Biography - A Short Wiki
Actor and stuntman who rose to fame for his role as Mini-Me in the Austin Powers franchise. He also appeared in Men in Black and portrayed the Wee Waiter in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.
His mother Susan was a factory worker and his father Reuben was a repairman. He was in a relationship with actress Brittney Powell.
How did Verne Troyer die?
|Cause of death||Suicide|
|Age of death||49 years|
|Birthday||January 1, 1969|
|Death date||April 21, 2018|
|Place of death||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Place of burial||Leonidas Cemetery Leonidas, St. Joseph County, Michigan, USA|
In the film, I’m not very mobile, like in the space suit.Verne Troyer
Now I get to pick and choose exactly what I want to do.Verne Troyer
My parents taught me to be optimistic and independent. They made me feel that I could do anything I set my mind to, which has really helped me. They didn’t make allowances for me because of my height. I had to do everything my brother and sister had to do, including raising our animal menagerie that included cows and chickens.Verne Troyer
In Men in Black, it was a very small character, no pun intended.Verne Troyer
I think when average-size people start taking roles that were meant for dwarfs, that’s a little frustrating because there aren’t that many roles out there for height-challenged actors.Verne Troyer