The funniest actor on the history of planet earth, Jim Carrey personifies comedy like no other. From his spooky green masked character to wackiest stand-up comedy, Jim is the master of all. This Canada-based actor is one of the highest paid Hollywood actors alive.
A very happy birthday Jim
Did you know that he wrote post-dated cheques worth 10 million dollars to him so that he could make that money before the date on the cheque expires? Isn't it wacky? Well! Here is good news for all the Carrey-fans, we are here to provide such unknown, wacky facts related to the king of comedy, Jim Carrey.
On the eve of his birthday, we would like to share with you some of the wackiest and unknown facts related to this actor:
Records state that Jim was born and brought up in New Market, Ontario Canada. However, it is also evident that Jim received U.S citizenship in 2004. It was then when Jim was officially an American.
Jim the Kid
Carrey was not any different during his childhood. As per the reports, Jim had an inclination towards the showbiz since a very young age. When he was 10 years old, he sent his resume to The Carol Burnett Show hoping that he could work on set
Jim the Janitor
Unfortunately, Jim's family was facing some financial crisis due to which Jim had to drop school when he was 15. The moment he left school, his parents made it clear to Jim that he had to work-hard for earning bread. That is when Jim joined a daytime job as a janitor in the neighborhood.
During the time of his struggle, he wrote himself a $10 million check and gave himself three years to earn that while acting. And Jim had no clue that he will make 10 million dollars by his then blockbuster 'Dumb and Dumber' itself.
Grinch and Scrooge
You would be surprised to know that he's the only actor who has ever played both the Grinch and Scrooge; two of the meanest Christmas villains to ever exist. And he is indeed one of a kind.
Letters to Tupac
Rapper Tupac was a fan of Jim Carrey and vice versa. When Tupac Shakur was in prison, Jim would supposedly write him letters. He just wanted to make Tupac laugh and smile. Isn't this really inspiring? Indeed, it is inspirational.
This is not all. There are a lot of more interesting related to the life of this actor. Stay tuned for more updates with TIMC lifestyle.