Carrey to join Kate Hudson and Jennifer Garner in Butter Jim Carrey is in talks to star in upcoming feature Butter. The film follows a contestants of a butter-carving contest at the Iowa State Fair. The script is reportedly inspired by Hilary Clinton and Barack Obama’s run to secure the Democratic Party’s nomination for president in 2008. The actor would play a Bill Clinton-esque sculpting champ. Kate Hudson and Jennifer Garner have already been confirmed for the project.