Somehow, for more than 20 years, Jim Carrey has managed to stay on everyone’s radar. Whether he’s playing it goofy, edgy or heartbreakingly honestly, he will surely go down as one of the greatest comic actors of this generation. To say he’s had an interesting life off-screen would be heinous understatement, and these stories may well make you see him in a whole new light. Alrighty then.
20. He wore tap shoes to bed as a kid
Carrey wasn’t born into the most comfortable family life, and although they struggled to make ends meet for much his childhood, his drive to be an entertainer was present even then. In fact, he actually went to bed in his tap shoes, just in case he needed to cheer them up during the night.