Former “Jackass” star and professional wrestler Stevie Lee has died, according to multiple reports.
He was 54.
People.com said Lee’s family posted a GoFundMe page Thursday saying that he “unexpectedly passed away,” at his home Wednesday morning.
Lee wrestled as “Puppet The Psycho Dwarf” for TNA in 2002, and created the Half-Pint Brawlers which had a reality series on Spike TV (now Paramount Network) in 2010. Lee also appeared in “Jackass 3D” alongside Johnny Knoxville in 2010 and People said he had credits in “Oz the Great” and “American Horror Story: Freak Show.”
Impact Wrestling, formerly TNA, also acknowledged Lee’s death.
“It is with great sadness that we learn of the passing of Stevie Lee, better known as “Puppet The Psycho Dwarf” in the early days of TNA,” it posted to Twitter. “We send our deepest condolences to his friends and family.”
And professional wrestler Frankie Kazarian also wrote about Lee’s passing on Twitter.
“I’ll never forget the crazy tour of the UK we shared and the fun we all had,” he wrote. “Godspeed my friend.”