX Promo
FX Network / Firefly Creative Ent.
Guitar Hero
HSI Prod.
HP Hands
Fergie / Motion Theory
Dirty Jobs Promo
Discovery Channel / Motion Theory
Nip Tuck Promo
Arsenal Media
Shiseido
OPM Prod.
Soft Bank
Cameron Diaz / Entertainment Alist
The Gap
Claire Danes & Patrick Wilson / Bob Industries / Dir. Dayton & Faris
Jell-O
The Joneses
Dominos
Biscuit Filmworks
Dr. Pepper
Anonymous Content / Dir. David Kellogg
Megan Mullally Promo
Moving Parts
Honda
Center Services
Fruit of the Loom
HSI / dir. Matthew Rolston
Pepsi
Jimmy Fallon / Traktor
Crest
FM Rocks / dir. Sanji
Earth to America Promo
MOPO / dir. Jay Roach
Old Navy
Venus / HSI / Carbo Films (multiple) / Dir. Matthew Rolston
American Express
Ellen DeGeneres / Anonymous Content
Jack in the Box
Radical Media
Carl’s Jr.
Todd Jones Prod. / Bravo Zulu
MCI
Catch Light Films
Old Navy
Venus / HSI (multiple) / Dir. Matthew Rolston
Neutrogena
Jennifer Love Hewitt / Venus / HSI / Carbo Films / Dir. Matthew Rolston
L’Oreal
Venus / HSI / dir. Matthew Rolston
Tampax
HSI
Pepsi-Man
ILM Prod.
The Gap “Khaki’s-A-Go-Go”
Dir: Mike Mills
Jack In the Box
Meaty Cheesy Boys / Radical Media
Gap Kids
Bob Industries / dir. Dayton & Faris
Sprite
Big Antenna /Dir. Luis Aira
Panasonic
Power Films
Kodak
Eastman Kodak
AWARD SHOWS/LIVE/CORPORATE EVENTS
22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards
A&E
People’s Choice Awards 2016/15
CBS
2016 TV Land Awards
TV Land
Primetime Emmy Awards 2011/2006
FOX
2009 Academy Awards
Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences
MTV Movie Awards 2008/07
Mike Meyers / MTV
2003 NAACP Image Awards
DePasse Entertainment
Paleyfest – The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Amazon Studios
Hooters Swimsuit Pageant
Hooters of America, LLC
Showest
Paramount Pictures
Asics
Creative Productions
Macy’s Day Parade
1999 Austin Powers Float / New Line Cinema
Samsung
1997 Consumer Electronics Show
MUSIC VIDEOS
Cait Fairbanks, “In Between”
Gray Skies
Adele, “Chasing Pavements”
Motion Theory
Katy Perry, “This is How We Do”
Partizan Entertainment
Lenny Kravitz, “Lady”
Dir. Phillip Andelman
Dido, “Hunter”
HSI Prod.
Morris Day, “Gimmie What Ya Got”
Warner Bros.
CC Peniston, “It’s a Love Thang”
A&M
Quincy Jones, “I Don’t Go For That”
Quest Records
Sheila E, “Sex Cymbal”
Warner Records
Little Richard, “Itsy Bitsy Spider”
Disney
Tone Loc, “I Got It Goin’ On”
Delicious Vinyl
Celine Dion, “Any Other Way"
Epic
Donna Summer, “This Time I Know It’s For Real”
Taylor Dayne, “With Every Beat of My Heart” "Love Will Lead You Back" "I'll be Your Shelter"
Arista
Barry White, “Sho You Right”
A&M
Pebbles, “Girlfriend”
MCA Records
Debbie Harry, “I Want That Man”
Warner Bros.
Brenda Russell, “Gravity”
A&M Records

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