Sturgis, Michigan, USA
Claim to Fame
Mini-Me in Austin Powers franchise, Shasta McNasty
Actor/Actress, Stunts, Soundtrack
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Verne J. Troyer (born January 1, 1969) is an American actor and stunt performer. Verne is notable for his height of 2 ft 8 in (0.81 m), the result of dwarfism making him one of the shortest men in the world. As a professional actor, he is most noted for playing the character of Mini-Me in the Austin Powers sequels.
Troyer was born in Sturgis, Michigan, the son of Susan, a factory worker, and Reuben Troyer, a repair technician. He has two siblings, Davon and Deborah. He grew up in Centreville, Michigan and graduated from high school in 1986. He worked at Taco Bell from the age of 16 until he was 21.
Troyer reportedly married model Genevieve Gallen on February 22, 2004 but filed for an annulment the next day. Though the couple`s engagement was widely reported, Troyer and his attorney deny that the two ever had any formal wedding plans, saying that Gallen had fabricated the entire story for her own financial gain.
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Verne J. Troyer
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Actor, Stunt Performer
Verne Troyer (born January 1, 1969) is an American actor and comedian. He is notable for his height of 2 ft 8 in (0.81 m), the result of cartilage–hair hypoplasia dwarfism, making him one of the shortest men in the world. He is best known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers series of comedy films.
Centreville High School, Centreville, MI (1987)
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
William Morris Endeavor Entertainment
TV commercial for Sony PlayStation (1999), TV commercial for Sunny Delight (2001), TV commercial for 1-800-COLLECT (2001), (2002) TV commercial for Taco Bell, TV commercial for Apple.com (2003), TV commercial for Cadbury Chocettes (2004), (2006) TV commercial for DirecTV as Mini-Me from Austin Powers 2, (September 2006) TV commercial for Geico, (2008) TV commercial for World of Warcraft, (2008) Radio commercial for Hardee's (voice), Mini Klegg Mini MP3 Player - He appeared with Paula Abdul to promote the worlds smallest MP3 Player.
twitter.com/VerneTroyer, www.nndb.com/people/237/000030147/, vernetroyer.com/
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Single||Verne Troyer is currently single.|||