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Specials 2016

  • 2016-10-29T21:00:00+01:00 on Channel 4
  • 42 mins
  • 42 mins
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Drama, Science Fiction, Mystery, Fantasy

In a parallel present day, where the latest must-have gadget for any busy family is a 'Synth' (a highly realistic humanoid servant that's transforming the way we live). In hopes of reducing their workload, a suburban family purchases a new Synth only to discover that sharing life with a Synth has quite far-reaching consequences.

1 episode

Special 1 How to Build a Human

  • 2016-10-29T21:00:00+01:00 — 42 mins

To coincide with the arrival of the second series of Humans, Gemma Chan – who plays the android Mia in the sci-fi drama – meets the folk from around the world making leaps and bounds in artificial intelligence. She visits a project that is attempting to create a computer more powerful than the human brain, and embarks on an experiment to create a robotic version of herself, before testing out its ability to create “human” responses.