Monday 22 January 2018

Mini-Me actor Verne Troyer having alcoholism treatment

Verne Troyer at the premiere of BAFTA Cymru-winning film Convenience
Verne Troyer at the premiere of BAFTA Cymru-winning film Convenience

Actor Verne Troyer has said he is receiving treatment for alcohol addiction.

A post on his Facebook page on Thursday said t he 48-year-old actor, best known for playing Mini-Me in two Austin Powers films, had been undergoing unspecified treatment for the past week and would soon move voluntarily to another facility.

The post said Troyer was "willing to continue my fight day by day".

He thanked fans for their support and asked for privacy.

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