Derek was a very difficult child to approach. From a young age, he was always solitary. He was different from other children this age, and would often play or work on his own. This caused a lot of concern from his parents.
Not even his grandparents could solve the problem. It seemed like Derek always wanted to be on his own.
Derek's solitary attitude continued throughout his teen life. In group projects, he was always the unsung hero, quietly fixing the group's mistakes. Only one person recognised his achievements- Ellen Dreamer. Their older sisters were best friends, and Ellen secretly hoped that would break the ice. It hasn't.
Ellen has a crush on Derek, and he is completely unaware of this
- Sam Ellis- grandfather
- Maddy Ellis- grandmother
- Don Lothario- grandfather
- Cassandra Lothario- grandmother
- Sophie Lothario- cousin
- Marty Lothario- uncle
- Allegra Lothario- aunt
- Josh Ellis- uncle