Thanks to his over-the-top antics and endless energy, Jim Carrey was one of Hollywood’s leading men from the mid-1990s onward. He experienced an explosive rise to fame with blockbuster hits such as Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Dumb and Dumber, and The Mask.
After no time, he became a bonafide hitmaker whose films regularly topped the box office. But, as time went on, Jim’s comedic façade began to fade. Audiences learned that there was more to Jim than funny impressions and silly faces. Like many comedic geniuses, Jim had a dark side to him.
From his rocky childhood to his tumultuous relationships and sometimes questionable method acting, here’s an inside look at the untold truth about Jim Carrey.