In this video, John Vorhaus believes that AI will have a significant impact on various creative fields, similar to how the internet transformed society. He discusses how he, as a writer, utilizes AI tools and templates to generate outlines, beat sheets, and assess story structure. He sees AI as a tool, a partner, and a competitor, acknowledging its potential without feeling threatened by it. While AI is still in its early stages and not entirely accurate, Vorhaus appreciates how it has solved some challenges in his digital art. He highlights the importance of using AI as a creative tool and partner, but also acknowledges the risks of AI borrowing existing content and violating copyright. Vorhaus emphasizes that true AI should respond to sophisticated search terms and generate original content. However, if AI becomes so advanced that it replaces human involvement, it becomes a competitor…(Watch the video interview on Youtube here).
John Vorhaus is best known for his comedy-writing classic, The Comic Toolbox: How to be Funny Even if You’re Not. He has taught and trained writers in 37 countries on five continents at last count, and created TV shows of his own in Nicaragua, Romania and elsewhere. His writing credits include dozens of teleplays and screenplays, plus seven novels and some two dozen works of non-fiction. His latest book is the little book of STANDUP. Vorhaus is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University and a member of the Writers Guild of America. He lives in Southern California and secretly controls the world from JohnVorhaus.com.
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