Legendary makeup artist Dick Smith passed away on July 30, 2014 at age 92. Smith is known for his special effects makeup work on films including The Exorcist,The Godfather and Amadeus. Dick was often referred to as "The Godfather of Make-up" and worked as NBC's first makeup director. He received an Academy Award for Makeup for his work on the movie Amadeus.
Makeup artist Rick Baker tweeted, "The master is gone. My friend and mentor Dick Smith is no longer with us. The world will not be the same."
[Image: Audrey Hepburn as Marie Vetsera, NBC make-up director Dick Smith, Mel Ferrer as Crown Prince Rudolph (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images]