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Eva Longoria's mother wasn't impressed by Dalai Lama

April 15th, 2014 10:20am EDT
Eva Longoria
Eva Longoria's mother was more excited about meeting Jim Carrey than the Dalai Lama.
The 39-year-old actress took her mother Ella with her to meet the head of the Buddhist faith, but when they got home, instead Ella gushed about meeting the 'Ace Ventura' star.
Speaking on 'The Ellen Degeneres Show' yesterday (04.14.14), Eva said: "After the night, we were Skyping with my dad and I was like, 'Mom, mom come here, tell dad who you met today.' And she goes, 'Jim Carrey.' And I said, 'Mom, the Dalai Lama?' And she says, 'Yeah but Jim Carrey was there.'
Ella is a devout Catholic and when Eva trie...
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Cameron Diaz 'horrified' by mask-less Jim Carrey

February 13th, 2014 9:20pm EST
Cameron Diaz
Cameron Diaz was "horrified" when Jim Carrey took his face off after a day's filming on 'The Mask'.
The actress' first ever film role saw her appear opposite the funnyman in the titular role as the green-faced, sharp-suited cartoon hero brought to life.
Asked if Jim had scared her on the set of the film, Cameron replied: "The process of taking it off is terrifying. It's just like, glue and chunks of sponge would stay on his face..."
While she told this to talk show host Ellen DeGeneres, she played a prank on her, as a man dressed up as The Mask crept up on Cameron and surprised her, leaving...
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Tributes pour in for Philip Seymour Hoffman

February 2nd, 2014 3:20pm EST
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Tributes have flooded in for Philip Seymour Hoffman.
The 46-year-old Oscar winner was found dead this morning (02.02.14) of an apparent drugs overdose, and many have rushed to pay their respects to the star, widely regarded as one of the finest actors of his generation.
Mia Farrow wrote on Twitter: "OH NO!!!!! Philip Seymour Hoffman has died. A truly kind, wonderful man and one of our greatest actors - ever."
Actress Andie MacDowell added: "Phillip Seymour Hoffman was not only a genius actor but a kind, generous man RIP."
Philip is survived by his partner, costume designer Mimi O'Donnell, ...
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Shia LaBeouf involved in London pub showdown

January 17th, 2014 3:20am EST
Shia LaBeouf
Shia Labeouf has hit the headlines again after allegedly headbutting a man in a London pub.

Video footage of the scrap at the Hobgoblin in south London on Thursday night (16Jan14), obtained by TMZ.com, suggests the Transformers star lost his cool over something that was said about his girlfriend's mother.

The actor was previously involved in a scrap at the same pub in November, 2012, while he also hit headlines for fighting outside bars in Vancouver, Canada and Sherman Oaks, California in 2011.

LaBeouf is in London completing work on Brad Pitt's new war movie Fury.

The young star was in...
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Shia LaBeouf apologises for poking fun at Carrey's parenting skills

January 14th, 2014 8:30pm EST
Shia LaBeouf
Shia Labeouf has apologised to funnyman Jim Carrey after making remarks about his parenting skills on Twitter.com.

Responding to a joke Carrey made at his expense during the Golden Globes, LaBeouf went a little too far on Monday (13Jan14).

He wrote, "At least I don't get arrested for indecency on major LA highways! Or abandon love child's (sic)."

He quickly removed that tweet and wrote, "Jim Carrey states that he is deeply involved in his daughter's life - I accept that, regret tweet on the matter. Apologies to both parents."

Carrey has yet to comment on LaBeouf's remarks and apology, b...
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Jenny McCarthy defends Jim Carrey's parenting

January 14th, 2014 5:20pm EST
Jenny McCarthy
Jenny McCarthy has defended Jim Carrey's parenting skills.
The model and activist came to the defense of her former partner after Shia LaBeouf accused him of abandoning his daughter, Jane, from his first marriage to Melissa Womer.
After Jim had made a small joke at Shia's expense during the Golden Globes on Sunday (12.01.14), he had responded on Twitter: "At least I don't get arrested for indecency on major LA highways! Or abandon love child's (sic)"
Shia soon backtracked, saying: "Jim Carrey states that he is deeply involved in his daughter's life - I accept that. Regret tweet on the matt...
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Shia LaBeouf Lashes Out At Jim Carrey After Golden Globes Joke, Apologizes

January 14th, 2014 3:03pm EST
Shia LaBeouf
Despite "retiring from the public eye," Shia LaBeouf publicly slammed Jim Carrey after the comedian poked fun at Shia's plagiarism scandal during the Golden Globes.

While presenting the award for Best Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical, Carrey mused to the audience, "Dying is easy. Comedy is hard... I believe it was Shia LaBeouf who said that."

Shia responded on Twitter, "If you explain @JimCarrey you've killed him, Nobody knows if it's for real or not. That way he's immortal." He then posted a video of Jim's daughter's band and wrote, "At least I don't get arrested for indecency on major ...
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Best Of 2013 - Top Five Male & Female Performances

January 3rd, 2014 12:15pm EST
Top Five Performances
Jason Coleman's Top Five Male & Female Performances

I am very happy for this particular acting "best of" list this year, mostly because notable films that didn’t make it to my Top Ten still had some memorable performances.  So even though movies like "American Hustle," "12 Years A Slave" and "Frances Ha" didn’t make the final film cut, the acting work within is lovingly highlighted here.  From oddballs to slaves, sassy ice cream truck workers to sexy hustlers here are my..."Best of 2013 - Top Five Male & Female Performances."

Ladies first this year!  

 

1. Jess Weixler - "Free Samples...
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The Most Anticipated Films Of 2014, Part One

January 1st, 2014 9:03am EST
Dumb and Dumber
No more new films will be released in 2013 - but there's no need to fret! Check out why we're hyped (and why we're worried) for these highly-anticipated 2014 films:

Dumb And Dumber To

Why We’re Hyped: The Farrelly Brothers, Jim Carey, and Jeff Daniels would only do the film if everyone was involved.

Why We’re Worried: When’s the last time the Farrelly Brothers made a good movie? Will Jim Carrey alienate half of his audience on Twitter – again?

The Expendables 3

Why We’re Hyped: Antonio Banderas, Harrison Ford, Mel Gibson and Kelsey Grammer join the ridiculous cast for another go at...
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Expensive camera stolen from location of Dumb and Dumber sequel

October 21st, 2013 3:11am EDT
Dumb And Dumber
Police in Georgia are investigating the theft of a rare $500,000 (£333,330) camera which was stolen en route to the set of Jim Carrey's new Dumb And Dumber sequel.

Production on Dumb and Dumber To was delayed on 12 October (13) after crewmember Leo Tamalgo's car was broken into by thieves as he and his co-workers stopped at a restaurant in Peachtree City for breakfast.

The expensive rented equipment was due to be taken to Peachtree DeKalb Airport, where it was set to be attached to a helicopter to film aerial shots for the comedy.

Cops believe the thieves had no idea what was inside the ...
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Jenny McCarthy praises new partner Donnie Wahlberg

September 30th, 2013 3:10am EDT
Donnie Wahlberg
Model/actress Jenny Mccarthy has heaped praise on new partner Donnie Wahlberg, insisting only someone as "great" as him could make her end her single days.

The pair hit it off after the pop star appeared on McCarthy's VH1 show in March (13), when they swapped sex stories.

They have been dating seriously since July (13), and the blonde beauty reveals she wouldn't have jumped into a new relationship if her new beau hadn't been so impressive.

She tells People, "If every relationship leads you to the next person and it leads you to what you want and what you don't want, I feel like I deserve...
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Jim Carrey amuses fans with Dumb & Dumber chipped tooth

September 23rd, 2013 8:41pm EDT
Jim Carrey
Jim Carrey has opted to not cover up his famous chipped tooth, which he displayed in the ER comedy, now he's back on set in Georgia for the film's sequel - in order to amuse fans.

Nearly 20 years after the cult comedy classic was released, Carrey and his co-star Jeff Daniels are returning to the roles of lovable yet daft best friends for Dumb and Dumber To.

And Carrey is now proudly sporting his character Lloyd Christmas' prominent chipped front tooth again.

During an recently taped interview with U.S. talk show host Ellen DeGeneres, he explained that while he could have opted to cover u...
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'Kick-Ass 2': Not As Good As The Original

August 19th, 2013 11:15pm EDT
Kick-Ass 2
DIY real-world teen crime fighter Kick-Ass is back in Kick-Ass 2 and though fans of the first film may line up around the block to see this film, chances are they will be disappointed. Directed by newcomer Jeff Wadlow, the sequel brings in star power from Jim Carrey this time around as opposed to Nicolas Cage and doubles down on the violence with an unexpected streak of nastiness. Yes, Chloe Grace Moretz is still the scene stealer, Mindy Macready’s Hit-Girl, and Aaron Taylor-Johnson is Kick-Ass, but the film suffers from a case of sequelitis. A lot of familiar faces are back along with chea...
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Review: Second Helping Of 'Kick-Ass 2' Satisfies

August 15th, 2013 3:00pm EDT
Kick-Ass 2
Sequels are always tough sell, but follow-ups to cult flicks might as well have a bull’s eye attached.  In the case of the new "Kick-Ass 2" there is such a target but fortunately most of the characters, story and action hit the mark just right.  The result is a flick that stays right on par with its predecessor in terms of tone and entertainment value and gives fans of the original exactly what they crave – more of the same.

Young Dave Lizewski aka Kick-Ass is at a crossroads.  He’s been missing in the crime-fighting superhero scene, so he decides to get back in the game by enlisting the h...
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'Kick-Ass' Creator: 'Jim Carrey Did Us The Biggest PR Favor Of All Time'

August 15th, 2013 10:21am EDT
Kick-Ass 2
The creator of the Kick-Ass motion picture franchise is convinced Jim Carrey did him a favor by refusing to take part in the second movie's press tour as his boycott bought the film $30 million of free publicity.

Carrey has been fighting for a tightening of the country's gun control laws in the aftermath of a school shooting in Connecticut, and he subsequently withdrew his support for Kick-Ass 2 over its depiction of violence.

However, Mark Millar, who wrote the Kick-Ass comic books and is a producer on the movies, now admits Carrey's headline-grabbing stunt actually did the film a big ...
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Jim Carrey Apologizes To Gun Owners

July 8th, 2013 8:07pm EDT
Jim Carrey
Jim Carrey, who has recently been outspoken on Twitter over gun control issues, has apologized to assault rifle owners for his disparaging comments.

Carrey has been on a crusade against violence and guns since he helped make "Cold Dead Hands" on Funny or Die, which made fun of gun owners. He then tweeted, "'Cold Dead Hand' is abt u heartless mother%ckers unwilling 2 bend 4 the safety of our kids. Sorry if you're offended."

The anti-gun message continued, affecting his upcoming film Kick-Ass 2. Carrey has refused to do any press for the movie, explaining he filmed his parts before the scho...
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Did Jim Carrey Violate His 'Kick-Ass 2' Contract?

June 25th, 2013 5:07pm EDT
Jim Carrey
Jim Carrey may have put himself in legal jeopardy by condemning his upcoming film Kick-Ass 2.

Carrey, who has made headlines for several months with anti-gun rhetoric, made several statements against Kick-Ass 2, despite the fact he stars in the film. Carrey said he cannot support the film's violence and he filmed it prior to the Sandy Hook school massacre.

An industry insider now tells Fox411 that Carrey's statement and refusal to support the film may put his contract in jeopardy. Gary Michael Waters said there is a standard to have "a publicity clause written into the contracts," where s...
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'Kick-Ass' Creator Responds To Carrey's Sudden Withdrawal Of Support

June 25th, 2013 8:51am EDT
Colonel Stars and Stripes
Kick-Ass creator Mark Millar, producer for Kick-Ass 2, has responded to Actor Jim Carrey's very public denouncement of the film. As some may recall, Carrey's character, 'Colonel Stars and Stripes' is one of the most anticipated highlights of the movie.

However, yesterday, Carrey Tweeted that he would be withdrawing his support from the movie, on the basis that it contained so much violence, that Carrey just couldn't condone it. Carrey's sudden change of heart and radical political stance on anti-gun and anti-violence has been brought about by the tragic Sandy Hook shooting that took place ...
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Jim Carrey Condemns 'Kick-Ass 2' In Wake Of Sandy Hook Tragedy

June 24th, 2013 10:03am EDT
Jim Carrey
Actor Jim Carrey, outspoken proponent of strong federal anti-gun and anti-violence regulations, has publicly decried the upcoming blockbuster movie Kick-Ass 2.

Never shy about his feelings of gun-violence, as evident in his parody video 'Cold Dead Hand,' Carrey has publicly shared on Twitter his feelings about the upcoming sequel, which he plays a major role in. Carrey's anti-violence sentiments have been strong in the wake of the Sandy Hook tragedy, which took place in Connecticut, November 2012.

I did Kickass a month b4 Sandy Hook and now in all good conscience I cannot support that l...
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Jim Carrey: 'I cannot support violence in Kick-Ass 2'

June 24th, 2013 3:10am EDT
Jim Carrey
Actor Jim Carrey has withdrawn his support for his new movie Kick-Ass 2 over fears the "level of violence" in the film is inappropriate in the aftermath of December's (12) Connecticut school massacre.

The Mask star plays a vigilante named Colonel Stars and Stripes in the follow-up to Matthew Vaughn's 2010 hit and he filmed his scenes for the sequel last November (12).

Just weeks after Carrey wrapped his work on the movie, 20 children and six adults were killed by a gunman at Sandy Hook Elementary School, and the headline-hitting atrocity made the actor rethink his commitment to the projec...
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Dumb and Dumber sequel lands new home at Universal

June 19th, 2013 8:42pm EDT
Dumb And Dumber
Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels' Dumb And Dumber sequel has been given a new lease of life after bosses at Universal Pictures snapped up the distribution rights days after the project was dropped by Warner Bros. executives.

Both actors had signed up to reprise their roles as bumbling duo Lloyd Christmas and Harry Dunne in the follow-up and reteam with Bobby and Peter Farrelly, the writers and directors of the original 1994 cult comedy.

The film, which had been in the works for years at Warner Bros. subsidiary New Line Cinema, hit a stumbling block last week (ends14Jun13) when it was wiped fro...
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Jenny McCarthy sexes up salads for fast food chain

June 18th, 2013 8:41pm EDT
Jenny McCarthy
Model/actress Jenny Mccarthy is attempting to make healthy eating sexy by posing in a new advertising campaign for American fast food restaurant Carl's Jr.

The busty blonde features in a series of seductive photos eating the company's new cranberry apple walnut grilled chicken salad, while she has also filmed a TV commercial for the Forget You're Eating Salad commercials.

Jim Carrey's former girlfriend tells UsMagazine.com, "I'm excited to be the new Carl's Jr. salad babe. I'm loving all the ingredients in their new salad. Each bite is scrumptious and a little nutty. Reminds me of a few e...
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Jim Carrey References Gun Control After Texas College Stabbings

April 10th, 2013 8:07pm EDT
Jim Carrey
Jim Carrey has expressed his sadness on Twitter after 14 people were stabbed on campus at Lone Star Community College - and made a reference to gun control.

Carrey, who has filled his Twitter feed with gun control pleas following his Funny or Die satire video, posted, "I wish all the students in Texas a full physical and emotional recovery. I'm glad the attacker was not more heavily armed."

Several uses were dismayed Carrey brought up the political issue so quickly after the attack. One of them was noted gun advocate Adam Baldwin, who replied, "Hi @JimCarrey: Are you 'glad' the victims we...
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Jim Carrey Calls Fox News ' A Media Colostomy Bag'

March 31st, 2013 2:07pm EDT
Jim Carrey
Hollywood funnyman Jim Carrey has stepped up his feud with conservative critics by accusing Fox New bosses of "irresponsible buffoonery" in the ongoing dispute over his controversial gun control spoof. 

The Mask star hit headlines by releasing a comedy skit about gun regulation in the U.S., portraying figures including late National Rifle Association president Charlton Heston in the clip for FunnyorDie.com. 

The film, which warned of the dangers of gun ownership, sparked criticism from conservative commentators, and Carrey has now singled out bosses at Fox News, accusing them of sparking ...
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Jim Carrey Continues Gun Control Rant On Twitter, Opponents eBay His Signature

March 29th, 2013 11:07am EDT
Jim Carrey
While Jim Carrey continues his gun control crusade on Twitter, ex-fans of the comedian are selling his autograph on eBay to "buy guns" and make a political point.

An eBay user started an auction to sell his autographed glossy photo of Carrey - one of hundreds that seem to constantly populate the site for around $8 and have the message "Spank you very much." This user, however, set his auction price to $50 and said he wanted the money "to buy a gun."

By Wednesday, the auction reached $860. Soon after eBay removed the auction, and the user started a new auction with all mentions of the word...
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Jim Carrey Stars In Gun Control Satire Video, Rants On Twitter

March 25th, 2013 7:07pm EDT
Jim Carrey
Jim Carrey made a satirical video for Funny or Die to promote gun control - and took on his critics in a Twitter rant.

In the video, Jim Carrey stars as actor and NRA spokesman Charlton Heston on an old episode of Hee Haw. He then changes roles to "Lonesome Earl and the Clutterbusters," performing a song "Cold Dead Hand" - a reference to Heston's famous NRA speech in which he declares, "I'll give you my gun when you pry it from my cold, dead hands."

The song contains satirical lyrics such as "(The angels) wouldn't take him up to heaven like he planned because they couldn't pry that gun...
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4 Gloomy Celebrity Beginnings To Stardom

March 24th, 2013 2:00pm EDT
Sarah Jessica Parker
Long ago, Brad Pitt dressed in a chicken suit and handed out restaurant fliers at an L.A. parking lot.  Absolutely bizarre, but you better believe it!  Some of the most famous celebrities today had the saddest, weirdest, and downright shocking starts.  That’s right- many of the actors you watch on the silver screen were picked off from the street while tons of the musicians you love listening to began their careers in grimy bars.  Yet, these humble beginnings are some of the more “normal” starts for the stars.  Did you know that the legendary John Wayne began working in the props department...
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Steve Carell Personally Asked Jim Carrey To Star In 'Burt Wonderstone'

March 13th, 2013 4:07pm EDT
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone
Jim Carrey signed up to appear in new movie The Incredible Burt Wonderstone after the film's lead Steve Carell personally called him about the role.

The 40 Year Old Virgin star portrays a flamboyant Las Vegas magician in the comedy, and he had Carrey in mind for the part of his onscreen rival Steve Gray, a daring street performer.

Carrey tells ETOnline.com, "Well you know, it was really about my friend Steve Carell calling up and saying, 'You want to jump in and have some fun?' Pressure's off me man. I was just having a blast in this thing. And also just the idea of a character that is ...
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8 Stars Attending SXSW

March 13th, 2013 2:20pm EDT
Selena Gomez
Starstruck? Find out which celebrities are attending the South by Southwest Conferences and Festivals March 8-17 in Austin, Texas. The SXSW features seven separate festivals including: music, film, interactive, gaming, trade show, music gear and flatstock. In 1987, only 700 people showed up. In 2013, 300,000 are expected to attend, generating $190 million in revenue for the city of Austin. Here's who you can expect to see if you're attending the event.

1. The Brave and Daring: Selena Gomez

Selena can do it all: act, sing, design clothing and enthrall us all with her charms. Beyond her p...
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Jim Carrey Embarks On Health Kick

March 5th, 2013 1:14pm EST
Jim Carrey
Actor Jim Carrey has given up alcohol and cigarettes, and embraced a strict new diet as part of a life-changing health kick.

The Dumb and Dumber star has given up several vices, including booze and sugar, to improve his wellbeing, and is now reaping the rewards of his improved diet.

In a series of posts on his Twitter.com page on Monday night, he writes, "Tomorrow, day 14, no wheat, dairy, sugar, coffee, soda, drugs, alcohol or tobac (tobacco). A few more days till tht (that) sweet feeling bt (but) right now ain't bad!

"Clarity! Contentment! Youthfullness! Longevity! This diet, though...
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