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Jim Carrey is prepping for a huge new role — as a grandpa.

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Carrey's 21-year-old daughter, Jane, is expecting her first child with rocker fiancé Alex Santana, who performs in the band Blood Money under the stage name Nitro. "I'm very excited," Carrey told Us. "Jane is going to be a great mom."

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Carrey, 47, had Jane with ex-wife Melissa Womer, whom he divorced in 1997. He has dated Jenny McCarthy for more than four years. McCarthy has a son Evan, 7, who suffers from autism.