A Kim Kardashian impersonator with dwarfism has been found dead by her boyfriend, a Kanye West impersonator who also has dwarfism.
Kim Tripp, 32, performed a popular cabaret show in Las Vegas as Mini Kim Kardashian. Boyfriend Ricky Sells found the body outside her Las Vegas apartment, reports Us Weekly.
Original Kim paid tribute to her diminutive imitator on Twitter today.
My thoughts and prayers go out to Kim Tripp’s friends and family! Rest in peace beautiful soul.
— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) March 21, 2016
Sells and Tripp performed at the Beacher’s Madhouse theatre as the famous couple, reenacting various milestones from their lives, including the birth of North West and the Kimye wedding.
“Today is a sad day,” Jeff Beacher, founder of the performance theater, told Us Weekly. “The Beacher’s Madhouse family lost one of our founders and original members. She was our shining star. My prayers and love go out to our team and her family. She will be loved and missed by all.”
#minikimkardashian found dead at 32 in her home.. Investigation on the way A photo posted by NYC Gossip Chick (@nycgossipchick) on Mar 20, 2016 at 4:58pm PDT
According to ET, Tripp also played Mini Miley Cyrus, Mini Lady Gaga, and Mini Britney Spears.
#RipKim Today is a very sad day for my @beachersmadhouse family. We lost a shining star. One of our founding Family members of the Little person team that @donnydavis1 runs. Kim you will be forever missed and loved by all. My love and prays goes out to your family and ours. #RipKim you will be missed
The cause of Tripp’s death has not yet been determined.
Watch Kim Kardashian discussing Kanye West with her sister Kylie…