Verne Troyer Biography

Updated On Apr 22, 2018 Published On Aug 18, 2016
Facts of Verne Troyer
Date of Birth: 1969 , January-1
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 2 Feet 8 inch
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On 22nd of January 2004, Verne got married to Genevieve Gallen. Genevieve Gallen is a fashion model. Though they got married on 22nd of January, this married life was annulled on 23rd of February. Later he also claimed that they never had any formal wedding plans. They got divorced within a day and their relationship as a husband and wife lasted for a day.

In the early 2008, Troyer had romantic love affairs with Ranae Shrider. They lived together in his private home. On 25th of June 2008, a video of them having sex leaked in the media. Shrider and TMZ leaked this video publicly.

Though Verne was born in Sturgis, Michigan, he was raised in Centreville, Michigan. There he visited his Amish relatives often. He received his formal education from Centreville High School and then he graduated from there in 1987. He has been active as an actor since the mid 1990s. He made his feature film debut in 1994 by starring the role of Baby Bink's stunt double in an American family comedy adventure film Baby's Day Out. In the mid 1990s, he appeared in the movies like Dunston Checks In, Jingle All the Way, Pinocchio's Revenge, Men in Black, RocketMan, My Giant and many more. He got his rise in fame at the end of 1990s by starring the role of Mini-Me in a spy action comedy film Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me. In 2002, he also appeared in Austin Powers in Goldmember. Besides being an actor, he is also a stunt actor. In 1995, he did the stunts for Paul Pistore in a Live action television series Masked Rider. He is two feet and eight inches in his height. His net worth is $10 million dollars. He has white ethnicity. He is now aged 47 years old.

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Born in Sturgis, Michigan, United States

January 1 , 1969

Famous for being one of the shortest men in the world, Verne Troyer was born at the end of 1960s in Sturgis, Michigan, United States of America to Susan Troyer and Reuben Troyer. His parents were a factory worker and a repair technician.

Graduated from Centreville High School

1987

Though Verne was born in Sturgis, Michigan, he was raised in Centreville, Michigan. There he visited his Amish relatives often. He received his formal education from Centreville High School and then he graduated from there in 1987. 

First feature film, Baby's Day Out

1994

He has been active as an actor since the mid 1990s. He made his feature film debut in 1994 by starring the role of Baby Bink's stunt double in an American family comedy adventure film Baby's Day Out.

Did a stunt for Paul Pistore

1995

Besides being an actor, he is also a stunt actor. In 1995, he did the stunts for Paul Pistore in a Live action television series Masked Rider. He worked in this TV series for about a year. 

Appeared in an American sitcom, Shasta McNasty

1999

Verne Troyer is an actor and comedian from United States. In 1999, he appeared in an American sitcom Shasta McNasty. In 2000, he played the role of Napoleon Bonaparte in the TV series Jack of All Trades.

Appeared in the movie, Austin Powers

1999

He got his rise in fame at the end of 1990s by starring the role of Mini-Me in a spy action comedy film Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me. In 2002, he also appeared in Austin Powers in Goldmember.

Married to Genevieve Gallen

January 22 , 2004

On 22nd of January 2004, Verne got married to Genevieve Gallen. Genevieve Gallen is a fashion model. Though they got married on 22nd of January, this married life was annulled on 23rd of February. Later he also claimed that they never had any formal wedding plans. 

His sex tape was made public

June 25 , 2008

In the early 2008, Troyer had romantic love affairs with Ranae Shrider. They lived together in his private home. On 25th of June 2008, a video of them having sex leaked in the media. Shrider and TMZ leaked this video publicly.

Won MTV Movie Awards

2000

He is famous for starring the role of Mini-Me in a spy action comedy film Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me. For this rile, he got nominated in MTV Movie Awards in 2000 and he won this award that year for Best On-Screen Duo.