YouTube user “DerpFakes” gained prominence by using deepfakes, or to be more specific, an artificial intelligence-based human image synthesis technique, to digitally add celebrities to movies that never starred in. In the latest example, Han Solo was inserted into Solo: A Star Wars Story in place of Alden Ehrenreich. Continue reading for another popular example featuring Princess Leia.
“Seemed like a good time to give the original derpfake a makeover. The…strange…Princess Leia from Rogue One transformed into the far more familiar Carrie Fisher from Star Wars A New Hope. Enjoy,” said YouTube user “Derpfakes”.