Austin Powers Star Verne “Mini Me” Troyer Passes Away at 49

According to TMZ, Verne Troyer, probably best known for his role as Mini Me in the Austin Powers series and being the shortest man in the world, died today.

Earlier this month, Troyer’s family had reportedly took him to the hospital because he was abusing alcohol and was suicidal. 

Today, Troyer’s family announced that they took Verne off some form of life support. 

Verne was born with achondroplasia dwarfism disorder; however, his parents made sure they never treated Verne any different than his other siblings.

Flip the pages to see some of the most memorable clips of Verne Troyer acting. 


Lorenzo Washington

Born and raised in Cleveland, OH