What was his approach to inventing these new techniques? Saturday Night," "we redid his makeup like five times to get his look," said Steve LaPorte, who worked with Peter Montagna on the film. The artist who aged Orson Welles for "Citizen Kane" could not have predicted that Welles, a trim year-old when he made the film, would become grossly overweight in his old age. It's called stretch and stipple.
And he transformed Marlon Brando into the jowly godfather. It requires stretching of the skin and layering it with latex.