They both appeared on Friday's edition of The Graham Norton Show to promote their respective films.
But Jim Carrey left viewers feeling uncomfortable when he made a joke about fellow guest Margot Robbie, suggesting she had a successful career in Hollywood thanks to her good looks.
The actor, 58, was on hand to talk about his new film Sonic The Hedgehog, but took a moment to gush over the actress, 29, before saying: 'It’s incredible that you’ve got as far as you have with your obvious physical disadvantages.
'Rude and downright embarrassing': Jim Carrey was BLASTEDby fans for joke implying Margot Robbie's successful career is thanks to her looks, on Friday (pictured in Wolf Of Wall Street)
'It’s unbelievable, it’s really something. That's pure talent right there!'
He then went on to sing a song he 'prepared' for Daniel Kaluuya, which saw The Mask star say the actor's name to the tune of Jeff Buckley's Hallelujah.
Margot appeared to take the joke in good humour as she laughed at the quip Jim had made, but viewers were not as convinced as they branded the interaction 'rude', 'awkward', and 'creepy.'
Joke: The actor, 58, took a moment to gush over the actress, 29, before saying: 'It’s incredible that you’ve got as far as you have with your obvious physical disadvantages'
Taking to Twitter to share their disdain for the actor's remark, one wrote: 'That joke Jim Carrey make towards Margot Robbie about her looks and talent was so awkward.
'Kudos to her for just laughing and taking it on the chin, I'd have slapped him.'
While another added: 'Margot Robbie was my spirit animal tonight with her barely concealed disdain for the rude, manic and downright embarrassing Jim Carey (sic).'
Continuing that sentiment, one viewer said: 'Well I for one think @MargotRobbie was very gracious in the face of huge condescension and blatant rudeness from Jim Carey (sic)'
Another hit out at the star by writing: 'Jim Carey basically telling Margot Robbie her career is based on her looks. To her actual