The Farrelly brothers worked hard for years to make their movie debut. Director Peter Farrelly’s manager also encouraged him to make a movie with his brother Bobby. The Farrelly brothers did not know who Jim Carrey was at that time, they were only told this guy was mentioned on the variety show In Living Color.
After following Carrey’s first lead role in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, they realized they had won the jackpot. Based on Ace Ventura’s success in the box office market, Carrey was able to negotiate a $ 7 million salary for the film. Finally, Carrey received a remuneration of $ 10 million and the actor also said he knew he would receive a $ 10 million check for his role in the movie Dumb and Dumber 7 years ago.
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