Jim Carrey Trivia

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Jim Carrey's full name is James Eugene Carrey.
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When he was just 10, Jim mailed his resume to "The Carol Burnett Show."
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Jim's daughter Jane is a singer. She has a kid, making Jim a grandpa.
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Jim's first sitcom was the short-lived "The Duck Factory" in 1984.
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Jim dropped out of high school when he was 16.
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Jim's first lead in a movie was 1986's "Once Bitten."
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Jim shares a birthday with Andy Kaufman, whom he portrayed in "Man on the Moon."
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Jim is from Canada Рspecifically a town called Newmarket. He moved to the U.S. in 1979.
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After playing a man who falls in love with a woman played by Renee Zellweger ("Me, Myself & Irene"), Jim fell in love with her in real life.…
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Jim became a U.S. citizen in October 2004 but retains his Canadian citizenship.
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Jim auditioned for the role of the geek in "Sixteen Candles" but it went to Anthony Michael Hall.
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Jim was originally set to play Dr. Evil in "Austin Powers" but had to drop out due to a scheduling conflict with "Liar Liar."