Short Biography of Jim Carrey

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James Eugene Carrey aka Jim Carrey, is an American actor, comedian & producer. He is best known for his slapstick comedy performances.

DOB & Age

Jim Carrey was born on 17 January, 1962. He is now 61 years old.


Jim Carrey is the son of Kathleen (Oram) and Percy Carrey (an accountant & musician).

Height & Weight

Jim Carrey is 6 feet, 2 inches (188 cm) tall & he weighs around 185 pounds (84 kg).


Jim Carrey attended Aldershot High School but left his studies to pursue a career in comedy. He didn't receive any formal education.


Jim Carrey started his career as a stand-up comedian when he was 15 years old. He first performed in Yuk Yuk's comedy club.

In 1984, Carrey got his first lead role in a short American TV sitcom called "The Duck Factory." In 1985, he got his first film role in the comedy horror film "Once Bitten."

In 1994, he worked as a lead actor in the film "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective." The movie earned over $100 million worldwide, making Carrey a big comedy star in Hollywood.

So far, Jim Carrey has acted in 42 films. His biggest hits include "The Mask", "Dumb and Dumber", "Bruce Almighty", & "Liar Liar."


Jim Carrey was married twice in his life. First he married Melissa Womer (1987-1995) & second with Lauren Holly (1996-1997).


Jim Carrey is the father of one daughter named "Jane Erin Carrey." She was born in 6 Sept, 1987.

Net Worth

Jim Carrey has a wealth of $180 million.

Major Awards

2 Golden Globe Awards, 11 MTV Movie & TV Awards, 6 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards, 4 People's Choice Awards, & 1 Grammy Nomination.

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