You may already be familiar with the name Jeremy Piven for his role as Ari Gold in the comedy series Entourage. For the portrayal of the character, he has earned a Golden Globe Award and also three consecutive Emmy Awards. He has diversified his role and showed that he is a capable actor who can do any role he is put into.
Winning a Golden Globe just proves how much of a good actor he is. Find out all about the financial success he has managed from his career over the years. Know all about his career and net worth.
The career of A Golden Globe Winner Jeremy Piven
Piven's debut role was in the movie Lucas, which was released in 1986. Though he made a debut in the film, it was in a minor role and he found a better role in 1992 as a regular cast member on HBO's The Larry Sanders Show.
He is also known for his role in Ellen Degeneres' sitcom Ellen where he played the supporting character Spence as Ellen's cousin.
He kept appearing in front of the audience in between with movies and guest appearances in few TV shows and even running his own show, Cupid. However, it was the role of Ari Gold in the HBO series Entourage that got him significant recognition and success. The show also starred Kevin Connolly, Adrian Grenier, Kevin Dillon, and Jerry Ferrara.
For his role in the show, he won Emmy for Best Supporting Actor three consecutive years in 2006, 2007, and 2008. The year 2008 was also the year when he won the Golden Globe nomination as well.
He found success in the minor roles, but he has not given up on the big screen. Though he has not played the lead role in movies, he has played supporting character in many movies. Some of the famous movies that he has given his talents are Black Hawk Down, Scary Movie 3, The Kingdom, Entourage, Edge of Tomorrow and Sin City: A Dame to Kill For.
He is continuing to play the supporting roles in both movies and TV show and fans always love to see him on the screen. The actor has still much to offer and fans are eager to see more of his works.
Salary and Net Worth of Piven
Piven's most recognizable role was as Ari Gold in the TV series Entourage and later in the movie of the same name. The show, which aired from 2004-2011, has helped him to get quite a revenue as it is reported that he earned $100,000 per episode for the first two seasons of the show.
Furthermore, for the movie Entourage, he is said to have been paid $5 million which was twice more than his co-stars.
With such a huge earning, it is evident that he must have a huge bank balance. In the year 2017 alone, he purchased a house worth $6.8 million that spread around 4,800-square-foot with modern design taking advantage of the hilltop viewpoint in Los Angeles.
He already owned a house in Malibu, CA, which he had purchased back in 2004 for $3.5 million. He has listed his former house for sale for a whopping $10.495 million.
Taking into account his earnings and the assets, his net worth is estimated to be $20 million. Winning a Golden Globe seems to have helped to not only increase his fame but his finances as well.