Facts of Melissa Jaine Womer
|Full Name:||Melissa Jaine Womer|
|Age:||60 years 1 months|
|Birth Date:||July 08, 1960|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Pisces, Scorpio|
|Birth Place:||New York City, United States|
|Net Worth:||$3.5 million|
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Melissa Womer is an American celebrity and a popular actress and producer. She was married to actor-producer Jim Carrey from 1987 to 1995 for 8 years and has one child with him. Jim Carrey is known for his explicit facial expressions.
Let us look into her life before fame and after her divorce from Jim Carrey!
Melissa Womer and her birth and childhood
Going through the bio of Melissa Womer, it can be noticed that Melissa’s full name is Melissa Jaine Womer. She was born on 8 July 1960. Her birthplace is supposedly New York City and she was raised at the same place. There are no information on Melissa’s parents and/or siblings. As regards her educational background and childhood, the search presents a blank. Melissa was interested in the entertainment field since her early days.
Melissa Womer and her career
It is not known exactly how Melissa Womer started her career and which film she debuted in. But she too turned out to be a producer like Jim Carrey. She is also an actress. Her notable movies include Man on the Moon in 1999, Real Stories of the Donut Men in 1997, and The Yesterday Show with John Kerwin in 2004.
In Man on the Moon, Melissa had played the role of the Comedy Store waitress. The 1997’s Real Stories of the Donut Men was a story about a filmmaker who gets beaten up by the LAPD and decided to take revenge by making a mockumentary which is actually a satire of the police force of LA. Melissa served as the executive producer for this film.
Melissa Womer also was the executive producer for a number of episodes of The Yesterday Show with John Kerwin which premiered on JLTV in 2004 and is still going strong. Her exact net worth is not known but she had received $ 3.5 million as settlement money.
Melissa Womer and her love life
Melissa Womer was married to actor and producer Jim Carrey who is known for his great expressions in the roles that he plays. Jim had met her in a bar where she worked as a waitress. She was an aspiring actress at that time. The two stars married on 28 March 1987. The couple shares a beautiful daughter named Jane Erin Carrey who was born on 6 September 1987. Jane has also been a contestant on the American Idol show in which she appeared in 2012. She has divorced her husband Alex Santana in 2011. Her parents had divorced on 11 December 1995 and her father had remarried Lauren Holly.
Melissa did not marry and had no more children. The couple has continued to co-parent their daughter Jane. Jim adores his only child and is proud of her every achievement. Jane closely resembles her father Jim.
Melissa had to deal with the many depressive episodes of Jim Carrey and counsel him often sometimes until 4 or 5 in the morning. When Jim got fame, he split from her. Melissa had said this of her ex-husband:
“I’m nervous for him. I think creative people need to be aware of the dark side that accompanies those gifts they have. I’ve learned that the smile he wears is the biggest mask of all.”
From the public eye, Melissa Womer is absent from social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
Source: imdb.com, wikipedia.com, mirror.co.uk