Thomas Middleditch Let an AI Steal His Face to Make a New Movie | WIRED

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  • Published on:  Monday, June 11, 2018
  • Behind the scenes with the actor Thomas Middleditch who teamed up with an artificial intelligence program called Benjamin to create "Zone Out," an entirely AI-made sci-fi film.

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  • Juice Goose

     (Jun 11, 2018)

    Benjamin has been watching too much bad lip reading.

  • Rayne Storm

     (Jun 13, 2018)

    I was thinking the same thing!! 😂


     (Jun 11, 2018)

    They could use it to lip sync game characters.

  • Talaal Mirza

     (Jun 22, 2018)

    They are in Assassin's Creed Odyssey to help with translations and whatnot

  • Dead Reckon

     (Jun 11, 2018)

    Why does this AI keep mentioning a doctor?

  • Robin Maibals

     (Jun 12, 2018)

    Doctor who?

  • nya

     (Jun 11, 2018)

    Dead Reckon because there's always a doctor in scifi films, apparently

  • jonh alvarez

     (Jun 11, 2018)

    2:00 the dialogues remember me Tommy Wiseau

  • Sean Hardy

     (Jun 27, 2018)

    even that would be wrong, its *reminds and *dialogue and "of" after me

  • S Y

     (Jun 27, 2018)

    jonh alvarez Remind*

  • 8523wsxc

     (Jun 11, 2018)

    So, we have still plenty of time before they will enslave us. Imitating creativity still doesn't remotely work. This is basically random sentence generator.

  • Rynkh

     (Jun 26, 2018)

    I don't know, man. Have you seen "Harry Potter and The Portrait of What Looked Like a Large Pile of Ash"? Quite interesting read.

  • 8523wsxc

     (Jun 25, 2018)

    Automatic semicolon insertion already exists.

  • silentshotghost

     (Jun 12, 2018)

    Cough* cough* deepfakes

  • julio kautsar

     (Jun 11, 2018)

    Can you copy jesus ?

  • timeofsage

     (Jul 11, 2018)

    find the original first.

  • James Donlon

     (Jun 12, 2018)

    Anyone notice how he's using Linux on his laptop? Also... This is bizzare and no idea what I'm doing here.

  •  (Jun 11, 2018)

    Free deepfakes

  • Sombrego

     (Jun 21, 2018)

    Can't wait to hear about Benjamin at the Oscars.