Azusa Pacific University
Passionate about sports and acting, Dereius Gaines is a native of Inglewood, California. Dereius seeks to embark upon a career as an actor/filmmaker as well as an athlete. As he climbs the proverbial ladder of success, Dereius plans to become a positive influencer within his community and the world at large.
“I am really thankful to have such an opportunity that will hopefully open many doors for me in the industry of filmmaking down the line.”