USA Network's highly anticipated drama-thriller series "Mr. Robot" has been renewed for a third season, much to the delight of fans. The show, which is currently running all-new episodes of Season 2, is scheduled to return with a third season in 2017.
Chris McCumber, President, Entertainment Networks for NBC Universal Cable Entertainment, said: "Midway through its second season, 'Mr. Robot' continues to break new ground and open up new opportunities for the network. We can't wait to see where Sam Esmail and the entire brilliant 'Robot' team take us next."
Jeff Wachtel, Chief Content Officer, NBC Universal Cable Entertainment and President, Universal Cable Productions, also expressed his excitement for another instalment of the show. "Being the home studio for this wonderful, completely original show is an exhilarating experience. Sam and company just keep taking it to another level. We can't wait to get going on Season 3 as soon as we finish Season 2!," Wachtel said.
To make sure the thrilling world of Elliot and Mr. Robot remains as exciting as ever, USA Network has come out with an opportunity for fans so they can have a glimpse of Elliot's world and witness the story of "Mr. Robot" more closely.
The network has invited fans to read Elliot's (Rami Malek) journal, which is featured throughout Season 2 of the series, titled "Mr. Robot: Red Wheelbarrow." The book has been co-written by series creator and show-runner Sam Esmail and series writer Courtney Looney.
The book is the personal notebook of the protagonist of the series, Elliot Alderson, and is a record of his thoughts and ideas. Published by Abrams Books, "Red Wheelbarrow" will be available in the U.S. from Nov. 1, 2016. The first issue will be a hardcover edition, and will be released in all the major bookstores across the country.