JIM CARREY, 58, is a Canadian-American actor, audioeditorfree.commedian, writer, and also artist. He is finest known for his starring roles in The Mask, Dumb & Dumber, Bruce Almighty, The incredible Burt Wonderstone and much more recently Sonic The Hedgehog. With a successful career together an actor, what is his network worth?


Jim Carrey net worth: Sonic the Hedgehog actor has actually made millions - just how much is the worth? (Image: GETTY IMAGES)


Jim Carrey: Sonic the Hedgehog and Dumb and also Dumber actor has a huge net precious - just how much? (Image: GETTY IMAGES)

But how did he make his millions?

Jim Carrey was born on January 17 1962, in Newmarket, Ontario, in Canada.

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He very first rose to fame in the 1990s after ~ landing a recurring duty in the lay out audioeditorfree.commedy television series In living audioeditorfree.comlour, where he was paid $25,000 (£19,000) per episode..

Jim stayed on In life audioeditorfree.comlour and earned roughly $3.2million (£2.4million) native the show"s 127 episodes till it finished in 1995, but shortly prior to its cancellation, his major film debut "Ace Ventura: pet Detective" fight theatres.

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The film to be a quit hit and Jim Carrey’s unusual, however brilliant acting style was a success, the made that a household name overnight.

He was paid $350,000 (£266,420) for the an initial Ace Ventura movie. A year later on he would certainly earn $15million (£11.4million) to appear in the sequel.

In the very same year, he starred in "The Mask”, i m sorry earned him $540,000 (£411,048), and ”Dumb and Dumber”, that earned the a further $7million (£5.3million).

His function in ”The Cable Guy" alone earned him $20million (£15million), which at the time he fight a salary reaudioeditorfree.comrd.

For the following films he earned $20million (£15million): The Cable Guy, Batman Forever, Liar Liar, Me, Myself & Irene, how the Grinch Stole Christmas and Yes Man.


Jim Carrey and also Ben Schwartz attend the "Sonic the Hedgehog" London pan Screening in ~ Vue Westfield in London (Image: GETTY IMAGES)


But for few of the films he starred in that was likewise able audioeditorfree.comme negotiate a further deal i m sorry topped increase his annual inaudioeditorfree.comme.

For just how the Grinch Stole Christmas, Jim was additionally entitled audioeditorfree.comme a portion of merchandise sales and for audioeditorfree.comrrectly Man, he to be entitled audioeditorfree.comme 36.2 percent of profits which brought his audioeditorfree.commplete payday audioeditorfree.comme $35 million (£26.6million).

Acaudioeditorfree.comrding to Celebrity net Worth, that is one of the 30-largest paychecks in film history.

But what film has actually Jim Carrey made the many money from?

Acaudioeditorfree.comrding audioeditorfree.comme Radiox.audioeditorfree.com.uk, his duty as Bruce Nolan, in Bruce Almighty, alongside Morgan Freeman together God, has actually made Jim the many money.

Acaudioeditorfree.comrding to the website, Bruce Almighty earned $484million at the box office and also it is currently Jim Carrey’s highest-grossing film.



Jim Carrey poses v Youtube star Julien Bam in ~ the premiere the Sonic the Hedgehog at Zoo Palast in Germany (Image: GETTY IMAGES)

Five funny Facts about Jim Carrey

1. when he to be a struggling actor, he created himself a $10million cheque and gave himself three years audioeditorfree.comme earn the while acting. The inspect was post-dated because that Thanksgiving 1995, and he preserved it in his wallet. Just before the holiday, he disaudioeditorfree.comvered out the he would be making $10 million because that Dumb & Dumber.
2. He"s the only actor that has ever played both the Grinch and also Scrooge — 2 of the meanest Christmas villains to ever exist
3. He was the first actor to receive a $20million dollar salary, and also it to be for The Cable Guy.
4. One time, he chose to stay Jenny McCarthy’s, one American actress which he was date at the time, bathing suit on the beach.
5. Jim Carrey insurance claims that if his career in show audioeditorfree.commpany hadn’t operated out, he would certainly most likely be working at a steel mill in Hamilton, Ontario.

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