Jeremy Piven

Jeremy Piven was born on 1965-07-26 at Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. His net worth is $20 Million. He is United States of America born Actor, Television producer, Film Producer, Voice Actor. He has been seen in movies Entourage, The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard, Serendipity, Say Anything..., Smokin' Aces, Spy Kids: All the Time in the World, Grosse Pointe Blank, The Family Man, So Undercover, PCU, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, I Melt with You, Old School, Very Bad Things, Black Hawk Down, RocknRolla, Scary Movie 3....

Facts of Jeremy Piven

Full NameJeremy Piven
Net Worth$20 Million
Date Of BirthJuly 26, 1965
Age55 years 1 months
Place Of BirthManhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
ProfessionActor, Television producer, Film Producer, Voice Actor
EducationDrake University, Evanston Township High School
NationalityUnited States of America
ParentsByrne Piven, Joyce Piven
SiblingsShira Piven
NicknamesJez Piv , The Piv , Piven , Jeremy Samuel Piven
AwardsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Music GroupsEverything Everything
NominationsScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Act...
MoviesEntourage, The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard, Serendipity, Say Anything..., Smokin' Aces, Spy Kids: All the Time in the World, Grosse Pointe Blank, The Family Man, So Undercover, PCU, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, I Melt with You, Old School, Very Bad Things, Black Hawk Down, RocknRolla, Scary Movie 3...
TV ShowsMr Selfridge, Entourage, Cupid, Ellen, The Larry Sanders Show, Pride & Joy
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Quotes of Jeremy Piven

1(2011, On I Melt with You (2011)) This movie isn't for everyone - and, I think, in a really great way. If you don't want to even approach the idea of addressing who you are in this life, it's gonna be a difficult movie for you to sit and watch. It can be very polarizing; at the same time, you could recognize totally committed people and you may not love these characters but... listen, I knew this movie wouldn't be for everyone, but it's for me. And that's why I totally, emotionally, committed to this movie in every way, shape, and form. And I'm very, very proud of it. I like that it evokes very strong feelings, good or bad, in people. I think we've done our job.
2(2011) I grew up in a family where my parents are theater artists; we grew up in essentially what was an old folks' home, because we didn't have any money. So I was surrounded with people with neck braces and in wheelchairs and whatnot, because that's what you do to save a bunch of money when your parents are hardworking artists. They're theater actors who simply don't get paid. And that's the way I grew up. I was incredibly lucky, and I wouldn't change it for the world. So those are my roots. I'm just some boring thespian from Chicago...
3[To participants at the launch of the 2011-12 TV season] I'm just basically trying to work on impressing my nieces, who think I work for the bus company because they saw a picture of me on a bus.
4If I have a rapper like Common rolling hard with me at a club and I hand him a microphone and he hits five songs in a row and the crowd goes crazy, I don't feel guilty about drinking on the house.
5I'm a stage actor. That is what I do.
6It's your job as an actor to fill out the blanks. I love doing that. To fill in the bones.
7[on Chicago] I have a place in Chicago and I get there as much as I can . . . The city is so unbelievably beautiful. It's one of the greatest cities on the planet. My heart beats differently when I'm in Chicago. It slows down and I feel more at ease.
8When I was in London I saw Ralph Fiennes in "Brandt". My mother and I went to the stage door, because we were so blown away by it. We were just gushing American fans. And then this guy went, Omigod, Jeremy Piven!" And he started giving it up in a very un-British way. It was a strange moment.
9John Cusack and I have been friends since childhood, and the fact that we're in so many films together is, no pun intended, serendipitous. I audition and, after I find out I've got the job, I call Johnny and say "Hey, man, we're going to be in New Orleans together". And because we've done a bunch of films, people connect the dots. But that's not the case.
10[on how to make an impression in small roles] From the get-go, I'd keep talking and never stop. Literally, I would take single lines and just keep going. In Runaway Jury (2003), there are so many great actors but I got lucky because I'm standing next to Dustin Hoffman! That's the secret; Get next to him and they can't cut you out!

Quick Facts of Jeremy Piven

1$350 000/episode (2010)
2$350,000 /episode (2010-11)
3Endorsed Bernie Sanders in the 2016 presidential election of the United States.
4Was twice released from contracts for Broadway plays due to professional disputes with producers. These were the only two New York plays in which he was ever cast.
5Studied acting at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford, CT.
6Studied acting at the National Theatre in London.
7He is of Russian Jewish and Ukrainian Jewish descent.
8On Broadway in Speed the Plow [November 2008]
9In Cincinnati Bell commercials [2005]
10Avid fan of the Chicago Bears.
11Has played drums for most of his life, and plays them quite well.
12Uncle of Pearl McKay and Lili Rose McKay.
13He owns a house in Malibu, California, which he purchased from hockey star Chris Chelios.
14Divides his time between Malibu, California and Chicago.
15His character Ari in HBO's Entourage (2004) is based on real-life Hollywood agent Ari Emanuel.
16Was a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.
17Was considered for the role of Dolarhyde in Red Dragon (2002).
18He got malaria while filming PCU (1994) and had to be rushed to the hospital.
19Attended Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. While in school, he performed in plays such as "Julius Caesar.".
20He was also supposed to star alongside his best pal John Cusack in High Fidelity (2000), but had to pull out due to other commitments.
21Brother in-law of Adam McKay.
22Younger brother of Shira Piven.
23Frequently acts in movies with John Cusack, such as: Bob Roberts (1992), Elvis Stories (1989), Floundering (1994), The Grifters (1990), Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), One Crazy Summer (1986), The Player (1992), Say Anything... (1989), Serendipity (2001), Runaway Jury (2003).
24Parents ran a theatre school in Chicago which John Cusack, Joan Cusack and Ann Cusack attended.
25Son of Byrne Piven and Joyce Hiller Piven.
26Attended, with Billy Zane, Harand Theater Camp in Elkhart Lake, WI, as a teenager. He played Bernardo in "West Side Story" there.
27Shared an apartment with John Cusack.
28Was a graduate of Evanston Township High School.

Trademarks of Jeremy Piven

1Deadpan delivery

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