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Google search now has celebs answering questions about themselves

08 December 2017, 10:25 | Edward Lowe

Google search now has celebs answering questions about themselves

Google's New Search Feature Will Make Asking Questions So Much More Fun

Thanks to this new "feature", Mr. Ferrell himself will now provide the answer via a selfie video, all within Google Search. The new feature will display search results in selfie videos style and not the usual text format.

The company said that the feature is now available on mobile in the US. You will get your answers in the form of a video. Fire up Google search on your phone and search for, "Where did Priyanka Chopra grow up?" to hear the Bollywood superstar respond in person in a short video clip. Google announced the roll out of the feature via a blog post on Thursday.

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Other celebrities who have recorded videos for the launch include Nick Jonas, Mark Wahlberg, James Franco, and Gina Rodriguez. According to Google, the celebrities are answering the "most-asked questions", but didn't divulge the metric of this calculation.

The celebrities will not answer every question you ask, but it will be a fun surprise when they pop up with a personalized answer.

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"Whether you're wondering what Gina Rodriguez's pet peeve is, what movie changed Nick Jonas' life, or want Kenan Thompson's input on what makes something amusing, these self-recorded videos share their perspectives and answers to some of your most-asked questions", writes Google.

Currently, only a handful of celebrities have accessible selfie videos on Google Search, but as Google says, many more are coming.

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