Mother: Jim's mother's name is Kathleen; she used to be a homemaker.
Father: Jim's father is Percy; he used to be an accountant and play music.
Siblings: Jim is the youngest of four children. His older brother's name is John and his older sisters' names are Patricia and Rita.
Wives and kids: Jim has been officially married twice. His marriage to Melissa Womer lasted for 8 years since 1987 and the couple gave birth to a daughter named Jane (born 1987). A year after the first divorce, Jim married actress Lauren Holly and this marriage lasted for less than a year.
Sexual orientation: straight
Apart from Jim's two marriages, he has been dating several women, including famous actress Renée Zellweger (and he was even engaged to her for three years since 1999) and Cathriona White, who died because of medicine overdose during their relationship in 2015.
Jim is one of the most paid comedian actors ever. His estimated net worth is at least $150 million.
Place of living: Jim has several properties in the USA and Canada.
How did Jim's career begin?
Jim started off as a stand-up comedian when he was young.
What was Jim's debut role?
It was in "The Sex and Violence Family Hour" in 1983.
What was the role that made him famous?
It was Ace Ventura in the 1994 movie. In the same year, he starred in several other movies that contributed to his worldly fame, including famous "The Mask".
What is his most critically acclaimed role?
It is his role in 1998 "The Truman Show". Many believed that he would win Oscar for it.
What about his girlfriend who committed suicide?
Cathriona White committed suicide in 2015 and the actor was blamed for it by her relatives. It turned out later that these accusations were unfair.
What is he also famous for apart from being a comedian and actor?
In 2013, he published biography book. Also, he released two singles.