Your tip

‘Rich Idiot’ Jeremy Piven Blows Up Over His New Show’s Poor Ratings

Jeremy Piven Upset Poor Show Ratings
Source: Getty Images

Oct. 26 2017, Published 9:54 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

Jeremy Piven went full Ari Gold on his cast and crew during a recent taping of his new Fall show, Wisdom of the Crowd, can exclusively reveal.

The poorly-reviewed CBS crime-solving show has seen a steady dip in the ratings and Piven, who won three Emmys as super-agent Gold on HBO’s Entourage, gave his co-stars an earful about the show’s downward spiral.

“He basically snapped and let everyone know that none of the reviews or the poor ratings are his fault,” a source told RadarOnline.

Article continues below advertisement

“It started out as a morale-boosting session, but it quickly turned into Jeremy calling out specific people for what he feels are underwhelming performances."

But not everyone took Piven’s attack lying down. According to the source, his costars Monica Potter and Richard T. Jones fired back salvos of their own.

He plays a rich idiot on the show,” our source sniped, “so let’s just say the casting is perfect.”

Jeremy Piven

We pay for juicy info! Do you have a story for Email us at, or call us at 800-344-9598 any time, day or night.



Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2024 RADAR ONLINE™️. A DIVISION OF MYSTIFY ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK INC. RADAR ONLINE is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.