CGI technology has brought the late Audrey Hepburn back to the screen, as she stars in a TV advertisement for the chocolate company, Galaxy. Hepburn’s sons, Sean Ferrer and Luca Dotti, said regarding the project: “Our mother often spoke about her love of chocolate and how it lifted her spirit, so we’re sure she would have been proud of her role as the face of Galaxy.” (watch the commercial here)
i can’t believe we’ve reached the point in technology where we can just
Found this in the Youtube Comments:
‘I love it and hate it at the same time. My mind is officially blown, I mean it’s beyond perfect. It’s completely seamless, jumping right over the so-called Uncanny Valley like it were a crack in the footpath. But at the same time it’s beyond creepy to have the tech used to have an un-consenting digital corpse raised to promote chocolate.’
This is freaky — what opportunities does this open now?