James Eugene is a Canadian American known as Jim Carrey was born in January 17, 1962. He is a producer, actor and comedian who has received four Golden Globe Award nominations and regarded as one of the biggest movie celebrities in Hollywood. He started as a standup comedian in 1979 and got interested in television and film though he did not break through in his career in Hollywood.
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Carrey started his route to success in 1990 when he got a role in Living Color, however, it was his role in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective that launched him fully in 1994 . This paved way for him to land a lot of amazing roles in movies that have stood him out as an actor. Then he starred two lead roles the same year with Dumb and Dumber and The Mask, the latter gave him his first Golden Globe Award for best . In 1995, he starred in Batman Forever and Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls. In 1997, Cable Guy grossed $102 million worldwide that he featured and then Liar Liar was a hit too.
He featured in a satirical comedy drama movie, The Truman Show in 1998 which was a hit, and in 1999, he had the lead role in Man on the Moon. In 2000, he did a comedy classic, Me, Myself & Irene and then How the Grinch Stole Christmas where he played the title character and gave him the third Golden Globe Award nomination.
Bruce Almighty in 2003 was amazing earning over $484 million worldwide where he played a TV newsman. In 2004, he starred in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind which gave him the fourth Golden Globe Award nomination and got nominated for BAFTA Award for Best Actor in A Leading Role. In 2005, he starred in Fun with Dick and Jane
In 2007, he starred in The Number 23 and Horton Hears a Who! in 2008 and also Yes Man,the same year which earned $225 million worldwide. 2009 was a great year for Carrey with I Love You Philip Morris which started the year for him. And in 2010, this movie got a great positive review. He had played a multiple role in Disney’s 3D aminated Charles Dickens’ story, A Christmas Carol in 2009 and also the Ghosts of Christmas past, Present and Future. In 2011, he got the lead role in Mr. Popper’s Penguins.
Burt Wonderstone was his comedy movie for 2013 which made it to the box office, he has released a parody music video titled, Cold Dead Hand recently. Apart from the listed movies, Carrey has featured in Presidential Reunion (2010), Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004), Pecan Pie (2003), The Majestic (2001), Simon Birch (1998), The Itsy Bitsy Spider (1992), Doing Time on Maple Drive (1992) and many more. These movies have given him international recognitions and also awards and nominations. Jim Carrey recently starred as the Colonel Stars and Stripes in a comic movie, Kick Ass 2 and the end of his funny characters is far as he takes one movie to another.
July 16, 2013