Adam Yauch aka MCA of the Beastie Boys dead at 47: Celebrity reactions

Slideshow posted in Photos | Friday, May 04, 2012

20 of 20: Kevin Smith expressed how the late Adam Yauch made his youth 'fun.'

'RIP Adam Yauch. You made my teenage years more fun and your art made it easier for me to do what I do. For a Beastie, you sure were a beaut,' he Tweeted.

(Pictured: Kevin Smith appears on stage at the Macworld 2010 event on February 11, 2010 in San Francisco, California.) (flickr.com/photos/switchermark)