92 Facts About Jim Carrey

1. In 2013, Jim Carrey called the conservative cable network "a media colostomy bag that has begun to burst at the seams.

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2. Jim Carrey is putting his own artistic spin on President Donald Trump's puzzling interview with Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, which aired Saturday.

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3. Jim Carrey has made his disdain for the current state of politics an artform… literally.

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4. In 2009 Jim Carrey provided the voice of Ebenezer Scrooge in A Christmas Carol, an animated adaptation of Charles Dickens's novel.

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5. Jim Carrey received Golden Globes for his work in The Truman Show, a tale of a man who discovers that his apparently ordinary life is really a popular television show, and Man on the Moon (1999), in which he portrayed the comedian Andy Kaufman.

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6. Jim Carrey is active on the Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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7. Jim Carrey made his debut as a comedian at comedy club Yuk Yuk's.

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8. Jim Carrey was born on 17 January 1962, in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada.

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9. Jim Carrey is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, impressionist, screenwriter, and producer.

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10. Jim Carrey is an advocate of the Law of Attraction, the pseudoscientific theory that thinking about something hard enough will make it happen.

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11. Jim Carrey was devastated and performed pallbearer duties at the funeral.

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12. Jim Carrey met Jenny McCarthy in 2005 and the two dated for five years, which was enough time for Carrey to get on board with McCarthy's crusade against science.

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13. In 2014, Jim Carrey was honored by Canada Post with a limited-edition postage stamp with his portrait on it thus allowing us to live out our fantasy of licking the back of Jim Carrey's head.

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14. In 2004, Jim Carrey received a star on Canada's Walk of Fame, right between household names Pierre Berton and Karen Kain.

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15. Jim Carrey got a taste of what it's like to be God in Bruce Almighty playing opposite Jennifer Aniston and Morgan Freeman.

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16. Jim Carrey received a then-record $20 million to star in Ben Stiller's The Cable Guy, a dark comedy that confused audiences who expected the fun and wacky guy from Ace Ventura.

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17. Jim Carrey got a role on the 1989 film Earth Girls Are Easy, which is where he met Damon Wayans who's brother Keenan was creating In Loving Color.

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18. Jim Carrey wrote letters to Tupac Shakur when he was behind bars in order to make him laugh and lift his spirits.

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19. In 1979, Jim Carrey moved to Hollywood and regularly performed at The Comedy Store to hone his impressionist skills and to polish his act.

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20. Jim Carrey was noticed by legendary comedian Rodney Dangerfield, who eventually signed the young comic to open his tour performances.

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21. Jim Carrey would earn his first Golden Globe nomination for The Mask.

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22. Jim Carrey gained critical acclaim starring in serious roles in The Truman Show and Man on the Moon, each garnering him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor.

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23. Jim Carrey was offered to be the eighth doctor of Doctor Who, but he declined the role.

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24. Jim Carrey is reported to be not a big fan of franchise movies.

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25. Jim Carrey is a world-famous actor hugely popular for his highly energetic slapstick performances.

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26. Jim Carrey has often spoken openly and honestly about his struggle with depression.

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27. Jim Carrey went method—like, really method—while filming the 1999 Andy Kaufman biopic, Man on the Moon.

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28. Jim Carrey has always known he wanted to be in show biz.

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29. Jim Carrey has a daughter, Jane, from his marriage to Melissa Womer.

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30. In 1983 Jim Carrey headed west to Hollywood where he starred in a made-for-television movie called Introducing.

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31. Jim Carrey got his start with a spot doing stand-up at a Toronto comedy club when he was just 15 years old.

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32. Jim Carrey relocated to Los Angeles to pursue comedy, eventually landing a spot on the sketch comedy show In Living Color.

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33. Jim Carrey landed a recurring role on the show and set the stage for his Hollywood stardom.

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34. Jim Carrey used an artistic allegory to criticize President Donald Trump for the ongoing partial government shutdown.

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35. Jim Carrey responded to Friday's two biggest political news stories in typical artistic style.

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36. Jim Carrey is taking on the controversial encounter between Covington Catholic High School students and a Native American elder in his latest artwork.

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37. Jim Carrey was criticized for being "ignorant when it comes to vaccines" by Arthur Caplan, head of the Division of Medical Ethics, at New York University, and by Jeffrey Kluger, senior writer at Time, who described his anti-vaccination statements as "angry, dense and immune to reason".

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38. In 2009, Jim Carrey wrote an article questioning the merits of vaccination and vaccine research for The Huffington Post.

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39. On March 25, 2013, Jim Carrey released a parody music video with Eels through Funny or Die, with Carrey replacing Mark Oliver Everett on vocals.

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40. Jim Carrey retracted support for the film two months prior to its release.

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

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42. Jim Carrey portrayed comedian Andy Kaufman to critical acclaim and received his second Golden Globe in a row.

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43. Jim Carrey starred in the music video of the film's closing song, "Leave Me Alone" by Jerry Cantrell.

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44. Jim Carrey was noticed by comedian Rodney Dangerfield, who signed the young comic to open his tour performances.

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45. Jim Carrey was raised a Roman Catholic and has three older siblings: John, Patricia, and Rita.

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46. Jim Carrey was born in the Toronto suburb of Newmarket, Ontario, Canada, to Kathleen, a homemaker, and Percy Carrey, a musician and accountant.

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47. Jim Carrey gained critical acclaim starring in serious roles in The Truman Show and Man on the Moon (1999), with each garnering him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor.

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48. Jim Carrey recently released another political painting, and this time he attacked acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker.

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49. Jim Carrey is blasting Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg yet again.

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50. Jim Carrey fired shots at Defense Secretary Jim Mattis with his new drawing released on Friday.

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51. Jim Carrey is criticizing Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg yet again.

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52. At this point in his successful career, Jim Carrey moved from celluloid buffoon to.

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53. Jim Carrey plays Jeff Piccirillo, and Piccirillo plays Jeff Pickles, the host of a wildly popular children.

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54. Jim Carrey certainly knows the truth of that old show business adage, in the film "Mr Popper's Penguins" eight penguins stole the spotlight from Jim him in the family friendly flick.

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55. Jim Carrey rallied for the blue in his newest cartoon.

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56. Jim Carrey got into a heated Twitter exchange with Ted Cruz after tweeting out his support for Beto O'Rourke as American voters cast their ballots for the midterms.

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57. Ted Cruz of Texas and comedian-actor Jim Carrey traded barbs on Twitter, one night before Election Day on Tuesday.

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58. Ted Cruz and liberal actor Jim Carrey traded barbs on Twitter Monday, just hours before voters in the state were set to vote on the race between the Texas Republican and his Democrat opponent.

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59. Jim Carrey sent out a dumb Beto tweet today with a painting of his that calls Ted Cruz a blood-sucking 'vampire': Go Beto! Go Democrats! Vote like there's no tomorrow.

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60. Jim Carrey has been showing his own political cartoon drawings since August 2017, including controversial renderings of White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and President Donald Trump.

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61. Jim Carrey believes the MMR vaccine causes autism, which is contrary to scientific consensus.

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62. In the late 1990s and early 2000s, Jim Carrey had a much-publicized, short-lived romance with his Me, Myself and Irene co-star Renee Zellweger, to whom he was engaged from 1999 to 2000.

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63. In March 2013, Jim Carrey announced that he had written a children's book titled How Roland Rolls, about a scared wave named Roland.

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64. Jim Carrey portrayed Steven Jay Russell, a con artist, imposter, and multiple prison escapee who falls in love with his fellow inmate, Phillip Morris.

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65. Jim Carrey played a TV newsman who unexpectedly receives God's omnipotent abilities when the deity decides to take a vacation.

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66. That same year, Jim Carrey starred in the second highest-grossing Christmas film of all time, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, playing the title character, for which he received both praise and criticism from critics alongside a Golden Globe nomination.

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67. Jim Carrey played the role of state trooper Charlie Baileygates, who has multiple personalities and romances a woman portrayed by Renee Zellweger.

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68. Jim Carrey earned $20 million for his next film, The Cable Guy.

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69. Jim Carrey was soon noticed by comedian Rodney Dangerfield, who signed the young comic to open his tour performances.

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70. At age 10, Jim Carrey wrote a letter to Carol Burnett of the Carol Burnett Show pointing out that he was already a master of impressions and should be considered for a role on the show; he was overjoyed when he received a form letter reply.

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71. Jerry Lewis and Jim Carrey played klutzes but they were klutzes you could cheer for.

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72. Jim Carrey took a swipe at President Donald Trump and his supporters Tuesday with his latest "artwork"—which depicts them all going to "hell.

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73. Jim Carrey played the role, in a non-animated version, back in 2012 with director Ron Howard.

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74. Jim Carrey is certainly a character in it, but I love the character he portrays.

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75. Jim Carrey has drawn the dramatic face off between Beto O'Rourke and Ted Cruz ahead of the midterm elections, and it is a lot.

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76. Jim Carrey weighs in on Ted Cruz and Beto O'Rourke in a spooky new drawing.

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77. Jim Carrey has said he took a step back from Hollywood because he "just didn't want to be in the business any more".

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78. Jim Carrey got the award—and last laugh—Friday night.

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79. Jim Carrey commenced part of his speech crediting Charlie Chaplin as an artistic hero who he noted had been.

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80. Jim Carrey uses his career to turn his "pain" into "something beautiful".

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81. Jim Carrey has been on a bit of a career roller coaster lately.

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82. Jim Carrey lashed out at President Donald Trump for "kidnapping children" and.

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83. Jim Carrey took additional shots at Donald Trump during the 2018 Britannia Awards.

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84. Jim Carrey is urging people to "vote Democrat" in the upcoming midterm elections.

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85. Jim Carrey believes in and advocates for the so-called "law of attraction".

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86. Jim Carrey received US citizenship in October 2004 and remains a dual citizen of the United States and his native Canada.

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87. Jim Carrey met model and actress Jenny McCarthy in 2005 and made their relationship public in June 2006.

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

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89. Jim Carrey voiced the beloved elephant for the CGI-animated feature, which received overwhelmingly positive reviews and delivered family crowds en masse.

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90. In 1999, Jim Carrey had the lead role in Man on the Moon.

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91. Jim Carrey was praised for his performance, earning a second Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actor.

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92. In 1984, Jim Carrey was in the short-lived sitcom The Duck Factory.

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