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Review of Reviews: “Bringing the Dead Back to Life: Preparing the Estate for a Post-Mortem Acting Role,” Texas Tech University School of Law Estate Planning and Community Property Law Journal, Vol. XII (June 2020)

Ben Laney, research assistant, Texas Tech University School of Law.

In this very interesting and entertaining article, the author, Ben Laney, discusses the fascinating science and legal issues regarding “bringing the dead back to life.” The author isn’t referring to zombies, Frankenstein or any type of macabre mad science.  Instead, he’s referring to advanced technology, which  can bring deceased actors such as James Dean, Tupac Shakur, Audrey Hepburn and Bruce Lee, to name a few, back to life in movies and commercials through computer-generated

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