Why Jim Carrey almost quit 'Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas'

Producer Brian Grazer said Carrey's makeup, which special effects makeup artist Rick Baker worked on, became to excruciating at one point that Carrey almost wanted to quit.
0:52 | 11/20/17

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Did become excruciating to Jim Carrey recent ice and I can't take it to quit and so I said look I met somebody that is trained. FBI and CIA operatives. To endure. Torture and I got him to fly any statements him for 48 hours Monday agents is what else. So we're really do employers make up like this the very first thing you do is taking cast reactor in this business of casting Jim Carrey couldn't that peace. He fits exactly you. I'm Jim's face the inside the appliance is actually a negative that face so everywhere this of poor. There's actually a bump on this thing consisting complete opposites and it's. Just about like that this piece is olden kind of Rodman pieces are calling off now it's not like I'm when we first make him. So the likeness of the very first thing.

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