WWE recently reported that Emmy-winning Entourage star Jeremy Piven is set to host the August 3rd episode of Monday Night RAW from Connecticut. Piven, who plays Hollywood agent Ari Gold on the HBO series, will share hosting duties with NBA star Shaquille O'Neal. Each week, celebrities from the world of sports, television, music, and film host Monday Night Raw, which airs live episodes each week at 9pm on the USA Network.
Other than Piven and O'Neal WWE is still considering booking wrestlers as guest hosts, with
Dusty Rhodes lined up as a possible host and The Godfather confirmed for the upcoming Las Vegas show. WWE has said that its primary focus for getting the Entourage star is to use its entertainment/media relations department to grab recognizable celebrities for the ongoing hosting angle.
Piven is also set to star in an upcoming comedy flick The Goods: Live Hard Sell Hard which comes to theaters August 14.