James Eugene Carrey was born on January 17, 1962, Newmarket, Canada. His mother, Kathleen Carrey, is a singer and later a housewife, and father, Percy Carrey, is a self-taught saxophonist and an accountant. Carreys family was poor and he worked very hard. He slept in class after working day.
He parodied Brezhnev and Jack Nicholson Carrey sent 80 skits on The Carol Burnett show, when he was 11, but he didnt receive answer. Percy Carrey and Jim went to Yuk-Yuks, comedy club in Toronto, when Jim was 15.
1983, Jim took acting debut in the film Rubber face" by Glen Salzman. In the same year, he starred in the film "All in good taste" and "Copper In Mountain" by David Mitchell as Bobby Todd. Two years later, Kerry received his first starring role in the film "Once Bitten" by Howard Storm.
Known for films : Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls Dumb and Dumber Liar Liar Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Man on the Moon One of the highest paid comedians of the USA
Better a witty fool, than a foolish wit. William Shakespeare