Comedian and artist Jim Carrey reminded fans that he still acts when he shared the newly released trailer for the live-action movie Sonic the Hedgehog. Carrey has gained worldwide acclaim for his political art that he features on his official Twitter account on a near-daily basis. A staunch critic of Donald Trump’s presidency, many of his drawings have gone viral and drawn response from both those on the right and the left. Art is meant to inspire thought, evoke conversation and ultimately initiate change and there is no doubt that Jim Carrey’s art does that.
In addition to the political commentary Carrey makes with his art, he is still an award-winning actor who has millions of fans worldwide.
Carrey has focused more on television than movies lately, but that’s about to change. Carrey created and served as executive producer for the critically acclaimed I’m Dying Up Here. He is also starring in the Golden-globe nominated Kidding.
In addition to the television series, he managed to film Sonic the Hedgehog that is set for a release on November 7, 2019. Jim Carrey plays the role of Dr. Ivo Robotnik.
Jim Carrey shared the trailer for his fans to watch and posted the following message.
“I’m glad so many of you are loving my art. I also enjoy acting. Go ahead, sneak a peek!”
You can watch the trailer in the video player below.
I"m glad so many of you are loving my art. I also enjoy acting. Go ahead, sneak a peek! https://t.co/vgAwwfuTIb
— Jim Carrey (@JimCarrey) April 30, 2019
Carrey’s fans responded enthusiastically to the trailer and many said they couldn’t wait to see Jim Carrey in the film. Carrey excels in quirky characters and the response to the trailer has been a success.
Jim Carrey’s tweet has gone viral and has more than 17,000 likes.
In addition to Sonic the Hedgehog, Jim Carrey is working on Kidding Season 2, which is currently in pre-production and has three movies he will produce. These movies include Sober Buddies, Me Time, and Deep Cover.
Following Sonic the Hedgehog and Kidding, Jim Carrey will next act and produce the movie Aleister Arcane. What do you think about Jim Carrey’s art? Do you follow his art on Twitter? Are you excited to see Jim Carrey in the upcoming movie Sonic the Hedgehog?