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Jim Carrey
General Information
Birth Name: James Eugene Carrey
Birth Date: January 17, 1962 (age: 60)
Birth Place: Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
Character(s) Portrayed: Colonel Stars and Stripes

James Eugene "Jim" Carrey (born January 17, 1962) is a Canadian actor who portrayed Colonel Stars and Stripes in the film Kick-Ass 2 in 2013.

Significant Roles[]

  • Tony Moroni in Introducing Jant (1983)
  • Mark Kendall in Once Bitten (1985)
  • Walter Getz in Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)
  • Johnny Squares in The Dead Pool (1988)
  • Lounge Entertainer in Pink Cadillac (1989)
  • Tim Carter in Doing Time on Maple Drive (1992)
  • Ace Ventura in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)
  • Stanley Ipkiss in The Mask (1994)
  • Lloyd Christmas in Dumb and Dumber (1994)
  • Edward Nygma was known as The Riddler in Batman Forever (1995)
  • Ernie "Chip" Douglas in The Cable Guy (1996)
  • Fletcher Reede in Liar Liar (1997)
  • Truman Burbank in The Truman Show (1998)
  • Adult Joe Wenteworth in Simon Birch (1998)
  • Andy Kaufman in Man on the Moon (1999)
  • Charlie Baileygates and Hank Evans in Me, Myself and Irene (2000)
  • The Grinch in How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
  • Peter Appleton in The Majestic (2001)
  • Bruce Nolan in Bruce Almighty (2003)
  • Joel Barish in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
  • Count Olaf in Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)
  • Dick Harper in Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)
  • Walter Sparrow and Fingerling in The Number 23 (2007)
  • Carl in Yes Man (2008)
  • Steven Russell in I Love You Phillip Morris (2009)
  • Thomas Popper in Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)


  • Jim Carrey refused to promote Kick-Ass 2 due to his personal views on violence, and the violent events that transpired during the Sandy Hook School Shooting. There was no direct relation, however. He just refused to promote violence in any form.