Is AI The Answer To Hollywood’s Most Tedious Task?

Hollywood has never had what you’d call the most simpatico relationship with artificial intelligence. In Avengers: Age of Ultron, Iron Man uses A.I. to create a legion of robots that concludes that mankind is its own worst enemy and sets out to obliterate the human race. Likewise, the Terminator franchise imagines a world where killer cyborgs have usurped homo-sapiens. And in 2001: A Space Odyssey, homicidal A.I. becomes the stuff of deep space nightmares. But now, artificial intelligence may be poised to reshape the way Hollywood itself conducts business. A startup tech company called ScriptHop has created an A.I. system to accomplish the kind of tedious yet indispensable work over which teams of development execs have toiled over forever: Vetting screenplays. And drumming up work to minute character specifications for…


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