American actor and stunt performer most notable for his height of 2 ft 8 in, Verne J. Troyer has a net worth of $10 million.
Born on January 1, 1969 in Sturgis, Michigan with two siblings, he was infected with cartilage-hair hypoplasia dwarfism because of which he had an abnormal growth. He is also one of the shortest men the world and has a height of just 2 ft 8 in or 0.81 m. After graduating from Centreville High School in 1987 he started his career in the entertainment industry when he did a stunt double in the comedy movie Baby’s Day Out.
His amazing performance and stunt acts continued with several other comedy movies like Dunston Checks In, and as alien in Men In Black in 1997. Despite his average role, Verne Troyer’s net worth started to flow in after he became one of the most adored character in different movies. His fame continued with movies like Mini Me and Goldmember after which he grabbed a lot of requests for roles.
His expressive comedy performance won him good reviews from critics as well as legion of fans that he has. He also appeared once in the ABC reality television series Celebrity Wife Swap where he traded lives with Hines Ward, a retired NFL player.
Verne Troyer married model Genevieve Gallen in 2004 but the couple could not fit and an annulment was filed the next day. A adult video of him and his former live-in girlfriend Ranae Shrider was leaked in 2008 which was widely spread around the Hollywood industry.
Best known for his silent but expressive comedy act, Verne Troyer’s net worth is estimated to be $10 million as of today.
Quick Facts about Verne Troyer
Full Name: Verne J. Troyer
Profession: Actor, Stuntman
Height: 2’ 8” (0.81m)
Date of Birth: January 1, 1969
Place of Birth: Sturgis, Michigan, United States
Marital status: Divorced
Verne Troyer Zodiac/astrological sign: Capricorn