Stevie Lee, born Stevie Lee Richardson and known as “Puppet the Psycho Dwarf” died on Wednesday at the age of 54. His passing was unexpected.
“Steve ‘Puppet The Psycho Dwarf’ Lee Richardson unexpectedly passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at his home in the morning,” his family wrote on his GoFundMe page. “He was beloved by many, has many friends that were family, and a countless number of fans that adored him.”
Lee, who had achondroplasia dwarfism, was well known for his wrestling and his acting. Starting as a wrestler in 2002, he adopted the name “Puppet the Psycho Dwarf” and often went by the name “Puppet.”
He began the wrestling company “Half-Pint Brawlers,” which became a reality show by the same name in 2010, and found his way as an actor in the movie “Jackass 3D” and the television series “American Horror Story: Freak Show.”
He was also a motivational speaker, and on his website addressed the