Stevie Lee Richardson Wiki – Stevie Lee Richardson Bio
Stevie Lee Richardson was a pro wrestler and pro Jackass star who went by the name “Puppet The Psycho Dwarf”. He was known for his acting roles in Oz The Great and Powerful (2013), Death Match (1994), and American Horror Story (2011). He died on September 9, 2020, in Los Angeles, California, USA.
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. We send our deepest condolences to his friends and family. pic.twitter.com/tdVdCFkNCJ
— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) September 10, 2020
Stevie Lee Richardson has died at the age of 54.
Lee, whose full name was Stevie Lee Richardson, began his on-camera pro wrestling career in 2002 on the pay-per-view series NWA: Total Nonstop Action. He would later go on to create the Half-Pint Brawlers organization, scoring the 2010 reality series Half-Pint Brawlers on Spike TV.
Stevie Lee Richardson appeared in the third big-screen outing for Knoxville’s hit TV show, which saw a group of friends play dangerous stunts on each other. In the film, Lee performed a stunt that involved pulling a gun on fellow TNA wrestler, Jeff Jarrett. The movie topped the US box office 10 years ago, with opening weekend takings of $50m (£31.4m).
Appearing as himself in Johnny Knoxville’s 2010 feature Jackass 3D, Lee was cast as a Munchkin in Sam Raimi’s 2013 James Franco-fronted Oz The Great And Powerful. A year later he appeared in an episode of Ryan Murphy’s American Horror Story: Freak Show.
Stevie Lee Richardson Death & Cause
Stevie Lee died unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, September 9th. He was 54. Details of the death were not disclosed on the Go Fund Me page that announced his passing. Funds raised through the page will go to brother Jim Richardson for handling burial and funeral costs.
“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,” according to the Go Fund Me page. “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.”