James Eugene Redmond “Jim” Carrey is a Canadian-American actor, film producer and comedian born on 17th January 1962. He is known as one of the leading movie stars in the Hollywood. Jim began his career from the stage appearances as a comedian. Inspite of getting fame as a stand-up comedian, Carrey turned his attention towards television and film industry. He received recognition as an actor from the film Ace Ventura: Pet Detective released in 1994. Later on, he became successful in taking the lead roles in the blockbuster films such as The Mask, Dumb and Dumber and Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls. In 1998, Jim appeared in the film The Truman Show which gained critical acclaim and bestowed him with his first Golden Globe Award. In coming years, Carrey appeared in numerous successful films such as Bruce Almighty, The Number 23 and Dumb and Dumber To. He won several awards and nominations throughout his career including MTV Movie Awards, Blockbuster Entertainment Awards and Screen Actors Guild Awards. in his personal life, Jim Carrey married twice. Firstly with actress Melissa Womer in 1987 with whom he has a daughter named Jane Erin Carrey. After his separation from Melissa, Jim got married to Lauren Holly in 1996 but unfortunately the couple separated within a year. After that, he dated several female celebrities including Anine Bing, Renee Zellweger and Jenny McCarthy.
Jim Carrey Personal Details:
- Complete Name: James Eugene Carrey
- Nicknames: Jim Carrey
- Occupation: Actor, Comedian
- Date of Birth: January 17, 1962
- Birthplace: Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Eye Color: Brown
- Hair Color: Dark brown
Jim Carrey Family Details:
- Father: Percy Joseph Carrey
- Mother: Kathleen Carrey
- Siblings: Rita Carrey, Patricia Carrey Fournier, John Carrey
- Spouse: Lauren Holly (m. 1996–1997), Melissa Womer (m. 1987–1995)
- Children: Jane Erin Carrey
Jim Carrey Career Highlights:
- First Film: Copper Mountain (1983)
- First TV Show: The All-Night Show (1980)
Jim Carrey Body Measurements:
Actor and comedian Jim Carrey body measurements complete information like weight, height, chest, waist, biceps and shoe size is given below.
- Height: 6′ 2″ (1.88 m)
- Weight: 84 kg (185 lbs)
- Shoe Size: 10 (US)
- Chest Size: 37 inches
- Waist Size: 32 inches
- Arms / Biceps Size: 14 in
Jim Carrey Interesting Facts:
- He spent his childhood in poverty.
- Jim wrote letters to Tupac Shakur in order to make him laugh while the rapper was in prison.
- The actor was offered the role of Captain Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series but turned down because of busy schedule.