Jim Carrey

Project on topic: MY FAVOURITE ACTOR
by Mikhail Bulavchyk
7 form School 3 Novi Petrivtsi
James Eugene "Jim"
Carrey (born January 17,
1962) is a Canadian
American actor,
comedian, and producer.
Carrey has received four
Golden Globe Award
nominations, winning
two. Known for his highly
energetic slapstick
performances, he has
been described as one of
the biggest movie stars in
Carrey first gained recognition in
1990 after landing a recurring
role in the sketch comedy In
Living Color. His first leading
roles in major productions came
with Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
(1994), Dumb and Dumber
(1994), The Mask (1994), and
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
In 1997, he gave a critically
acclaimed performance in
Liar Liar, which earned him a
Golden Globe Award
nomination for Best Actor. He
then starred in the critically
acclaimed hits The Truman
Show (1998)
and Man on the Moon
with each garnering him a
Golden Globe Award for Best
In 2000, he gained further
recognition for his portrayal of the
The Grinch in How the Grinch
Stole Christmas.
Three years later, Carrey
starred in the major
blockbuster film Bruce
Almighty (2003). The following
year he starred in Eternal
Sunshine of the Spotless
Mind (2004), for which he
received another Golden
Globe nomination in addition
to a BAFTA Award nomination.
He then starred in popular
productions Lemony
Snicket's A Series of
Unfortunate Events
(2004), Fun with Dick and
Jane (2005), Yes Man
(2008), A Christmas Carol
(2009), and Mr. Popper's
Penguins (2011).
In 2013 he is starring in
The Incredible Burt
Wonderstone as Steve
Gray, and Kick-Ass 2 as
Colonel Stars and

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