Knowledge Identifier: +Jim_Carrey
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1962.
Countries: United States (70%), United Kingdom (9%), (8%)
Linked to: Aldershot High School, Fox Broadcasting Company, Northview Heights Secondary School, Chicago Sun-Times
Carrey lived in Burlington, Ontario, Ontario, for eight years and attended Aldershot High School, where he once opened for 1980s new wave band Spoons
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"
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
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"
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
The Mask - A two issue comic book adaptation of the 1994 film 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
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
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
A year later Carrey married his "Dumb and Dumber" co-star Lauren Holly, on September 23, 1996; the marriage lasted less than a year
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
Natascha McElhone - " Although she has made relatively few films, her most successful to date has been 1998's "The Truman Show" with Jim Carrey
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
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
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
Ellen Pompeo - She portrayed Jim Carrey's ex-girlfriend, Naomi, in the 2004 film "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind"
Carrey met model and actress Jenny McCarthy in 2005 and made their relationship public in June 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
Peyton Reed - Reed directed the 2008 film "Yes Man", starring Jim Carrey
Zooey Deschanel - " Also in 2008, Deschanel starred in "Gigantic", and later that year in the comedy film "Yes Man", opposite Jim Carrey
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
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
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
Film - Carrey was a producer on Rubble Kings, a 2015 documentary film that depicts events preceding and following the Hoe Avenue peace meeting