Scientists have built a real-life Gemma Chan robot for a new Channel 4 AI documentary

Channel 4 sci-fi drama Humans showed us a world where subservient, anthropomorphic robots — known as ‘Synths’ — have become the norm for mankind. But how far away is that world from becoming a reality? That’s the question that Gemma Chan, the star of Humans, will be asking in an upcoming documentary — one that will see her take part in a unique experiment to create a robot that thinks, talks and looks just like her. Airing later this month, one-off documentary How to Build a Human will follow the creation of ‘Gemmabot’, which will be built by a leading team of AI experts, designers and special effects companies. Chan, who plays Synth Mia in the show, will undergo a gruelling range of procedures including an entire head cast to…


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