Jim Carrey talks about his new film, ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’

The comedian shares what it was like starring as Dr. Robotnik in the film and reminisces about “Ace Ventura: Pet Detective.”
3:28 | 02/04/20

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Transcript for Jim Carrey talks about his new film, ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’
There he is back on the big screen. Come on, man. Oh, I don't want to. I'm afraid. I'm afraid. See if you still got it? I don't. How are we going to make it through this interview. Hey, how about those Iowa caucuses? Fantastic. Fantastic. I'm glad it just didn't turn into streptococcus. I'm glad about that. I tell you what, we're here now for "Sonic the hedgehog," your new movie, man. Congratulations. And you're determined to capture sonic. You're determined to take his powers and once you got the role in this movie, though, you have a 9-year-old grandson. I do. Once you got the role in the movie you have been gaming together. I'm not motivated to win. He can beat me because I'm robotic so whenever I get the controls I just throw that character down on the spikes So you don't even care. No motivation to win whatsoever. Oh. We got a midshow fix to your microphone. I can still ask you this question while they're doing it. I'll just talk like this. Okay, so, anyway -- Okay, so we're going to watch a clip right now and this clip is of Jim and sonic. Your character going head-to-head. I couldn't have said it better myself, man. Time for talking is over. It's time to push buttons. Don't worry. I know exactly what to do. Aaaghhh! I was not expecting that. But I was expecting not to expect something so it doesn't Great mustache. I like the mustache. That mustache, that mustache had an attitude, man. It really did. It's, you know, it thought it was calling the shots. But it wasn't. You're calling the shots. Robotnik is out to take over the world. I'm curious, what would you do if you took over the world? Are you saying I haven't? You have. How do you know? I'm omnipresent. I'm all that is and ever was. But this movie is funny. We can see right now people love you. The way you come out. You're such an entertainer. Especially this guy right here. But you have so much coming up. You a book coming out. I do. You have your show "Kidding." I have my show "Kidding" which is a beautiful show. A beautiful show. It's lovely to be a part of it's really incredible. Wonderfully creative show. And Ben Schwartz is the voice of the hedgehog. That's right. He's coming on our show. He is? Do you have anything we can ask him? Yeah, what's it like to be with me? Oh. What's it like to hang out? What is it like to hang out with an enormous ego like mine. You're fun, man. I can do this all day long. I think you're all good. This is like getting a private

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