Academy honors Exorcist horror master

Dick Smith, who did the masterful make-up jobs on The Godfather and The Exorcist, recently won an Academy Award, along with Oprah Winfrey and James Earl Jones.

The altered states of Ken Russell

Years ago, when I interviewed make-up master Dick Smith (The Godfather, The Exorcist), he had momentarily forgotten the name of a director he worked with, and affectionately remembered him as "the madman from England."

The legendary make-up of Dick Smith

Along with Oprah Winfrey and James Earl Jones, legendary make-up artist Dick Smith is slated to receive an honorary Academy Award, and it's frankly long overdue.