BY REBECCA MURRAY
USA Network has confirmed the Mr. Robot season three premiere date, released the first official trailer, and unveiled a photo of Mr. Robot newcomer Bobby Cannavale. The critically acclaimed, award-winning drama will return for its third season on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 10pm ET/PT. The show tweeted the news and the trailer along with the message “The old world is dead. It’s time to create a new one. season_3.0. #MrRobot. 10.11.”
The 10 episode third season stars Rami Malek as Elliot Alderson, Christian Slater as Mr. Robot, Portia Doubleday as Angela Moss, Carly Chaikin as Darlene, Martin Wallström as Tyrell Wellick, Grace Gummer as Dominique DiPierro, Michael Cristofer as Phillip Price, BD Wong as Whiterose, and Stephanie Corneliussen as Joanna Wellick. The series was created by writer/executive producer Sam Esmail.
Commenting on season three, NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Chief Content Officer Jeff Wachtel said, “Season 3 of Mr. Robot will engage viewers in a whole new way, with Sam and team continuing to find ways to surprise, challenge and delight the audience. And adding Bobby Cannavale and BD Wong to our cast makes one of the tightest acting ensembles even stronger.”
The Season 3 Plot: The series follows Elliot Alderson (Rami Malek), a cyber-security engineer who, along with Mr. Robot (Christian Slater) and fsociety, starts a revolution to change the world. Picking up immediately following the Season 2 cliffhanger, Season 3 will explore each character’s motivations and the disintegration between Elliot and Mr. Robot.