Jane Erin Carrey is the daughter of Jim Carrey and his first wife, Melissa Womer. Like her parents, she has also ventured into the entertainment industry.
Born on September 6, 1987, in Los Angeles, California, USA, she is the only daughter of the ex-celebrity couple.
Daughter of Jim Carrey and Melissa Womer
Jane Erin Carrey’s parents, Jim and Melissa got married on March 28, 1987. However, after eight years of marriage, they divorced on December 11, 1995. At the time of her parent’s separation, Jane was only eight.
Married to Alex Santana
The 34-year-old Jane Erin Carrey is a married woman. She shared her vows with Alex Santana, the lead singer of the metal band Blood Money, on November 14, 2009.
Jane filed for divorce on October 20, 2011, in Los Angeles Superior Court just nine months into their marriage. The reason? “Irreconcilable differences.”
The couple will remain friends, as well as devoted parents to their 9-month-old son, Jackson Riley.Jim’s spokesperson talks about Jane and Alex’s relationship.
Mother of One
Jane Erin Carrey has a son named Jackson Riley Santana who was born at 12:28 a.m. on Friday, February 26, 2010. During his birth, he weighed in at 7 lbs., 11 oz, and measured 20 inches long.
Jim Carrey also tweeted about the arrival of his grandson by posting a picture of the newly born.
Jackson Riley Santana, My Grandson, Born today! This is what 7lbs.11oz. of Calfornia dynomite looks like!
Participated in American Idol 2012
The daughter of Jim Carrey participated in American Idol in 2012. Her first audition in San Diego was a success. She performed Bonnie Raitt’s Something to Talk About.
Carrey sang Looking Out My Backdoor by Creedence Clearwater Revival during the Hollywood week. But she didn’t get through to the third round.
Jane later revealed that her nervousness got the best of her and it caused her to be eliminated from the second round.
I freaked out when I was there so I was really really shaky. I know I can do way better than that so I’m really disappointed.
Apart from her appearance on the American Idol, she has a band named The Jane Carrey. In 2009, her band released a self-titled album. One of her songs, Sticky Situation, also featured on her dad’s movie, Dumb & Dumber To’s soundtrack.
The 35-year-old has also played as a playback singer for her dad’s Jim Carrey: I Needed Color. The movie was a short documentary about her dad.
Besides, Jane has also worked as a waitress for a number of years.
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