‘Mr. Robot’ Comic-Con panel raises more questions than answers, just as they like it
The answer to the first question of a Q&A during Mr. Robot‘s highly anticipated Comic-Con panel Thursday evening summed up the entire event. Asking the pressing question of Summer 2016, a fan wondered who among the cast plays Pokémon Go.
After audience laughter and cheers, Carly Chaikin replied, “From a Mr. Robot perspective, do you guys know what kind of access you’re handing over when you play that game?”
It was a lighthearted remark with a serious undertone, and that set the tone for the whole panel.
While there were unfortunately precious few details given out about the rest of the forthcoming season (although Rami Malek did note that there is a “mesmerizing” hack coming that was filmed as one long take), cast members Malek, Christian Slater, Portia Doubleday, Chaikin and new Season 2 addition Grace Gummer all shared their opinions on why Mr. Robot has become a breakout — and Emmy-nominated — hit for USA Network. Read more…