Derek “Bangolo” Nkeng is a Reality TV Show winner, TV Host, Actor and multi-faceted entertainer born in Cameroon on May 1994,
Derek took part Fashion events as a runway model and even participating in the Asuncion Fashion week, one of the biggest runway events in south America. He also was signed by the clothing line Z strauss jeans,did commercials in Paraguay, Chile and Brazil.
Emerging second in the THIRD EDITION of Yingo Paraguay reality TV Show, he was chosen to go and represent the country in another Reality TV Show in CHILE. He did various commercials in Chile and also participated in the Reality TV show YINGO CHILE were he participated alongside most of the most famous artist in the country.
A year later he was the CO-HOST of a TV Show called A TODO O NADA “ATON” which gave him a lot of experience and exposure in the South American market, traveling to Countries like Brazil and Argentina to do live interviews of artists all over the country.
Returning to Paraguay he started working with a reality tv show production team in charge of PRODUCING & DIRECTING the TV Show. As a result of this he developed the desire to pursue his acting career and thus work on his own production company called DNA FILMS.
Derek has reached great heights in recent years and he continues to create and dominate the South American market while looking forward to get into the movie industry in the United States.
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
YINGO FAMOSO Reality TV Show
Participated and reached the SEMI-FINALS
Won the trophy FACTORY YINGO which is the most pretigious trophy awardedfor RESPONSIBILITY, DEDICATION and COMMITMENT.
PANELIST in Brazil for canal 13 TV Station
Did live Interview of foreigners in the streets.
YINGO PARAGUAY SEASON 7
Honored for an unbeatable physical competition record
PANELIST CANAL 13 TV Station
responsible for interviewing the most famous stars during events.
YINGO PARAGUAY SEASON 6
YINGO CHILE LAST SEASON
YINGO PARAGUAY SEASON 5
TV HOST A TODO O NADA PARAGUAY
YINGO PARAGUAY SEASON 4
YINGO PARAGUAY SEASON 3
Vice Champion of the season
MODEL STRAUSS JEANS
Image and Represent this Jean label till date.
BAILA CONMIGO PARAGUAY TV SHOW
Guest participant for TWO weeks.
RUNWAY MODEL ASUNCION FASHION WEEK for VAGOS
Most prestigious RUNWAY fashion show in all South America.