‘Mr. Robot’ Keeps Us On Our Toes With Season 2 Cross-Platform Preview

The hacking drama dropped the first episode of Season 2 online tonight on Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter and YouTube.
MR. ROBOT -- "m1rr0r1ng.qt" Episode 109 -- Pictured: (l-r) Rami Malek as Elliot Alderson, Christian Slater as Mr. Robot -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/USA Network)
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Can’t wait to learn what’s next for “Mr. Robot”? The answer is on Facebook. During a live Q&A today with Rami Malek, Christian Slater, Carly Chaikin and Portia Doubleday, moderated by Keegan Michael Key, “Mr. Robot” gave us an advance look at the Season 2 premiere, just the first step in a bigger online premiere.

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The USA series, which has represented a bold new play for the network, got us hooked in Season 1 with the mysteries surrounding Eliot (Rami Malek), a brilliant hacker who, in his words, “wants to save the world.” Doing so, however, isn’t simply a matter of writing code or handling people.

Want to see more? The critically acclaimed series, which won the Golden Globe for Best Drama after its first season, returns Wednesday, July 13 at 10pm. And want to keep talking? The “Hacking Robot” post show, hosted by Andy Greenwald, premieres right afterwards on USA.

UPDATE: USA Network has launched an entire premiere campaign tonight. Part one of the Season 2 premiere is now streaming on twitter. The embed link is below. The show will only be available to stream tonight.

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