River Phoenix. "On an early date with Plimpton –– dinner at a fancy restaurant –– Phoenix became distraught when his girlfriend ordered soft-shell crabs. The meal was so far from his vegan ideals that he left the restaurant in tears, Plimpton later recalled. Phoenix was a dedicated activist for the environment and animal rights. He was a spokesperson for PETA, which honored him with its Humanitarian Award in 1992."
The Most Depressing Celebrity Trainwrecks of All Time
(River Phoenix) ''Hello there I'm River Miller. I love modeling and acting. I'm the oldest family member. Not that I really look or act like it.'' I laugh a bit. ''I'm 20 and single. Im also Bisexual.''
"Commercials were too phony for me. I just didn't like selling a product I didn't believe in."
River Phoenix -I'll never forget waking up that morning to hear the news he was gone... amazingly talented, taken way too soon.