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Rotten Tomatoes Piven has long been one of Hollywood’s most colorful supporting players, but he seems poised for his close-up in this New Line Cinema comedy. Piven will star as a local success story who returns to his old neighborhood when presented with an opportunity that could make him rich — but at the expense of the only thing connecting him to his past and his true love, the family bar.

Jeremy Piven’s Journey to Hollywood Stardom: A Profile

Shira Piven, the older sister of actor Jeremy Piven and daughter of Byrne and Joyce Piven, is also an accomplished actress and acting instructor. She has appeared in numerous stage productions and wrote the screenplay for “Fully Loaded” (2011), a dark comedy about two single moms who cut loose for a night on the town.

Piven has also been active behind the camera, directing two films for writers Adam McKay and Will Ferrell, the latter of which earned him an Emmy nomination for his work in “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy” (2004). Piven has also directed the indie drama “Welcome To Me” (2014) starring Kristen Wiig as a mentally unstable woman who wins the lottery.