“If you've got a
talent, protect it. ”
– Jim Carrey
Jim Carrey was born on January 17,1962 in
He is a Canadian American actor, comedian,
impressionist, screenwriter, and film producer.
Carrey has been married twice. His first
marriage was to former actress and Comedy
Store waitress Melissa Womer. The couple tied
the knot in 1987 but called it quits in 1995.
Carrey has a daughter, Jane Erin Carrey.(28
Jim Carrey did not have that good of a childhood
because his family was poor.
Carrey was forced to get a job in his teens when his
father lost his job.
Carrey has always been open about his ADHD
(Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder). As a
student, Jim was restless child.
Today he is 53 years old successful man who live
Having had little success in television movies
and several low-budget films, the first film,
which brought Jim Carrey popularity,was Ace
Ventura and he got MTV award for the best
comedy role,but critics did’nt appreciate young
1. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
2. The Truman Show (1998)
Jim Carrey’s Five Best Films
Jim Carrey was crowned class clown in junior high. At the end of
each school day, teachers agreed to give him a few minutes to
perform for his class mates.
His father helped Carrey develop his stage act and would drive him
to Toronto to perform stand-up. The comedian made his debut at
the comedy club Yuk Yuk's.
Even though Carrey worked hard and achieved great success in his
career, nobody would have ever guessed that he also suffered from
depression for many years of his life.
Jim Carrey Quotes
“Life opens up opportunities to you, and you
either take them or you stay afraid of taking
“If you aren't in the moment, you are either
looking forward to uncertainty, or back to pain
“When things are really bad,the only thing you
can do is to laugh”