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Dumb and Dumber
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Liar Liar
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Yes Man (film)
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Jeff Daniels
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The Truman Show
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Frank Darabont
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Lauren Holly
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Jim Carrey

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Jim Carrey

Canadian and American actor, comedian, and producer add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1962.

Countries: United States (70%), United Kingdom (9%), (8%)

Main connections: Dumb and Dumber, Liar Liar, Yes Man (film)

Linked to: Aldershot High School, Fox Broadcasting Company, Northview Heights Secondary School, Chicago Sun-Times

 

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Jim Carrey was born in 1962 add something


1970

Ziggy Lorenc - Hanging around aspiring performers in Toronto in the late 1970s, a group that included Michael Wincott, Kim Cattrall, Jim Carrey, Tonya Lee Williams, etc


1980

Carrey lived in Burlington, Ontario, Ontario, for eight years and attended Aldershot High School, where he once opened for 1980s new wave band Spoons add something


1982

Carrey began performing at The Comedy Store and in 1982, appeared on the televised stand-up show "An Evening at the Improv" add something


1983

Swoosie Kurtz - Although her main focus has been television, Kurtz has starred in several major Hollywood films including the Agatha Christie drama Caribbean Mystery in 1983, "Dangerous Liaisons" in 1988, its 1999 remake "Cruel Intentions", as a lesbian, activist, in the acclaimed indie film "Citizen Ruth", and perhaps most notably, alongside Jim Carrey in 1997's "Liar Liar"

 

Ziggy Lorenc - She soon got cast as one of the romantic leads in "Copper Mountain", a 1983 comedy that was never completed though still got a limited video release, starring young comedian Jim Carrey and Alan Thicke


1984

In 1984, Carrey was soon cast, surprisingly, as the lead in the NBC sitcom "The Duck Factory", in which he played a quirky young artist alongside Jay Tarses add something

 

June Foray - Another on-camera appearance was in the 1984 TV sitcom "The Duck Factory", which starred Jim Carrey and Don Messick

 

Jay Tarses - He co-starred with Jim Carrey on the short-lived sitcom "The Duck Factory" in 1984


1985

Cleavon Little - He co-starred opposite Lauren Hutton and Jim Carrey in the 1985 horror comedy "Once Bitten"


1986

Francis Ford Coppola - In 1986 Coppola released the comedy Peggy Sue Got Married starring Kathleen Turner, Nicolas Cage and Jim Carrey.


1987

His first marriage was to former actress and Comedy Store waitress Melissa Womer, whom he married on March 28, 1987 add something


1989

Carrey continued to land small roles in film and television productions, which led to a friendship with fellow comedian Damon Wayans, who co-starred with Carrey as an extraterrestrial in 1989's "Earth Girls Are Easy" add something

 

Earth Girls Are Easy - "'Earth Girls Are Easy"' is a 1989 American musical romantic si-fi comedy film directed by Julien Temple and stars Geena Davis, Julie Brown, Jeff Goldblum, Damon Wayans, and Jim Carrey


1990

Carrey first gained recognition in 1990 after landing a recurring role in the sketch comedy "In Living Color" add something

 

In the late 1990s and early 2000s, Carrey was involved in a series of relationships, including Laurie Holden, January Jones, and Anine Bing add something

 

Carrey eventually landed a recurring role in the show which first aired on April 15, 1990 add something


1991

Molly Shannon - In 1991, she had a brief appearance in the second season of "Twin Peaks", and in 1993, she appeared with minor roles in two episodes of "In Living Color", the first in a fake TV commercials with Chris Rock , and the second in a sketch with Jim Carrey, playing LAPD Sergeant Stacey Koon


1994

The Mask - A two issue comic book adaptation of the 1994 film starring Jim Carrey

 

Jack Russell Terrier - Max, a Jack Russell terrier, played the role of Milo who is one of Stanley Ipkiss's only friends in the 1994 U.S film "The Mask" starring Jim Carrey

 

Lauren Holly - She appeared as Mary Swanson, Lloyd Christmas's love interest in the 1994 Jim Carrey comedy "Dumb & Dumber"

 

Nina Moric - She was selected by Jim Carrey as the female lead to a sequel for the 1994 film "The Mask", but negotiations fell through and Carrey eventually left the project

 

Dumb and Dumber - "'Dumb and Dumber"' is a 1994 American road comedy film starring Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels

 

The Mask - A film version of "The Mask" was released in the United States on July 29, 1994, starring Jim Carrey in the title role


1995

In 1995, Carrey starred in the Joel Schumacher-directed superhero film "Batman Forever", in which Batman tries to stop Two-Face and the Riddler in their villainous scheme to drain information from all the brains in Gotham City add something

 

The Truman Show - Later on in 1995, Jim Carrey signed to star, but because of commitments with "The Cable Guy" and "Liar Liar", he would not be ready to start filming for at least another year


1996

A year later Carrey married his "Dumb and Dumber" co-star Lauren Holly, on September 23, 1996; the marriage lasted less than a year add something

 

Lauren Holly - She was married to comic actor Jim Carrey from 1996 to 1997


1997

He soon bounced back in 1997 with the critically acclaimed comedy "Liar Liar", playing Fletcher Reede, an incredibly successful lawyer who has built his career on lying, regularly breaking promises that he makes to his son Max. Max soon makes a birthday wish that for just one day, his dad can't tell a lie add something

 

Sara Paxton - Her first film role was a small part in the 1997 Jim Carrey comedy, "Liar Liar"

 

Liar Liar - "'Liar Liar"' is a 1997 American comedy film written by Paul Guay and Stephen Mazur, directed by Tom Shadyac and starring Jim Carrey who was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical


1998

Laura Linney - She made her Hollywood breakthrough in 1998, playing Jim Carrey's on-screen wife in "The Truman Show", for which she received critical acclaim

 

Natascha McElhone - " Although she has made relatively few films, her most successful to date has been 1998's "The Truman Show" with Jim Carrey


1999

In 1999, Carrey had the lead role in "Man on the Moon add something

 

In addition, Carrey had a much-publicized yet short-lived romance with his "Me, Myself and Irene" co-star Renée Zellweger, whom he dated, and at one point was engaged to from 1999 to 2000 add something

 

Andy Kaufman - Coincidentally, Jim Carrey, the one who revealed the secret, later went on to play Kaufman in the 1999 film "Man on the Moon

 

Doris Eaton Travis - In 1999 she made her first film appearance in over sixty-five years with a small role in "Man on the Moon" with Jim Carrey

 

Danny DeVito - In 1999, DeVito produced and co-starred in "Man on the Moon", a film about the unusual life of his former "Taxi" co-star, Andy Kaufman, who was played in the film by Jim Carrey

 

Milos Forman - They have twin sons, Jim and Andy, and reside in Connecticut.


2000

In 2000, Carrey reteamed with the Farrelly Brothers, who had directed him in "Dumb and Dumber", in the comedy classic, "Me, Myself & Irene", a film that received mixed reviews but enjoyed box office success add something

 

In 2000, he gained further recognition for his portrayal of the The Grinch in "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" add something

 

Anna Kournikova - Following that, she was cast by the Farrelly brothers for a minor role in the 2000 film "Me, Myself & Irene" starring Jim Carrey and Renée Zellweger


2001

Frank Darabont - He followed "The Green Mile" with the 2001 film "The Majestic" starring Jim Carrey, Martin_Landau and Laurie Holden, who Darabont would work with again frequently throughout his career

 

The Majestic (film) - "'The Majestic"' is a 2001 American drama film directed and produced by Frank Darabont and starring Jim Carrey


2003

Jennifer Aniston - Aniston's biggest box office success to date was her appearance in 2003's "Bruce Almighty", in which she played the live-in girlfriend of Jim Carrey's title character

 

Paul Satterfield - He later appeared alongside Jim Carrey in the 2003 film, Bruce Almighty

 

Batman Forever - In a 2003 interview, Schumacher stated Michael Jackson lobbied hard for the role, but was turned down before Jim Carrey was cast


2004

Carrey's next appearance was in the 2004 black comedy drama film "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events", which was based on the popular children's novels of the same name add something

 

In 2004, Carrey starred in "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" add something

 

Carrey received U.S. citizenship in October 2004 and remains a dual citizen of both the United States and his native Canada add something

 

Ellen Pompeo - She portrayed Jim Carrey's ex-girlfriend, Naomi, in the 2004 film "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind"


2005

Carrey met model and actress Jenny McCarthy in 2005 and made their relationship public in June 2006 add something

 

In 2005, Carrey starred in a remake of "Fun with Dick and Jane", playing Dick, a husband who becomes a bank robber after he loses his job add something

 

David Heyman - In 2005, Heyman was the executive producer of the CBS television series "Threshold", while notable recent productions include the 2007 blockbuster "I Am Legend" with Will Smith, holocaust drama "The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas" starring David Thewlis and "Yes Man" starring Jim Carrey

 

Jenny McCarthy - In December 2005, McCarthy began dating actor Jim Carrey


2006

Thea Andrews - Since joining "Entertainment Tonight" in November 2006, Andrews has interviewed many of the industry's most newsworthy celebrities, including Will Smith, Leonardo DiCaprio, Steve Carell, Hugh Jackman, Tom Cruise, Jim Carrey, Russell_Crowe, Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston, Anne Hathaway, Kirk Douglas, Marie Osmond, and Ellen DeGeneres


2007

In 2007, Carrey reunited with Joel Schumacher, director of "Batman Forever", for "The Number 23", a psychological thriller co-starring Virginia Madsen and Danny Huston add something

 

Virginia Madsen - She co-starred with Jim Carrey in "The Number 23" and Billy Bob Thornton in "The Astronaut Farmer"; both films opened in North America on February 23, 2007


2008

Peyton Reed - Reed directed the 2008 film "Yes Man", starring Jim Carrey

 

Eels (band) - The soundtrack of the 2008 Jim Carrey comedy film Yes Man features nine songs by the Eels, including "Man Up," a brand new song

 

Zooey Deschanel - " Also in 2008, Deschanel starred in "Gigantic", and later that year in the comedy film "Yes Man", opposite Jim Carrey

 

Yes Man (film) - "'Yes Man"' is a 2008 British-American romantic comedy film directed by Peyton Reed, written by Nicholas Stoller, Jarrad Paul, and Andrew Mogel and starring Jim Carrey


2009

Sundance Film Festival - Since 2009, Carrey's work has included a leading role in Glenn Ficarra and John Requa's "I Love You Phillip Morris", premiering in January 2009 at the Sundance Film Festival before receiving a wide release in February 2010 add something

 

Ewan McGregor - In 2009, he co-starred with Jim Carrey in "I Love You Phillip Morris" and appeared in "Amelia" alongside Hilary Swank

 

Gary Oldman - Oldman co-starred with Jim Carrey in the 2009 version of A Christmas Carol in which Oldman played three roles.

 

Eckhart Tolle - In June 2009, Tolle and Jim Carrey headlined the first conference of the Global Alliance for Transformational Entertainment, or GATE, where both are Honorary Founders


2010

Despite the split and media circulations, McCarthy stated in October 2010 that, "Jim and I are still good friends" add something


2011

Carrey entered negotiations for the role in October 2011 add something

 

Mr. Popper's Penguins (film) - Popper's Penguins"' is a 2011 American comedy family film distributed by 20th Century Fox, directed by Mark Waters, produced by John Davis, written by Sean Anders, John Morris and Jared Stern with music by Rolfe Kent and starring Jim Carrey, Carla_Gugino, Madeline Carroll, Maxwell Perry Cotton, Angela Lansbury, Desmin Borges, Philip Baker Hall, Dominic Chianese, Clark Gregg, Ophelia Lovibond, Jeffrey Tambor, David Krumholtz with Frank Welker and James Tupper


2012

Principal photography began on January 10, 2012 and concluded on March 13 add something

 

Peter Farrelly said in April 2012 that Carrey and Jeff Daniels would return for a "Dumb and Dumber" sequel, "Dumb and Dumber To", with the Farrelly brothers writing and directing and a planned September 2012 production start add something

 

Kick-Ass 2 (film) - In September 2012, Jim Carrey was cast in the role of Colonel Stars and Stripes, former gangster, born again Christian, and leader of superhero group Justice Forever


2013

He is set to star in "Burt Wonderstone" in 2013 as Steve Gray, in talks to reprise his role of Lloyd Christmas in "Dumb and Dumber To" add something

 

In March 2013, Carrey announced that he had written a children's book titled "Roland Rolls", about a scared wave named Roland add something

 

In March 2013, Carrey stated that he hoped that he and Jeff Daniels were excited about doing the film, and were hoping to do so in 2014 add something

 

On March 25, 2013, Carrey released a parody music video with The Eels through Funny or Die, with Carrey replacing Mark Oliver Everett on vocals add something

 

Carrey is self-publishing the book, which will be released in September 2013 add something

 

Marc Scarpa - Scarpa put together the PGA Digital VIP's *awards ceremony that honored Bill Westenhofer, Ben Donovan, and Conan O'Brien, Ed Ulbrich, John Lasseter, Jim Carrey, and more in 2013

 

Masterminds (2016 film) - On February 1, 2013, Jim Carrey joined the cast

 

Eels (band) - On March 25, 2013, the band released a parody music video called "Cold Dead Hand" through Funny or Die, with Jim Carrey replacing Everett on vocals

 

Dumb and Dumber To - On September 8, 2013, Jim Carrey posted a picture of his iconic chipped front tooth, along with the caption, "GESS HUUZ BAK BICHEZ-" On September 22, 2013, principal photography began in Atlanta


2014

In May of 2014 Carrey delivered the commencement address at Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa, and received an honorary doctorate for his achievements as a comedian, artist, author, and philanthropist add something

 

In May 2014 Carrey delivered the commencement address at Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa, and received an honorary doctorate for his achievements as a comedian, artist, author, and philanthropist add something

 

Laurie Holden - In 2014, she joins the movie "Dumb and Dumber To", co-starred Jim Carrey, Jeff_Daniels and Kathleen Turner

 

Natalie Gal - In March 2014, Gal was seen at a West Hollywood cafe having an affectionate, dinner date with actor Jim Carrey

 

Chandelier (Sia song) - On October 25, 2014, the dance moves were parodied on Saturday Night Live by Jim Carrey, Kate_McKinnon and Iggy Azalea in a sketch


2015

Film - Carrey was a producer on Rubble Kings, a 2015 documentary film that depicts events preceding and following the Hoe Avenue peace meeting add something

 

On July 1, 2015, after the signing of a new vaccination law, Carrey called California Governor Jerry Brown a 'corporate fascist' who was poisoning children by signing into law the vaccination requirements add something

 

On September 28, 2015, Carrey's on-off girlfriend, Cathriona White, was found dead from a possibly intentional prescription drug overdose add something


2016

On September 19, 2016, Mark Burton, White's husband from 2013 until her death, filed suit against Carrey, claiming that he used his "immense wealth and celebrity status" to illegally obtain and distribute prescription drugs involved in her death add something

 

In October 2016, White's mother Brigid Sweetman filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Carrey add something

 

Steve Niles - In June 2016, Variety reported that Jim Carrey will star in Eli Roth's film adaptation of "Aleister Arcane" for Amblin Entertainment


2017

The first, a short subject entiled "I Needed Color" about his lifelong passion for art, was released online in the summer of 2017 add something

 

In June 2017 Showtime began airing the dramedy "I'm Dying Up Here" for which Carrey served as the executive producer add something

 

In December 2017, it was announced that Carrey would star opposite Catherine Keener in an upcoming Showtime series to be named "Kidding" that will reunite Carrey and director Michel Gondry add something

 

Kati Outinen - In 2017, Outinen played with Jim Carrey in the film "Dark Crimes"

 

Katy Perry - On February 26, 2017, she will serve as a co-chair alongside various celebrities such as Beyoncé, Lea Michele, Jim Carrey, Jared_Leto, and Kevin Spacey for the 25th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy *award Party, a fundraiser for HIV/AIDS healthcare


2018

The lawsuit was dismissed on January 25, 2018 and attorneys for both sides confirmed there would be no further legal proceedings add something

 

His show titled "IndigNation" opened on October 23, 2018 at the Maccarone Gallery in Los Angeles and features 108 pen-and-ink drawings from Carrey's Twitter feed from 2016-2018 add something