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‘I’ve Done Enough & I Am Enough’- Jim Carrey Announces His Retirement From Acting

It has been always hard to say goodbye to something that you love to do. It’s mainly hard for sports athletes and actors to retire from their fields.

It’s close to their heart and precious to them. Spending years making name for themselves and one day decides to just quit the field.

Source: The Guardian

There have been a lot of actors who quit the showbiz world and have a simple life. A few weeks ago, legendary actor Bruce Willis who has given his fans some memorable movies that no one can forget at all.

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After Bruce, another iconic actor who made everyone laugh out their lungs and created some unforgettable characters. Jim Carrey is one of the most brilliant actors Hollywood ever produced. Jim revealed that he’s planning to retire from the acting field.

Source: Movieweb

His retirement announcement was undoubtedly a bombshell and strange for his fans. His upcoming movie “Sonic the Hedgehog 2” would be his last film.

Jim Carrey announces his retirement

Jim announced his retirement on the 1st of April, so most people thought it might be an April fool but unfortunately, it’s not. For the past 40 years, he’s been in the acting business and worked in some great movies that no one can ever forget.

Source: Indiatimes

He’s fairly serious about his retirement, while talking to Access Hollywood The Mask actor said, “I feel like, and this is something you might never hear another celebrity say as long as time exists, I have enough. I’ve done enough. I am enough.”

Jim appeared at the premiere of Sonic Hedgehog 2 which will be released on April 4th. According to the report, “country singer Dolly Parton wanted Carrey to play her musical partner Porter Wagoner in her biopic.

Source: ANI News

While Carrey expressed his admiration for Parton, he nonchalantly said, ‘Well, I’m retiring.’”

When asked if he was serious, he said, “Fairly serious.”

“If the angels bring some sort of script that’s written in gold ink that says to me that it’s going to be important for people to see, I might continue down the road, but I’m taking a break,” Carrey said.

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In 1999, Jim Carrey won the golden globe award for his tremendous performance in “The Truman Show”. Among all of his greatest movies of all time, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless mind would always be the top-rated and best movie of his career.

Jim Carrey movies list

Here are some of the best Jim Carrey movies that everyone should watch if they haven’t yet.

  • Bruce Almighty
  • Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
  • The Mask
  • The Cable Guy
  • I Love you, Philip Morris
  • Dumb and Dumber
  • The Truman Show
  • Man on the Moon
  • Liar Liar
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

He also made the TV show debut “Dark Crimes” which critically claimed and people liked his comeback in his charm. His movie Christmas Carol is still considered one of the best movies to watch on the Christmas holidays.

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