It has been reported in the mainstream press today that the former WWF/WWE wrester and hardcore pornstar Chyna was found dead today at her home. No cause of death has yet been revealed.
Chyna (real name – Joan Marie Laurer) first rose to fame as a wrestler, especially at WWE where she quickly gained a reputation as being able to stand up to the men there. After leaving wresting, a sex tape was leaked featuring her and her then partner X-Pac (Sean Waltman). Turning this to her advantage, Chyna then embarked on a pornographic career, appearing in 6 hardcore films.