Jim Carrey

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Jim Carrey
Jim Carrey Cannes 2009.jpg
Carrey at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival, 2009
BornJames Eugene "Jim" Carrey
(1962-01-17) January 17, 1962 (age 56)
Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
NationalityCanadian, American
Years active1980-present
Notable workAce Ventura
Bruce Almighty
Dumb and Dumber
A Series of Unfortunate Events
The Truman Show
Man on the Moon
Spouse(s)Melissa Womer (1987-1995)
Lauren Holly (1996-1997)
Partner(s)Jenny McCarthy (2005-2010)
ChildrenJane Carrey
Parent(s)Percy Carrey
Kathleen (née Oram)
Relatives1 grandson
AwardsGolden Globe Awards for Best Actor (Drama)
Best Actor (Musical or Comedy)
Signature
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James Eugene Carrey (born January 17, 1962) is a Canadian-American movie actor and comedian. He is known for his acting in comedy movies, such as the Ace Ventura movie series, Dumb and Dumber, The Cable Guy, Liar Liar and Bruce Almighty. He has also been successful in dramatic roles in movies such as The Truman Show, Man on the Moon, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and The Number 23. He won the Golden Globe Award in 1999 and 2000.

Carrey has attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.[1]

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