How Did Verne Troyer Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

The movie actor Verne Troyer passed away at age 49, too young.

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?

Suicide caused Verne Troyer's death in 2018.

Information about the death of Verne Troyer
Cause of deathSuicide
Age of death49 years
ProfessionMovie Actor
BirthdayJanuary 1, 1969
Death dateApril 21, 2018
Place of deathLos Angeles, California, United States
Place of burialLeonidas 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