AMC channel once again finds a way of keeping TV entertainment alive with a brand new TV series called, Humans, debuting on June 2015.The series is produced jointly by AMC, Channel 4, and Kudos. Humans is a British-American TV series written by Sam Vincent and Jonathan Brackley,which is originally based on a Swedish science fiction drama called, Real Humans.In this particular series the story-line reveals an increasing integrated relationship between Humans and Machines or Robots.
The initial premise also reveals a potential technological paradigm of futuristic proportions, especially in regards to the gradual assimilation of advanced robotic machines being used exclusively by humans to complete tasks for work or pleasure.The setting is in present day suburban London where robotic gadgets are being used by the populous.These Robotic gadgets physically appear like humans and are called a,Synth.These Synths’ are increasingly being used by the human population to complete daily tasks.The series Humans in kind features a story-line around a suburban family who purchases a Synth to help them with their busy family. As the the story progresses thought the conflicting relationship between Humans and the use of their machines becomes more evident.
Overall, the series Humans highlights the reality of the gradual emergence of technology and its ability to possibly develop into its own unique life-form which, includes a sense of consciousness. As technology advances this series depicts a probable coming of age, ‘The Age of the Machines.’
The series also artistically proposes interesting propositions on the beneficial use of machines to complete daily tasks, yet also the onset of a gradual decrease in human participation within the labor workforce and what that means for the co-existence of the human race in general. It seems as humans become more widely dependent on machines for daily tasks the possibility of a shift of dominance of artificial intelligent also looms.This particular series exhibits an amazing scenario of that emerging story foretelling this co-existence between Humans and Machines intermingled together as their relationship to one another becomes increasingly obscured. Humans airs on AMC Sunday’s at 9/8c.