Hollywood star Jim Carrey has announced that he is retiring from acting. When he revealed his plan in a new interview, the actor said he feels he has “done enough” after almost five decades of his career, reports aceshowbiz.com.
During a conversation with Access Hollywood, the 60-year-old actor said: “I’m retiring. I’m pretty serious.” He went on to explain, “It depends. If the angels bring with them some kind of script written in gold ink, which tells me it’s going to be very important for people to see, maybe me. I might continue on the road, but I’m taking a break. “
“I really like my quiet life, and I really love putting paint on canvas, and I really love my spiritual life, and I feel that – and this is something you may never hear another celebrity say as long as there is time – I have enough, “Jim continued.
He then stressed: “I have done enough. I am enough.” Still, it could be an April Fool’s joke considering the timing.
The announcement of his retirement came after Jim made headlines when he weighed in on Will Smith’s and Chris Rock’s awkward confrontation at the Oscars. “I got sick of the standing ovations (when Will later took home the award for best actor),” he told host Gayle King in an interview with CBS Morgon on March 29.
“I felt like Hollywood was just spineless a lot. It really felt like ‘Oh, this is a really clear indication that we’re not the cool club anymore.’
Carrey also said that if he had been in Chris’ position, he would have done the same as Chris because he did not “want the hassle” that came with filing a police report. But it The eternal sunshine of the spotless mind star noted that he would like to sue Will.
“I should have announced this morning that I sued Will for $ 200 million because that video will be there forever,” he explained, “it will be ubiquitous. You know, that insult will last a very long time.” Jim then said he thought the moment “did not escalate”.
He developed, “It came from nowhere because Will has something going on inside that is frustrating, and I wish him luck. I really do.” The Yes man the actor then stressed that he has nothing against Will “but it was not a good moment.”