Verne Troyer

Biography: Verne J. Troyer, a.k.a. Mini-V, is best known for his role as "Mini-Me", "Dr. Evil's" smaller and more concentrated pure evil protege', in the Summer 1999 hit comedy 'Austin Powers 2 - The Spy Who Shagged Me'. Although the thirty year old, 32 inch tall actor has just recently become recognized as a "Big Man in the business", Verne has been working in show business as an actor and stuntman for several years.Troyer, born on January 1st, 1969 in Sturgis, Michigan, had always dreamed growing up of getting into showbiz. Shortly after his high school graduation in 1987 Verne moved with some friends to Arlington, Texas where in 1993 he would make his first break into showbiz as a stunt double for a 9 month old baby on a film called 'Baby's Day Out' . Over the next few years Verne would make several film and television appearances, often portraying animals, or small children.

Favorite TV shows: College Football, Friends, The Drew Carey Show, and Seinfeld. His Favorite College
Verne J. Troyer, a.k.a. Mini-V, is best known for his role as "Mini-Me", "Dr. Evil's" smaller and more concentrated pure evil protege', in the Summer 1999 hit comedy 'Austin Powers 2 - The Spy Who Shagged Me'. Although the thirty year old, 32 inch tall actor has just recently become recognized as a "Big Man in the business", Verne has been working in show business as an actor and stuntman for several years.Troyer, born on January 1st, 1969 in Sturgis, Michigan, had always dreamed growing up of getting into showbiz. Shortly after his high school graduation in 1987 Verne moved with some friends to Arlington, Texas where in 1993 he would make his first break into showbiz as a stunt double for a 9 month old baby on a film called 'Baby's Day Out' . Over the next few years Verne would make several film and television appearances, often portraying animals, or small children.

Favorite TV shows: College Football, Friends, The Drew Carey Show, and Seinfeld.
His Favorite College Football Team: Michigan Wolverines

Previous Jobs include: Phone Company and working in customer service.
Threw out the first ball at the San Diego Padre vs. Los Angeles Dodger game on June 30, 1999. It wasn't from the mound, of course.
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Verne Troyer's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 48
Highest Metascore: 65 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
Lowest Metascore: 22 Postal
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 7
  2. Negative: 2 out of 7
7 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
65 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus Dec 25, 2009 Percy 6.6
24 The Love Guru Jun 20, 2008 Coach Punch Cherkov 3.9
22 Postal May 23, 2008 Himself 6.2
62 Austin Powers in Goldmember Jul 26, 2002 Mini Me 6.5
64 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Nov 16, 2001 Griphook The Goblin 7.5
41 Bubble Boy Aug 24, 2001 Dr. Phreak 8.0
59 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me Jun 11, 1999 Mini-Me 7.0