Jim Carrey

The Perils of the Jobcentre and the Ineptitude of Their Advisers

Fez Sayed | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK
Fez Sayed

There's a classic song by the band Green Day called 'Warning' from the album of the same name, released in 2000, where agile and energetic front man B...

What Kind of Week Has It Been? 13 June 2014

Paddy Duffy | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Politics
Paddy Duffy

The problem with the news is that it can often be uncomfortable, bleak and serious. Some things can't be given a positive or acerbic spin, and this week reminds us more than most...

Watch Jim Carrey Give Awesome Commencement Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Louisa Clack | Posted 12.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

It might not come as a surprise that Jim Carrey's commencement speech to Maharishi University of Management students was pretty darn funny. But ami...

From Stand-Up To Screen - 10 Comics Who Made The Biggest Leap

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

With Kevin Hart’s new film 'Ride Along' arriving in UK cinemas on Friday, it seems the Pennsylvania native has hit the big time from his humble begi...

12 Films to Watch in 2014

Tom Linay | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

The UK is a nation of cinema fans, with one in five people over the age of 15 visiting the cinema at least once a month. If you're one of them you may want to start planning your visits now, so I've highlighted 12 upcoming films, one for each month, that make 2014 such an exciting year.

WARNING: This Will Make You Feel Ridiculously Old/Nostalgic

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

Can you believe it's been 20 years since this little lot? We can't... ...

'The Larry Sanders Show': The 'Breaking Bad' of Sitcoms

Ed Cripps | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Ed Cripps

The week that Breaking Bad finishes, it seems fitting (or the lowest form of hack opportunism to publish an article I've had marinating for months) to reappraise a show as revolutionary, allegorical and morally nebulous in a different genre...

FIRST LOOK: They're Back!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Jeff Daniels has given fans a first look at 'Dumb and Dumber To' [sic] - the sequel to his 1994 hit comedy. The actor posted a snap of himself and ...

Kick Ass 2 Review

Roger Crow | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

The first two acts are pretty engaging, but things tend to drag on too long, so by the third chunk you are ready to go way before the closing credits roll.

Kick-Ass 2 - Review

Kieran Turner-Dave | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kieran Turner-Dave

It seems that Jeff Wadlow has managed to craft a sequel that is every bit as humorous and action-packed as the first instalment, whilst also writing a screenplay that is both emotionally engaging and ambitiously inspiratio

Caroline Frost

Kick-Ass 2 Co-Star Reveals Another Side to Jim Carrey

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Jim Carrey may have distanced himself from the promotion of 'Kick-Ass 2' in the wake of the Sandy Hook shootings in the US, but his co-star has reveal...

'Jim Carrey Gave Us $30m Of Free Publicity'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Kick-Ass 2' appeared to take a kick to the stomach recently, when its biggest star Jim Carrey publicly disassociated himself from the film, claiming ...

Celebrity Activists: Misguided Mercenaries or Genuine Do-Gooders?

Danny Bartlett | Posted 27.09.2013 | UK Politics
Danny Bartlett

Coming off the back of a campaign victory - securing Citizenship in the secondary National Curriculum - I am reflecting on how success was achieved, the milestones reached and what ultimately lead to Michael Gove, Secretary of State for Education, safeguarding the subject as a programme of study at key stages 3 and 4.

Jim Carrey Wrong to Reject His Own Film

James Huyton | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
James Huyton

Jim Carrey took to Twitter recently to announce he could "no longer support" his new film, Kick Ass 2, because of its high level of violence. Mr Carrey has a history of gun control advocacy: in the wake of the Sandy Hook massacre he spoke out in favour of increased gun control legislation.

The Movie Violence Debate: Jim Carrey Slams Kick-Ass 2

Pat Higgins | Posted 24.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Pat Higgins

News broke yesterday that Jim Carrey has withdrawn his support for Kick-Ass 2, saying that in the wake of the horrifying Sandy Hook elementary school shooting he "cannot support that level of violence". Carrey's new standpoint... could be seen as a problematic conflation of the real-life and the fictional.

Jim Carrey Refuses To Promote 'Kick-Ass 2'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Jim Carrey is refusing to be part of the promotion for his latest film, 'Kick-Ass 2', because of its violent content. In the wake of the Sandy Hook...

Dumb And Dumber Sequel Dumped

PA | Posted 11.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels' Dumb And Dumber sequel has had the brakes put on it by Warner Bros who are dropping the film. They have allowed it to ...

Incredible Steve Buscemi Talks Magic: 'David Copperfield Laughed The Loudest'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

We're not used to seeing Steve Buscemi in the role of entertainer. Frequently cast as the would-be tough guy dabbling inexpertly in crime, the popular...

25 Funny Quotes For International Men's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Hooray! It's International Men's Day! A day which - according to the official site - is "an occasion for men to celebrate their achievements and contr...

Has He Changed His Mind?

PA | Posted 06.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Jim Carrey is apparently back on board for the Dumb And Dumber sequel. The actor had dropped out of the planned follow-up to the 1994 comedy, to be...

Famous Batsuit Up For Auction

WENN | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Michael Keaton's Batman suit and Jim Carrey's The Riddler costume are set to go under the hammer in Hollywood at an upcoming Heroes and Villains aucti...

Carrey Quits 'Dumb And Dumber' Sequel: Should The Show Go On?

PA | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Jim Carrey has quit the Dumb And Dumber sequel, leaving the future of the film uncertain. Directors the Farrelly brothers confirmed in March this y...

Getting Dumber

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Dumb and Dumber 2 has been officially confirmed and will begin shooting in September. Co-director Peter Farrelly has told ComingSoon.net: "It's the...

Jim Carrey's Extraordinary Video Love Letter To Emma Stone - Is He For Real?

Posted 25.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Jim Carrey is launching his new website with a bang. The 49-year-old actor posted a video love letter to The Help star Emma St...

Jim Carrey Reveals Comic Inspiration Behind Hit-Making Humour

Posted 03.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Jim Carrey's comedy career was inspired by his mother Kathleen, he has revealed. The funnyman's roles in Ace Ventura: Pet Dete...