Jim Carrey is a world renowned funnyman who's been making us laugh for decades.
As it turns out, there's lots about Carrey that make him as fascinating as he is hilarious. Check them out below!
1/30) As a child, he used to wear his tap shoes to bed just in case his parents needed cheering up in the middle of the night.
2/30) He appeared at the 20th anniversary special for The Comedy Store wearing nothing but a sock on his penis. Comedy legends such as Richard Pryor were in attendance.
3/30) Performed his first stand-up routine at Yuk Yuk's in a yellow suit and tails (made by his mother). similar to what he would later wear in The Mask. It went terribly and he was forcibly removed from the stage.
4/30) Jack Nicholson has called him the "Jack Nicholson of the next generation".
5/30) Carrey wrote himself a check for $10 million dollars in 1983, post-dated ten years, hoping to be able to cash it by then. He was able to do this after the successful string of movies Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, The Mask, and Dumb & Dumber.