Jim Carrey Age, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Career, Height, Weight & More

Jim Carrey Biography

Jim CarreyJames Eugene Carrey is a Canadian and American actor and comedian. He was born on January 17, 1962. Carrey initially came to the public’s attention in 1990 when he landed a role in the American television series In Living Color, which was a sketch comedy series. He is known for his high-energy slapstick performances.

Jim Carrey Biography & Personal Details

Jim Carrey

NameJim Carrey
Date Of Birth17 January 1962 
Birthplace/HometownNewmarket, Canada/ Newmarket, Ontario
Age 61 years old (As 2023)
Birth Sign Capricorn
Gender Male
SchoolBlessed Trinity Catholic Elementary School
College/UniversityAgincourt Collegiate Institute
Highest QualificationDegree of Doctor of Fine Arts Honoris Causa
HobbiesPainting, Reading Books
ReligionRoman Catholic
NationalityCanadian
ProfessionActor/ Comedian

Jim Carrey Career

Carrey’s first experience with stand-up comedy was in 1977, when he was 15 years old. His father was trying to help him put together a stage act, and his father drove him to the downtown core of Toronto so that he could make his debut at the recently opened Yuk Yuk’s comedy club, which was operating one night a week out of the basement of the community center The 519 located on Church Street.

When it came time for Carrey to give the performance, his mother picked out his outfit for him: a polyester leisure suit. Her reasoning was that “that’s how they dress on The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast.” When Carrey was a teenager, he attempted some conventional impersonations, but they were not successful.

These impersonations were not appropriate for a club that had a raunchy humorous sensibility, and this caused him to have second thoughts about his future as a professional entertainer. Mark Breslin, the owner of Yuk Yuk’s, remembered Jim Carrey’s first stand-up performance and referred to it as “bad Rich Little” decades later. Due to the financial difficulties that his family was experiencing, it was difficult for them to support Carrey’s aspirations in the entertainment industry.

Me, Myself & Irene was a black comedy film that Jim Carrey starred in alongside the Farrelly brothers in the year 2000. The Farrelly brothers had previously directed Carrey in the film Dumb and Dumber. The film was met with negative reviews but was a commercial success at the box office. Charlie Baileygates, a state policeman who has numerous personalities and is romantically involved with a woman played by Renée Zellweger, was portrayed by Jim Carrey in this film.

Carrey made the announcement that he was contemplating retirement from the film industry in April 2022. He provided the following explanation: “I had enough. I have completed my duties. “I am sufficient.” His reaction to the question of whether or not he would ever return was, “It depends. If the angels send some sort of script that is written in gold ink that says to me that it is going to be incredibly essential for people to see, then I might continue down the road, but for the time being I’m going to take a break.

Jim Carrey Family, Relationship and Afair

Carrey’s mother, Kathleen was a housewife, while his father, Percy Carrey, was a musician and accountant. Carrey was born in the suburb of Newmarket, which is located in Ontario, Canada. He has three older siblings named John, Patricia, and Rita, and he was raised in a Roman Catholic household.

Jim Carrey with his Father
Jim Carrey’s Mother

Carrey tied the knot with his co-star from the film Dumb and Dumber, Lauren Holly, on September 23, 1996. The marriage did not endure for more than a year. Carrey was engaged to his co-star in the film Me, Myself and Irene, Renée Zellweger, from 1999 until the year 2000.

During the year 2002, January Jones was romantically involved with Carrey. In 2005, Carrey began dating the model and actress Jenny McCarthy, and in June of 2006, the two made their relationship public. Both parties decided to end their relationship in April of 2010. McCarthy stated in October of 2010 that they continued to be excellent friends.

Physical Measurement

HeightIn Centimeters –188 cm
In Meters-1.88 m
In Feet and Inches –6′ 2″
WeightIn Kg –84 kg
In Pounds –185 lbs
Hair ColourBlack
Eye ColourBrown

Jim Carrey Social Media

Instagram: @Jim Carrey
Facebook: @Jim Carrey
Linkedin: Not Known
Tik Tok: Not Known
Youtube: Not Known
Twitter: @Jim Carrey

Family & Marital Status

Marital StatusDivorce
ParentsMother- Kathleen
Father-Percy Carrey
SiblingBrother-John Carrey
Sister-Rita Carrey, Patricia Carrey Fournier
SpouseNone
EX- WifeLauren Holly, Melissa Womer

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Jim Carrey Net Worth:

Jim Carrey net worth is (Approx) $180 million dollars. And is monthly salary $1.2 Million, & Yearly Salary $15 Million.

Jim Carrey Cars Collection:

  • Mercedes AMG SL63 (Price $155,000)
  • Porsche Panamera (Price $189,800)

Fanmail address:

Jim Carrey

P.O. Box 57593
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
USA

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