George Carlin’s Estate Settles Lawsuit Against Podcasters Over AI Special

George Carlin’s Estate Settles Lawsuit Against Podcasters Over AI Special

The dispute stemmed from an hourlong special featuring an AI-generated Carlin that was created by Will Sasso and Chad Kultgen. The legal action was among the first complaints to be filed over the unauthorized use of a celebrity's voice using AI tools. A settlement has been reached between the estate of George Carlin and the makers of a podcast who used generative artificial intelligence to impersonate the late standup comic’s voice and style for an unauthorized special. Will Sasso and …