Jackass star Steve Lee has died 'unexpectedly' aged 54, family confirms

Jackass legend and wrestling star Stevie Lee has died at the age of 54, his family has confirmed.

They said he had passed away “unexpectedly” at his home on Wednesday morning.

He starred in the Jackass 3D movie and was also popular with wrestling fans, going by the stage name of Puppet The Psycho Dwarf, reports MirrorOnline.

While his family have not yet revealed Stevie’s cause of death, they have set up a GoFundMe page to help with the funeral costs.

They said in a statement: “Steve ‘Puppet The Psycho Dwarf’ Lee Richardson unexpectedly passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at his home in the morning.



“He was beloved by many and has many friends that were family, fans that adored him, but only his brother Jim left to take care of final arrangements.

“Puppet has put smiles across the world with his hardcore attitude and lifestyle. He is a legend in the art of Midget Wrestling.

“He needs our help to give him one last curtain call. Please donate what you can, share his memories with everyone, and share this fundraiser to give the Psycho Dwarf the best resting place possible.

“All proceeds will be given to Jim Richardson to handle the services/burial costs. Thank you all so much and Puppet, we love you brother!”

As well as Jackass 3D, Stevie also had his own reality TV show, Half Pint Brawlers, which followed him running his own wrestling company.

He also starred in American Horror Story, Baby Fever the Movie and Oz the Great and Powerful.

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