Obituary: Stuart Freeborn

Make-up artist Stuart Freeborn (b.1914) died on February 6. Freeborn provided the make-up for Peter Sellers in Dr. Strangelove, as well as creating the ape make-up used for the opening sequence of 2001: A Space Odyssey. In the 1970s and 80s, he helped create the look for Chewbacca, Yoda, and Jabba the Hutt in the Star Wars films.

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