BBC Breakfast's presenters meet Robothespian and Nigel Crook
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Robothespian joins BBC Breakfast

10 March 2014 Last updated at 09:38 GMT

BBC Breakfast's presenters have come face to face with Robothespian, a cutting-edge humanoid robot made by Engineered Arts Limited.

But as Nigel Crook of Oxford Brookes University explains, while the robot's performances are remarkable, it is not capable of complicated interactions.