Jim Carrey is one big Canadian American comedian, artist, actor, and writer, known for his energetic slapstick performances. He is a Canadian who received U.S citizenship in October 2004. He is suffering from what is called Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Better known as ADHD.
Jim Carrey Biography
Name: Jame Eugene Carrey
Celebrated Name: Jim Carrey
Age: 58 years
Date of Birth: 17th of January, 1962
Place of Birth: Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
Mother: Kathleen Carrey (died 12 April 1991)
Father: Percy Joseph Carrey (died 13 September 1994)
Siblings: 3 (John, Patricia, and Rita)
spouse: Melissa Womer (m. 1987; div 1995.), Lauren Holly (m. 1996; div 1997)
Nationality: Canadian, American
Profession: Comedian, Actor, Writer, Producer.
Early Life of Jim Carrey
Jim Carrey was born on the 17th of January 1962 in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada. His mother Kathleen, a French, Irish and Scottish descent, is a homemaker. But, his father Percy Carrey, a French-Canadian ancestry, is a musician and accountant. He has three siblings named, John Carrey, Rita Carrey, and Patricia Carrey.
However, He attended Blessed Trinity Catholic Elementary School in New York. He also attends Aldershot High School and Agincourt Collegiate Institute. Jim and his brother work eight-hour shifts after school as janitors and security guards at a tire factory. He dropped out of school at 16 years.
The Mask, Dumb and Dumber, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Liar Liar, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Bruce Almighty, Man on the Moon, Yes Man, Me, Myself $ Irene, The Cable Guy, Batman Forever, The Number 23, I Love YOU Phillip Morris, Mr. Popper’s Penguins, Sonic the Hedgehog, The Majestic, A Christmas Carol, Fun with Dick and Jane, Kick-Ass 2, Once Bitten, Dark Crimes, Earth Girls Are Easy, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, The Bad Batch, Peggy Sue Got Married, The Dead Pool, Simon Birch, Copper Mountain, Rubberface, All in Good Taste, Doing Time on Maple Drive, Pink Cadillac, Finders Keepers, Under the Sea 3D, Rubber Kings, Pecan Pie, The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling, Itsy Bitsy Spider, Presidential Reunion, Drunk History Christmas, Ricky Stanicky.
Jim’s Relationship Status
Jim got married to Melisa Womer on the 28th of March, 1987. they both had a daughter named Jane Erin Carrey, she was born on the 6th of September, 1987. Jim and Melisa got divorced in 1995.
On September 23, 1996, Jim married Lauren Holly (his co-star in Dumb and Dumber). Their marriage lasted less than a year. In 2015, Jim met Jenny McCarthy and made their relationship public in June 2006, and ended their relationship in April 2010.
Jim Carrey’s Net Worth and Career
Jim moved to Hollywood when he was 19 years. And acted in films and on television. He made his feature film debut in Finders Keepers. In 1984, it was followed by a leading role in the film Once Bitten, in 1985. In 1991, he made his first TV special, Jim Carrey: Unnatural Act, which received rave reviews and led to a regular role in the television sketch comedy series ‘In Living Color’. Also, Jim has starred in a lot of movies, and have written some movie. He is also a comedian.
According to Celebrity Net Worth. Jim Carrey’s net worth as of 2020, is estimated to be $180 million (£137 million). He is one of the richest comedians in the world.