The differences were I could do things like watch TV and use a telephone, which they couldn’t – they were old-school, they had horses and buggies, gas lamps, it was a very simple life. If something bad happens, your neighbours are there to lend you a hand – that’s a great thing about the Amish people. I had to do everything my brother and sister, who are of average size, had to do – I didn’t get any breaks because of my height.
I had to feed the cows, the chickens, raise the rabbits.
We look forward to responding to these allegations in court.' The Austin Powers star, who suffers from a condition called cartilage-hair hypoplasia dwarfism, recently appeared alongside the Heath Ledger in The Imaginarium Of Dr Parnassus in what was to be the late actor's last film role.
He also appeared in Celebrity Big Brother ealier this year alongside stars including rapper Coolio, La Toya Jackson, glamour model Lucy Pinder and Ulrika Jonsson. Kevin Blatt, the man responsible for brokering the deal for the Paris Hilton sex tape in 2003, attempted to sell the video.
They were disciplinarians – if we did something wrong, we got the belt.
Mr Troyer's lawyer Ed Mc Pherson said: "He's shocked and appalled to learn about the false and frivolous accusations that have been made by Ms Monet.
She told a judge in LA: 'I'm afraid for my life.'Troyer was temporarily banned from coming within 100 yards of Monet's home, work or vehicle.
His lawyer Ed Mc Pherson said: 'He's shocked and appalled to learn about the false and frivolous accusations that have been made by Ms Monet.'It's beyond comprehension that a restraining order can be obtained with no notice to Mr Troyer and no opportunity to defend himself...
I grew up in a small town called Centreville, with an older brother and a younger sister.
My parents were factory workers, there wasn’t much money in the house and we struggled financially at times but we always made it through.
Brittney Powell will be on ABC’s Celebrity Wife Swap with her famous boyfriend actor Verne Troyer who played Mike Mikers’ Mini Me in Austin Powers.