Jim Carrey Net Worth $150 million
Jim Carrey salary $25,000,000
Jim Carrey Net Worth: How rich is Jim Carrey? & How much money is Jim Carrey worth? Time to find out!
Jim Carrey is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, impressionist, screenwriter, and producer and his current net worth is $150 million.
Born in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada to Kathleen, a homemaker, and Percy Carrey, a musician and accountant, Jim has three older siblings.
After living in Burlington, Ontario, and attending Aldershot High School for a while, before dropping out to follow a stand-p comedy career, Jim has rose to fame in 1990 after starring in comedy TV show “In Living Color”, but his first leading roles in major productions came with Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994).
After a while he moved to Los Angeles and got a serious job at The Comedy Store. In 1983 he has written a $10 million check for himself, four years after he moved to Los Angeles, and dated the check 10 years.
Then, the big hits, Dumb and Dumber, The Mask, and Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls, followed, which made him internationally acclaimed.
He made his first millions dollars pay check thanks to Dumb & Dumber, for which he got paid $7 million.
After several other leading roles, in 2004 he became a U.S. citizen and also the first actor to receive $20 million for his role in The Cable Guy.
When he was ten years old, he sent a resume letter to Carol Burnett, of the Carol Burnett Show, saying that he was a master of impressions and that he should be considered for a part on the show.
The actor and comedian was also loved by fellow co-workers with Nicole Kidman saying that he is her best male friend, and late rapper Tupac Shakur admired him. Turns out, that Carrey was sending Tupac letters while he was in jail to keep his spirits up.
He has also won awards, mostly for his serious parts in “Truman” and “Man on the Moon”, and proved to anyone who has doubted that he could play serious roles.
His net worth kept growing and also his earnings with each movie he made he gained better and better.
As for his personal life, he has been through two bad divorces, which made him decide to never get married again, but paid a $50 million trust to his long-time girlfriend, Jenny McCarthy.
He now resides at a $9.5 million up-fitted pad in Malibu and a Manhattan bachelor pad in Tribeca’s Zinc Building, and another property in Brentwood, Los Angeles. Carry owns a Mercedes Benz SL63 and a Gulfstream V.
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