Christopher Rivera has been a working actor since 2008, appearing on television in Law & Order SVU and Boulevard West. Christopher made is feature film debut as the lead in the Fat Boy Chronicles in 2010 and went on to star in Fat Camp in 2011 and Contest in 2013.  He studied at the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts and has been called a Latino John Travolta. Christopher plays the lead protagonist role of Chicky in Thirsty.