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RIP - Stuart Freeborn

Posted: February 6, 2013 - 7:35 PM (EST)
Category: People

Stuart Freeborn has passed away at the age of 98. Stuart was a makeup artist and special creature designer for the original Star Wars trilogy, having created the original Yoda sculpts.

It is rumored that Freeborn modeled parts of Yoda's face after his own face (along with Einstein's), so Freeborn's work will continue to live on for years to come.

A picture of Stuart Freeborn (creater of Yoda puppet) with Yodas - 376x250 Working on the Yoda puppet head - 392x385 Stuart Freeborn working on the Yoda puppet - 591x435 Magazine article with Stuart Freeborn and Yoda - 323x400

 
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