Jim Carrey's Tragic Life Story

Jim Carrey is known for his role as "Ace Ventura" in 1994's Ace Ventura: Pet Detective.

4. September 2019 - 15:05 Uhr / Cynthia Springer

Jim Carrey has been the funny man of Hollywood since the early 1990's. We all know him to be one of the most successful comedians and actors out there, but it turns out he's had many bumps in the road - from his childhood to present day. See what influenced Carrey's life as a comedian in the video above!

From films like Ace Ventura: Pet Detective to Liar Liar, we've all had our share of laughs with Jim Carrey. He has added serious elements into his some of his films, such as Man on the Moon and The Truman Show, both of which he's won Golden Globes for in 1999 and 2000. Little do many know, Carrey quit school in the 10th grade to help out his family financially. Check out the video to find out more...

Jim Carrey started professional comedy at age 17