yellowbeard

yellowbeard

 

A pencil illustration of Marty Feldman who died from a sudden heart attack while filming in Yellowbeard in Mexico City, December 1982. As a result, his character is killed off late in the film in an insert shot that was filmed a few days after his death where a stunt double of his character falls into a pool of acid. Graham Chapman said about Feldman’s passing: “I try to look at the positive side… I take pleasure knowing that Marty was back on form for his last role.

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