Desire's Chris DeRose: Mob Boss and Animal Rights Activist image

Chris DeRose plays a Jersey mob boss Joey Gammarra on Desire who belongs in jail. The actor Chris DeRose in real life has actually spent some time in jail. The actor is a huge animal rights activist and has spent time in jail for his work protesting animal testing and animal experimentation.

DeRose is actually the founder of three animal rights organizations:

The Sunset Greens

New Hope for Animals Foundation

Last Chance For Animals

You can learn more about Last Chance for Animal, an organization DeRose is the president and Founder on their website.