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Jim Carrey Drops Out of "Dumb and Dumber" Sequel

Posted: June 20th, 2012 by WorstPreviews.com Staff
Jim Carrey Drops Out of "Dumb and Dumber" SequelSubmit Comment
About three months ago, the Farrelly brothers revealed that they are working on a sequel to "Dumb and Dumber," which was released in 1994 and grossed $247 million on a $17 million budget. Then came word that both Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels would reprise their roles, something that Carrey was extremely excited about.

But Entertainment Tonight is now reporting that Carrey has dropped out, stating that he has grown increasingly frustrated by Warner Bros' lack of enthusiasm for the project. "I would have thought 'Dumb and Dumber To' was a no-brainer," he said. "After all it's implied in the title."

Without Carrey there's obviously no movie.

Source: ET


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Avirex writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 6:29:14 AM

Was he being sarcastic when he said that? Otherwise, the f*cker must be going through a mid life crisis.
Long Pants Tramp writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 6:49:37 AM

The saddest news of the day.
pornfly writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 7:13:31 AM

People who take their comedy too serious are the most miserable
sdpepper writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 8:09:14 AM

Darn it, another Dummy movie is not going to be made.

Probably the best movie news I've heard in quit some time.

Hip hip hooray
The Dini writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 8:17:01 AM

There already was a sequel, and it was amazing!!
Bullit writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 8:32:27 AM

The reason given doesn't make any sense! I'm sure it's more about a financial issue than "lack of enthusiasm". WTF does that mean anyway?
nawtnt writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 10:50:47 AM

At least, Jim Carrey knows what's Dumb and what's Dumber, just like this idea of a sequel.
Tanman32123 writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 10:50:49 AM

Mother f*ckers! I want this movie so much, I'd honestly donate a couple bucks to help finance this...
Ranger writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 12:00:59 PM

Jim is done. He should have transitioned more into dramatic roles when he dabbled into them.
pornfly writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 1:34:05 PM

^he was too busy dabblin Jenny Mcarthy and Lauren Holly.
Now hes all Tai Chi and Yoga'd out
He's gone and unless he starts c*mmin on Kate Uptons back,hes not comin back
minkowski writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 2:43:45 PM

Awesome decision, Carrey, forsaking the very role that threw your tired annoying schtick into the stratosphere, but hey, I guess all those other roles you've taken over the last several years are working out for you, huh?

"Without Carrey there's obviously no movie."

You overestimate Hollywood, WP. Expect them to recast Arnie Hammer, or some other bland hack, in the role.
LastActionHero writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 4:23:59 PM

Hopefully this gets somebody fired and others to take notice. The original is one of the greatest comedies of all time.
CelluloidMan writes:
on June 20th, 2012 at 10:28:44 PM

"[Carrey] had grown increasingly frustrated by Warner Bros' lack of enthusiasm by the project."

What did he expect?! Your only as good as your box office returns & he has to realize, he's made duds like YES, MAN, I LOVE YOU PHILLIP MORRIS, and MR. POPPER'S PENGUINS!!

And HE'S FRUSTRATED?! I think he's more frustrated at his own movie choices (and a slightly bruised ego)...those last duds are really haunting him now.
Ranger writes:
on June 21st, 2012 at 12:23:04 AM

@pornfly - yep... he's penetrated some nice ladies alright.

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