What is Jeremy Piven Up to?
After the sex-related allegations surfaced against him in 2017, BAFTA and Emmy winner What is Jeremy Piven up to took a step back from show business. But now he’s making his comeback in the new movie Sweetwater. Piven is starring as former NBA player Nat “Sweetwater” Clifton, who became the first African-American to play in a major professional league. He’s joined by stars such as Eric Roberts, Richard Dreyfuss, Kevin Pollak, and Everett O’Charles.
It’s the actor’s first significant role since the sexual assault and harassment accusations. But critics are questioning his decision to return to the spotlight so soon. Amy Meador, a sexual harassment lawyer and writer, told Rolling Stone she felt like he blew the scandal off and that his quick return to work doesn’t bode well for the industry.
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She also believes there should be more accountability. She says studios, production companies, and management should be held responsible for the behavior of their stars.
Piven has been focusing on his podcast and also ventured into the realm of stand-up comedy. He’s been touring across the United States to bring laughs to audiences.
In Mr Selfridge, Piven plays Mick, a high-flying businessman who puts everything on hold when he’s called home for a family emergency. The actor has sparked positive reviews from fans and critics alike for his acting and storytelling. The actor continues to maintain a balanced life through his philanthropic efforts and commitment to a healthy lifestyle. He also tries to find balance through meditating and spending time with his mother.