Stephen Hawking’s synthesized voice is perhaps just as famous as his brilliant mind.
The theoretical physicist and cosmologist has “spoken” using the same Intel-made computer system for the past two decades. Now, however, Hawking says he’s ready for a replacement.
In a spoof video, the English scientist sifts through audition tapes from celebrities vying to provide Hawking’s new voice.
Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda makes his pitch with a rap, proclaiming his own voice “dope as hell” while Hawking’s is “mad robotic, if I’m being honest.” Read more…