Beautiful People and Real Humans

sirvaas

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NBC is doing a new sci-fi show called "Beautiful People".

"The potential series takes place in the near future where humans and mechanical androids (called Mechanicals) live side-by-side in a world where the Mechcanicals are treated like second class citizens and discriminated against."
Source: http://www.craveonline.com/tv/articles/181569-nbcs-beautiful-people-adds-five-cast-members

Another tv show called Real Humans from Sweden seems to have a similar story:
"What happens when robots become so human that they can barely be distinguished from real people? When they can even be our lovers? Real Humans takes place in a parallel world to our own, in which people's lives have been completely transformed by the new generation of robots, the Hubots."
Source: http://io9.com/5875572/this-swedish-robot-tv-show-is-creepy-as-hell-[nsfw]

Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VKOZoAdhHso

Looks like two similar and interesting projects, don't you think?
 
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