Ken Sharrock was born 11th December, 1946 in Liverpool and died 29th November, 2005 in London. He was an English actor who played Derek Taylor in EastEnders. He played Den Booth in the 1980 BBC TV series of Angels. He was also a kead actor in Steven Berkoffs West, premieed at the Donar Warehouse theatre in London in 1983. He appeared in several films including Prayer for The Dying and Shirley Valentine. He died on the 20th November 2003. He was in the Living Daylights playing the Jailor.