Jim Carrey Criticized for Portrait of Sarah Huckabee Sanders

20 March 2018, 03:14 | Santos Harmon

Other portraits show historical figures like Abraham Lincoln crying over the state of the nation

Other portraits show historical figures like Abraham Lincoln crying over the state of the nation

A spokeswoman for the actor confirmed to the Associated Press that the painting was made by Carrey, but she would not confirm whether it was a representation of Sanders.

"This is the portrait of a so-called Christian whose only objective in life is to lie for the wicked", Carrey tweeted.

He's famous for his movies and comedic flair, but Jim Carrey has a new vocation: making political art.

Though Carrey never directly named his inspiration, he wrote on Twitter that the image was the portrait of a "monstrous" "so-called Christian whose only objective in life is to lie for the wicked".

I don't know why though, the painting is pretty much what a mall caricaturist would draw while watching any given White House press briefing. "Monstrous!" he captioned the image.

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Sanders' father, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R), tore into Carrey for his post, calling him a "Christaphobe".

However, many also took to Twitter to praise Carrey's work, saying it was a "good likeness" of Sanders. "Monstrous!" stated Carrey in the tweet with the painting, which by Monday had gotten almost 15,000 retweets and approximately 66,000 likes. Marco Rubio and President Trump.

He painted a picture of Trump kissing the backside of Russian President Vladimir Putin past year, and hes also taken aim at Republican party senator candidate Roy Moore (who was accused of sexual misconduct) as well as others within Trump's inner circle. "Apparently $3.3 million is the price of this politician's soul".

"Cheers to you Stephen Hawking, the greatest mental athlete of our time".

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