The rumors Tobey Maguire will appear in seemingly been squashed. So how will we ever see him in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? Thank YouTuber Shamook for a new deepfake inserting Maguire into Spider-Man: Homecoming, Spider-Man: Far From Home and Avengers: Infinity War scenes in place of current Spider-Man Tom Holland.have
Check out the disturbingly seamless video below:
While Maguire looks a little like a bobble head with a disproportionally small body in some scenes, mostly he seems right at home. If anything, this deepfake reveals the similarities between Holland and Maguire's features: the hair, the eyebrows, the mouth.
Not to bring the mood down, but the more alarming use of deepfake technology has once again been in the spotlight: A visual effects artist recently disrupt elections and , are a step away from the movie recasting deepfakes.doing things like performing magic tricks or playing golf. The implications of the technology, which has been used to
Shamook also had a go at inserting Maguire into Sony's The Amazing Spider-Man in place of Andrew Garfield. It also somehow works?
Catch Holland (not Maguire) in Spider-Man: No Way Home, scheduled for a Christmas release.