From HBO's Entourage
Jeremy Piven and Friends Special Presentation
Adam Hunter, Trixx
8882 170th Street
Edmonton, AB, T5T 4M2
Doors 6:00 PM / Show 7:00 PM
This event is 16 and over
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Jeremy Piven was recently seen as Harry Gordon Selfridge in the popular PBS series MR. SELFRIDGE. Among his many notable roles, Piven is best known as movie agent “Ari Gold” in the hit HBO series ENTOURAGE, which aired for eight seasons and won Piven three Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe.
In 2015, Piven reprised the fan-favorite role in the ENTOURAGE feature film released by Warner Bros. He was also seen in SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR from directors Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez. Jeremy’s extensive career in television also includes the satirical LARRY SANDERS SHOW. In film, he starred in Mark Pellington’s drama I MELT WITH YOU, Gaby Dellal’s heart-wrenching ANGELS CREST, Gary Fleder’s RUNAWAY JURY, Todd Phillips’s hit comedy OLD SCHOOL, Ridley Scott’s BLACK HAWK DOWN, Peter Chelsom’s SERENDIPITY, Brett Ratner’s THE FAMILY MAN, Peter Berg’s VERY BAD THINGS and THE KINGDOM, Cameron Crowe’s SINGLES, Joe Carnahan’s SMOKIN ACES, Guy Ritchie’s ROCKNROLLA, and THE PLAYER for director Robert Altman.
In 2005, Piven returned to his theater roots starring in the off-Broadway hit FAT PIG by Neil LaBute, for which he received a Distinguished Performance Honor from the Drama League. He also appeared as Bobby Gould on Broadway in SPEED THE PLOW.
A prolific writer, Adam is the head writer of Fox Sports’ “MMA Awards” and has held that title for 5 years running. His current projects include the TV Pilot “Ambush Stand Up” of which he is the Creator and host, as well as “So You Think You’re A Tough Guy”, “Adam Hunter’s A.D.D.” and two Feature Scripts, “Pinned” and “Comic Stripped”.
He was the host of the TV show “Man Up Stand Up” on MavTV” and has appeared on Showtime’s “Whiteboyz in Da Hood,” CBS’ “Comic’s Unleashed”, “Entertainers,” “Latino Laugh Festival,” and “Loco Comedy Jam” and appeared in sketches on “Conan O’Brien” and “Jimmy Kimmel”. He was the subject of the MTV show “True Life I am a Comic”.
Most recently, Adam has booked a Series Regular Role on Oxygen TV’s New Docu Comedy Series, “Living With Funny” along with Brandon T. Jackson, DeRay Davis, Michael Blacksin, Erik Rivera and Lavell Crawford.
It is no secret that Trixx is known more for comedy than controversy, always hitting the stage with big laughs, leaving the audience wanting more. A finalist in The Great Canadian Laugh-Off, this performer has proven time and again that he's not only funny, but also insightful and multi-talented.
As one of Canada's next generation of up and coming comedians, Trixx is already developing quite a following via the college circuit, corporate and concert events, and comedy clubs across the nation. A naturally gifted entertainer, Trixx has been blessed with the enviable talent of being able to connect with his audience, regardless of race, age or gender.
As a regular on Much Music's Video On Trial and Stars Gone Wild, fans across the country have gotten to know and love Trixx and his hilarious trademark characters.
Already a respected performer, he has opened for Aries Spears (of MadTV Fame)and Sugar Sammy (HBO Canada), and is a favorite at the Nubian Disciples of Comedy, hosted by Kenny Robinson. An avid student of pop culture and observer of life, Trixx offers his unique, fresh and witty perspective on anything and everything, from relationships to race relations, and the hard truths of day-to-day life.
As one of the most sought after performers for various events and comedy stages across Canada, he's also been called to stages in New York, Boston, and London,England; and was a performer at the 2008 Jamaican International Comedy Festival.
Factor in that he's also a talented DJ with a history in radio broadcast, and it's no wonder why he's such a hot commodity.
Riding high off the success of his first one-man show in July 2009, "Mistrial", Trixx set the wheels in motion for his first one-man show of 2010, entitled Face Value. His first DVD of the same name, is now available for retail sale. The "Another Mistrial" show proved highly successful in the summer of 2010 and Trixx is now in preparation stage for the filming of his second DVD entitled, "Iceman" due out in early 2011. Charismatic and savagely funny, Trixx's talent lies in knowing exactly when and where to push boundaries and establish new limits.
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