Jim Carrey, the American-Canadian actor, comedian, and producer, gave words of encouragement to former inmates and stated that they are his heroes.
The actor attended a Homeboy Industries event in downtown Los Angeles, California last month where he addressed former gang members who were also former inmates the preaching of Jesus’ hope. He also stated that suffering leads to salvation.
Carrey: “I want to speak to the fact that I believe that this room is filled with God and that you are heroes to me and I admire you. You’ve made a decision to transcend and to leave darkness behind, and it takes a champion to make that decision.