Skip to main content
  1. Arts & Entertainment
  2. Celebrity

Jim Carrey's birthday: Five fast facts to celebrate Carrey's birthday

See also

Best known for his off-the-wall portrayals of outrageous characters, actor Jim Carrey has made a name for himself in the comedy world.

More Photos

James Eugene Carrey was born in New Market, Ontario, Canada on Jan. 17, 1962. Today, he turns 52 years old.

Throughout his career, Carrey has appeared in several blockbuster films including "The Mask," "Dumb and Dumber," "The Grinch," and "Liar, Liar," among many, many others. He received Golden Globe awards for his roles in "The Truman Show" and "Man on the Moon," as well as numerous MTV and Kids' Choice awards for his roles throughout his career.

Today, we celebrate Carrey's birthday with five facts about the actor.

Advertisement

Arts & Entertainment

  • Brad Pitt
    Find out how a $10 donation could win you a date with Brad Pitt
    Video
    Today's Buzz
  • Johnny Cash
    Famous men and their cats prove you don't have to look tough to look good
    Camera
    Celebrity Buzz
  • Valerie Harper
    Valerie Harper clarifies her 'cancer-free' statement with some additional information
    Headlines
  • Kate Middleton
    Kate Middleton's beautiful DVF dress sells out in just minutes
    Camera
    Pop Culture
  • Robin
    As Batman ends the search for Damian's body, we wonder who the next Robin will be
    Camera
    Comics Buzz
  • Vampire Diaries
    See the hottest predictions for the upcoming season of 'The Vampire Diaries'
    Video
    TV Buzz

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!