Now done with the HBO show, the actor is keeping busy managing an adorable French bulldog

By People Staff
Updated August 05, 2011 09:40 PM

Jeremy Piven has found a new role!

The Entourage star’s days as Ari Gold may be coming to a close, but he’s managed to stay occupied with his “new best friend, Napoleon,” whom he introduced on Twitter this week. RELATED: Stars Who Love Bulldogs!

“That’s the exact dog that I want, but I’m only dog-sitting for the moment,” he told PEOPLE at Wednesday’s 11th Annual Harold Pump Foundation Gala in Los Angeles.

One of the duo’s stops together was the beach, where the caramel-colored French bulldog looked up from his frog toy with a goofy grin on his face.

“They’re great,” Piven said of pooches, “and they say that you take on the characteristics of your dog, so I probably should get something incredibly … Wait, I can’t go there because sarcasm doesn’t print. I just edited myself.”

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