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Jim Carrey about to die in Bruce Almighty

Jim Carrey (1962 - )

Film Deaths[]

  • The Dead Pool (1988) [Johnny Squares]: Dies of a drug overdose when David Hunt forces a pill into his mouth in Jim's trailer; his body is shown again while Clint Eastwood and Evan C. Kim investigate.
  • The Itsy Bitsy Spider (1992; animated) [The Exterminator]: He is electrocuted after he is revealed to be a robot by the Spider. (Played for comic effect.)
  • Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994) [Ace Ventura]: In a deleted dream sequence he is ripped apart by a pack of pigeons as a parody to Alfred Hitchcock`s original 1963 film The Birds. (Played for comic effect.)
  • Man on the Moon (1999) [Andy Kaufman]: Dies of lung cancer.
  • Bruce Almighty (2003) [Bruce Nolan]: Hit by a truck on the highway; the scene cuts to black at the sound of the impact, followed by a scene of Jim finding himself in Heaven and speaking with God (Morgan Freeman). Morgan then sends Jim back to life, and the scene cuts to paramedics resuscitating him.
  • Yes Man (2008) [Carl Allen]: In a dream sequence, Jim is found dead on his couch by Bradley Cooper and Danny Masterson, after not leaving his house for weeks. (Jim survives the film in reality.) (Played for comic effect.)
  • Ace Ventura Jr.: Pet Detective (2009) [Ace Ventura]: Jim does not actually appear in this film, but it's established that he disappeared over the Bermuda Triangle in the time since Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995).
  • A Christmas Carol (2009; animated) [Ebenezer Scrooge/The Ghost of Christmas Past/The Ghost of Christmas Present/The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come]: Playing the voice of multiple characters, "Scrooge" dies (off screen) before "Yet to Come" brings him to the future; his death is mentioned when the two hear "Old Joe" (voiced by Bob Hoskins) and "Mrs. Dibler" (voiced by Fionnula Flanagan) talks about it and is confirmed when Scrooge sees his tombstone. His death is later undone when Scrooge changes his ways.
  • Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013) [CBC News Anchor Scott Riles]: Poisoned, along with Marion Cotillard and the rest of his newsteam, when Paul Rudd uses his "Sex Panther" perfume bomb during the big newscaster battle. (Played for comic effect.)
  • Kick-Ass 2 (2013) [Sal Bertolinni / Colonel Stars and Stripes]: Neck broken by Olga Kurkulina when she, Christopher Mintz-Plasse and the rest of his gang invade Jim's hideout; he is first impaled in the back with a machete and spends the rest of the scene dying before Christopher orders Olga to finish him off. The film cuts away as Olga snaps Jim's neck, with his death being confirmed in a news report Chloe Grace Moretz is watching.
  • Dumb and Dumber To (2014) [Lloyd Christmas]: In a scene after the credits, he is presumably run down along with Jeff Daniels when they throw their milkshakes and hit Cam Neely`s truck. The scene ends with Cam about to run down Jim and Jeff while they have their backs turned to the oncoming truck. (Played for comic effect.)
  • Dark Crimes (2016) [Tadek]: Poisoned by Charlotte Gainsbourg, who reveals she is the killer in a long story to camera, where at the end we see Jim has died (off-camera).
  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (2022) [Dr. Robotnik]: Possibly dies after falling from the top of his collapsing robot following a battle with Sonic (voiced by Ben Schwartz). Jim’s body is never found (hinting that he is still alive), but the authorities investigating the aftermath state that it is unlikely he could have survived such a fall, and Jim is planning to retire, indicating he is unlikely to reprise his role in the third film.

TV Deaths[]

  • Mike Hammer: Murder Takes All (1989, TV movie) [Brad Peters]: Killed in an explosion on a boat off-screen, along with John Calvin, when John opens a door that has been booby-trapped by Lynda Carter after John demands Stacy Keach about ordering an account book which is actually fictitious.
  • In Living Color (Oct. 27, 1991)  [Vera De Milo/Various]: Melts after taking steroids over the years. This would show what happen in years; it would then cut to Carrey taking them in the present state. (Played for comic effect.)
  • In Living Color (Nov. 17, 1991) [Krishna Cop/Various]: Shot by bad guys with David Alan Grier by his side. But he keeps coming back to life in different forms (a kid, an Asian man, a rabbi, a dog, a cow) when he gets shot. (Played for comic effect.)
  • In Living Color (Dec. 15, 1991) [The Prop Comic/Various]: In "HBO's Tired Comedy Night", the "Prop Comic" hangs himself on stage in a failed escape attempt with the audience giving him a standing ovation. (Played for comic effect.)
  • In Living Color [Michael Bolton/Various]: In the parody video "When a Man Needs a Big Hit", his head explodes after his voice gets really high and strains his face. (Played for comic effect.)
  • In Living Color (May 10, 1992)[Fire Marshall Bill/Various]: In "Fire Marshall Bill in Space", "Fire Marshall Bill" is possibly incinerated, along with Kim Wayans and Steve Park when Jim flies their rocket into the sun. It has been established that "Bill" is immortal, but it's listed here just in case. (Played for comic effect.)
  • In Living Color (Dec. 13, 1992) [Vampire/Various]: Explodes into nothingness after exposing himself to sunlight to get away from Jamie Foxx. (Played for comic effect.)
  • In Living Color (Jan. 17, 1993)[Vanilla Ice/Various]: In "Tales from the Crib", he freezes to death sometime before the sketch began. His body is inside the refrigerator and is revealed when Marlon Wayans opens it. (Played for comic effect.)
  • In Living Color (Feb. 7. 1993) [Richard Simmons/Various]: In "Alive II", "Richard Simmons" is eaten by the survivors of the plane crash in the mountains. (Played for comic effect.)
  • In Living Color: Jerry Seinfeld in the Ghetto (1994) [Jerry Seinfeld/Various]: Portraying the role of Jerry Seinfeld, he is presumably beaten to death by two street thugs along with Jay Leggett. (Played for Comedic effect


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