Obituary: Mel Smith

British comedian Mel Smith (b.1952) died on July 19. Smith is known for his work on Alas Smith and Jones with Griff Rhys-Jones. He also worked as the director of the film Bean and on the show Not the Nine O’Clock News. His genre roles include The Wolves of Willoughby Chase, Morons from Outer Space, and the albino in The Princess Bride.