Mini, that is........... Actress Kimberly Tripp, who entertained as Mini Kim Kardashian, died of alcohol abuse The cause of death for Kimberly Tripp has been revealed. (Bryan Steffy/WireImage) BY Melanie Dostis NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, May 20, 2016, 8:45 PM Las Vegas performer Kimberly Tripp, who entertained as Mini Kim Kardashian, died of chronic alcohol abuse, a coroner’s report said. No foul play was found in the March 20th death of Tripp, according to Clark County’s Medical Examiner. The 32-year-old actress was found dead on the front porch of her Las Vegas apartment by her boyfriend Ricky Sells Jr. — who often plays Mini Kanye West. She had been complaining of significant chest pains days before her death, TMZ reported after her passing. Tripp gained notoriety for her Kardashian performances at Beacher’s Madhouse at the MGM Grand Las Vegas resort. Her impersonations included joining Sells at the altar for the nuptials of West and Kardashian. Tripp even pretended to give birth in 2013, hours after reality darling North West was born.