Jeremy Samuel Piven
Jeremy Piven new movie is a household name for his role as fast-talking Hollywood agent Ari Gold in Entourage. He also starred in the British period drama Mr Selfridge and the critically-acclaimed HBO series The Family Man. Jeremy is a native of Manhattan and is an alumnus of the Piven Theatre Workshop, which his parents founded (as well as John Cusack’s sisters Joan and Ann).
During his acting career, he has showcased his ability to portray both comedic and dramatic roles. He has also appeared in a variety of films, including Grosse Pointe Blank, Singles, Old School, Runaway Jury, Serendipity, and Smokin’ Aces. His performances in romantic comedies have been especially well-received.
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In his upcoming film, The Performance, he will demonstrate his versatility once again. The movie is a collaboration between himself and his sister Shira Piven, and it is sure to be an entertaining experience.
As a musician, he plays drums for the Chicago-based progressive rock / jam band Umphrey’s McGee. He also maintains a healthy lifestyle and is a fan of sports, particularly the Chicago Bears.
He has a home in both Chicago and Malibu, California. In recent years, he has expanded into the world of podcasting and currently hosts a popular show called ‘How U Livin’ J Piven?’, which features conversations with influential guests from the entertainment industry. This show has helped expand his audience and further solidify his reputation as a talented actor in the industry. His acting and podcasting careers are both flourishing.