Oct. 2, 2019: Deepfakes Near Perfection; PM's 'Final' Brexit Offer42:51


Experts used to think convincing deep fake technology was years away, but now it could be less than a year before copycat media becomes indistinguishable from reality. We speak to professor Hao Lin about the rapid evolution of deepfakes. Also, audiences have loved Henry Winkler from his iconic role as The Fonz on "Happy Days" to the Bluth family attorney Barry Zuckerkorn on "Arrested Development." Host Jeremy Hobson speaks with Winkler and co-author Lin Oliver about their new kids' book "Alien Superstar." Plus, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will send what he calls the nation's "final offer" for a Brexit deal to the European Union today. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's October 2, 2019 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on October 2, 2019.

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