Caltech’s Institute for Quantum Information and Matter partnered up with Trouper Productions to bring us this entertaining chess match it is unlike any chess match you’ve ever seen before.
Paul Rudd vs. Stephen Hawking in a game of Quantum Chess, and if you think this is not enough then hear this out – it is narrated by Keanu Reeves!
The game is real and the stakes are high as the future of humanity hangs in the balance. Can Paul Rudd, an actor, beat Stephen Hawking, one of the greatest minds of our generation, in a game of chess that will determine the future of humanity? Most likely not. Unless…
The short film was directed by Alex Winter (Bill & Ted), which explains how Reeves got involved. It is one funny video with a lot of geeky moments.