Ex-WWE star Doink the Clown — a hugely popular wrestler in the “90s — was found dead today in Texas.
Doink, real name Matt Osborne, was known for pulling pranks on the other wrestlers … all while decked out in full greasepaint and a green wig.
Details about Doink”s death are unclear at this point — but his girlfriend reportedly found him dead in her home … where he”d been staying lately.
After leaving the WWE, he continued wrestling for ECW and independent leagues … still sporting the clown costume.
More recently, he”s been attending wrestling conventions and doing autograph sessions with fans.
Doink was 55.