Kiwi actress nabs ground-breaking role playing one of the first digital human beings

When you're an actress, you're always looking for new roles - villain, heroine - and everything in between.

Shushila Takao, with the help of Kiwi company Soul Machines, is taking a leading role as a ground-breaking artificial intelligence helpdesk worker. Source: 1 NEWS

Well, how about a role as a digital human for an audience numbering in the hundreds of millions?

That's what actress Shushila Takao's done for one of the top software companies in the world, with the help of Kiwi technology.

Tim Wilson met Shushila at Soul Machines to get some tips on going digital.