Watch How Peter Cushing was Brought to Life in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

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The legendary English actor Peter Cushing was brought to life in CGI form as Grand Moff Tarkin in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, On Wednesday night on Nightline, the visual effects team of artists at Industrial Light and Magic will discuss how the digital characters in Rogue One were created. To promote that special, a video was shared on Twitter reveal the transformation of Guy Henry into Peter Cushing. The results are incredible, and the creative visual effects artists will discuss how they made that possible on tonight's ABC Nightline special. Check out the video:


Tonight on @Nightline: visual effects wizards at @ILMVFX reveal secrets & challenges behind the digital characters in @starwars#RogueOne.
— Clayton Sandell (@Clayton_Sandell)
January 4, 2017