UNIVERSAL ACTOR & ACTRESS RECOGNITION

Smart Screen automatically identifies the on-screen actors and actresses, allowing you to see what else they've been in and discover similar content. Unlike previous systems, Smart Screen works in real-time with no video pre-processing - allowing it to work across all content.

FAQ

How does it work?

When a person pauses their video, we analyze the on-screen faces and match them against our database of millions of celebrity faces in less than a second. We tap into our knowledge graph to display relevant supplemental information that enhances the viewing experience.

 

Where can I try Smart Screen?

You can try the beta version of Smart Screen by downloading our Chrome extension here (must be in a Chrome browser on laptop or desktop). Currently operates on Netflix.com

How do I install and use the extension?

You can easily download and use our extension in under 2 minutes by following the steps below:

 

  • Step 1: To install Smart Screen, click here. After being directed to the Chrome Web Store, click "Add to Chrome".

  • Step 2: Once you have installed Smart Screen, press the puzzle piece icon in the top right of your Chrome browser and pin the Smart Screen extension to the Chrome toolbar.

  • Step 3: Click the Smart Screen extension icon and sign in. You can register a new account or log in with your Google account.

  • Step 4: After you're signed in, go to Netflix.com and pause your movie or show. Smart Screen will automatically identify the on-screen actors and actresses and display supplemental info, like what else they've been in and similar content.

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