Verne Troyer

Verne Troyer

January 1, 1969 ( age: 48 )
Sturgis, Michigan, U.S.
Occupation (s)

·         Actor

·         comedian

Years active



Genevieve Gallen (February 22–23, 2004; annulled)


2 ft 8 in (81 cm)


35 lb (16 kg)

Verne Troyer (born January 1, 1969) is an American actor, stunt actor and comedian. He is notable for his height of 2 ft 8 in (0.81 m), the result of cartilage–hair hypoplasia dwarfism,[1] 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.

Since 2014, Troyer has appeared as 'The Boss' in adverts for gambling site

Year Title Role
1994 Baby's Day Out  
1996 Dunston Checks In  
1996 Jingle All the Way Little Santa
1996 Pinocchio's Revenge Pinocchio's Miniature Double
1997 Men in Black Alien Son
1997 Volcano  
1997 RocketMan  
1997 Wishmaster Creature Stage #1
1998 My Giant Wrestler
1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Wee Waiter
1998 The Wacky Adventures of Ronald McDonald: Scared Silly Sundae
1998 Mighty Joe Young Baby Joe
1999 Here Lies Lonely Virgil
1999 Instinct Gorilla Performer
1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me Mini-Me
2000 Mission Imp Ethan Runt
2000 Bit Players Marty Rosenthal
2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Band Member
2001 Bubble Boy Dr Phreak
2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Griphook
2002 Run for the Money Attila
2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember Mini-Me
2003 Pauly Shore is Dead Himself
2007 Postal Himself
2008 The Love Guru Coach Punch Cherkov
2008 College Himself
2009 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus Percy
2012 Keith Lemon: The Film Archimedes
2015 Trailer Park Boys: Drunk, High, and Unemployed: Live in Austin Himself
2015 Gnome Alone The Gnome