Jul. 26th, 1965
New York City, New York, USA
5' 7 1/2"
Guest TV Roles[none found]
Born in Manhattan and raised in Evanston, Illinois, he is an alumnus of the Piven Theatre Workshop founded by his parents (Byrne Piven and Joyce Hiller Piven) and a one time Chicago stage actor.
- Was a graduate of Evanston Township High School.
- His character Ari in HBO's _"Entourage" (2004)_ (qv) is based on real-life Hollywood agent 'Ari Emanuel' (qv).
- He got malaria while filming _PCU (1994)_ (qv) and had to be rushed to the hospital.
- Brother of 'Shira Piven' (qv)
- Divides his time between Malibu, California and Chicago.
- Shared an apartment with 'John Cusack' (qv).
- Son of 'Byrne Piven' (qv) and 'Joyce Hiller Piven' (qv).
- Frequently acts in movies with 'John Cusack' (qv), such as: _Bob Roberts (1992)_ (qv), _Elvis Stories (1989)_ (qv), _Floundering (1994)_ (qv), _The Grifters (1990)_ (qv), _Grosse Pointe Blank (1997)_ (qv), _One Crazy Summer (1986)_ (qv), _The Player (1992)_ (qv), _Say Anything... (1989)_ (qv), _Serendipity (2001)_ (qv), _Runaway Jury (2003)_ (qv).