You most likely have seen the movie, “How The Grinch Stole Christmas.” Whether you like it or not, you will always find that green character on your television every Christmas season. There is a lot more to know about the green character, or if you like, the Grinch!

  • Wearing The Costume And Making It Was A Whole Workload.

It took a chunk of ninety-two days for the actor who played the role of the Grinch (Jim Carrey), to wear the costume properly. And making it was not easier also. Every time Carrey had to take up this role, he spends at least three hours to have the suit on him.

  • The Grinch You See Had A Different Look Previously.

Initially, the Grinch used to be a black and white character with a touch of red and pink eyes, unlike the green one we know now. The new director, Chunk Jones, only recently decided to make the character all green.

  • The Entire Narration By Anthony Hopkins Happened In A Single Day.

The story of the animation was narrated by Anthony Hopkins, who is a Hollywood actor himself. Even though Jim Carrey did not have his role easy, Hopkins had his own easy. Or, at least, he made it look easy by completing it on a day.

  • Ron Howard Pranked Jim Carrey On Set.

The director had once worn the costume of the Grinch character. When Carrey arrived, he was furious. He thought his role had been taken from him by one who did not have an idea of the role at all. He later discovered it was a prank by the director.

  • The Song Has Quickly Made Its Way Into Our Christmas Music List.

“You’re a mean one, Mr. Grinch” is one of our favorite Christmas music now. It never got this popular originally. Gradually, we have it on our list for Christmas already.

  • Jim Carrey Almost Lost The Grinch Role.

Jack Nicholson and Eddie Murphy were also very close to sealing the role for the Grinch during the audition process. The character, however, got to Jim eventually

  • The Song You Hear During The Movie Is Not Latin

“FahooForaze” is a nonsense song aimed at mimicking Latin words. It is not an original Latin song.

There are more surprising facts to know about the Grinch. These are only a few.

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