The face under the Mask is unforgettable and he is one of the most famous comedic actors. But does the name Jane Erin Carrey ring a bell? We have seen her on the red carpet together with Jim. Good guess, she is his daughter.
Jane was born in 1987 to Melissa Wormer and Jim Carrey, who were married from 1987 and got divorced in 1995. Although she is not a comedian, she has talents of her own. She is a talented singer, and when she was 24 years old she auditioned for American Idol in front of Steven Tyler, J Lo, and Randy Jackson.
She tried to make her place in the celebrity world when she made this step. Singing “Let’s Give Them Something to Talk About ” Jane even made it trough to the next round. And she was awesome.
During the audition, she described how it is to be a daughter of one of the most famous comedians.
‘It was definitely fun growing up with and having him as a father, and he’s not the most extravagant celebrity, so it was fairly normal growing up, fairly.’ Jane said.
“It is difficult growing up in the shadow of something and trying to find your place in the world underneath this huge shadow,” she continued.
Despite the American Idol audition, Jane was living a modest life. She was 24 at the time and was working as a waitress.
She was married to Alex Santana for two years, and they had a baby boy Jackson Riley Santana. Jane filed for divorce in 2011. When Jackson Riley was born the proud grandfather tweeted ‘Jackson Riley Santana. My Grandson, Born today! This is what 7 lbs.11oz of California dynamite looks like!’
In 2014 Jane wrote and performed a song for the movie ‘Dumb and Dumber. They look like they have a close father-daughter relationship, and they both have their megawatt smile to stamp.