Jackson’s voice will come in both explicit and non-explicit versions.
Amazon‘s Alexa will finally be able to curse you out in your own home.
According to Deadline, Samuel L. Jackson will be the first celebrity voice of the tech titan’s Alexa-enabled devices. In a recent blog post, Amazon detailed the functions of Alexa’s new vox, which are identical to that of its old one, but with “a bit of [Jackson’s] own personality.” You’ll be able to purchase Jackson’s voice — which comes in both explicit and non-explicit versions — as an add-on for 99 cents.
Other voices are said to be arriving next year — presumably those of Cardi B, Harrison Ford, and Anthony Hopkins — all of which were featured in Amazon’s Super Bowl ads this past year.
A release date for Samuel L. Jackson’s Alexa voice has yet to be revealed. Hold tight for updates in the weeks and months ahead.