BBC News - Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer dies aged 49

From BBC News:

Verne Troyer, who is best known for appearing in Austin Powers, has died at the age of 49."It is with great sadness and incredibly heavy hearts to write that Verne passed away today," a post on his official Facebook page read."Over the years he's struggled and won... but unfortunately this time was too much," it added.Troyer is best known for his role as Mini-Me in Austin Powers and Griphook in the first Harry Potter film.