Jim Carrey

Movie Actor

Where and when was Jim Carrey born

  • Born on January 17, 1962 (53 Years Old)
  • He was born at New-market Canada
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Problems Jim Carrey faced

  • Jim Carrey had Dyslexia.
  • In Jim Carrey's early years of school he was quiet and had no friends and often struggled in school.
  • Money was another struggle his parents and him lived in a in a rough district with lots of low-rent townhouses.
  • His family figured out that there surroundings where getting them on where so thay moved to Canada with no job in sight. His parents and two siblings lived in a beat-up yellow Volkswagen camper van for a full eight months, parking in campgrounds.
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contributions or accompaniments

Jim Carrey began compensating with humor, causing many teachers to label him as disruptive, but also causing him to realize that he could connect with people by making them laugh.He stared in lots of movies like Dr. Seuss' holiday classic, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, directed by Ron Howard. In 2003, the actor starred as a man endowed with God-like powers in Bruce Almighty with Jennifer Aniston. Dumb and Dumber (1994) and Dumb and Dumber to (2014)


  1. He began his show business career performing stand-up comedy in a Toronto nightclub.
  2. At the age of 19 he moved to Las Angles to work with small comedy jobs.
  3. In 1983 JIm went to Hollywood to play a part in Introducing...........Janet
  4. Jim has a daughter named ,Jane, when he marred Melissa Womer who was a Dumb and Dumber Co-star.
  5. Jim Carrey's big screen came with Finders Keepers in 1984 but didn't find success until the 1994 comedy Ace Ventura: Pet Detective.From there Carrey's expressive face, expert mimicry skills and physical brand of comedy kept the hits coming.


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