What does Artificial Intelligence and Hollywood have in common? Alumnus Jack Zhang has an answer

Monday, December 3, 2018

Jack Zhang, Mathematical Economics alumni ('14), and his company Greenlight Essentials use artificial intelligence to write scripts for Hollywood productions. 

"Today you need to compete with video games, you need to compete with Netflix," said Zhang. "We find plot elements that can go up to a 80-90 per cent success rate when we look at the entire data set."

Check out the entire article called How Canadian-made artificial intelligence is helping Hollywood write better scripts.