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Creator of Tom Cruise deepfakes shares how he made those viral TikTok videos

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“In the three videos, which were posted under the TikTok account @deeptomcruise, someone who appears to be Cruise is seen playing golf, doing a magic trick and awkwardly sharing an anecdote. Everything is practically spot on, from the laugh to the gestures to the facial expressions. But in reality, it’s just Fisher behind the camera, whose image has been warped by deepfake technology.”

It took a lot more work than the average person could handle, says visual effects artist Chris Ume.

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