The news w sad at the beginning of the year of Bruce Willis's withdrawal because of a diagnosis of aphia. The pieces suddenly headed, and gave meaning to the behavior, somewhat strange, of the beloved actor in recent times. Well, the doors open to continue seeing it on the screen, at let to its double digital . We set the example of a publicity spot made with this technique and judge the possibilities for yourself.
Digital actors. Forever Young
Willis h been the first Hollywood star who h given his image rights in life for his digital self. It h been Deepfake , a specialized company whose motto is:
We create digital twins from people who will not distinguish from reality.
Bruce Willis's digital twin h been created from his image in the movies the gls jungle and the fifth element, where he w 32 and 42 years respectively. And the actor h declared in this regard that
It is a great opportunity for me to go back in time.
There h been a lot of talk about the hairy of the matter. Could we have Marilyn's smile back, James Dean's stinking gesture or Humphrey Bogart's taciturn gaze? There are already preceding in this type of digital resurrections. In Rogue One we had no less than two: Carrie Fisher and Peter Cushing.
Digital recreations have been used in Tron, Blade Runner 2049 or Marvel movies, but it is a step further when it comes to image rights signed by relatives of deceed actors and actresses. Willis's ce creates another precedent, for an inability to act because of his disee. It is extending his presence on the screen while he is still alive and, possibly and according to agreement, when he is no longer among us. There will be the ban to be eternal.