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USA's 'Mr. Robot' Casts Craig Robinson In Recurring Role

USA Network has tapped Craig Robinson (The Office) as a recurring guest star in its sophomore drama series Mr. Robot, network officials said Monday.

Robinson will star as a neighborhood local to series star Rami Malek, said network officials. He joins the previously announced Joey Bada$$ and Chris Conroy (Members Only)for the 10-episode second season, according to the network. 

Mr. Robot will return for its second season this summer, said network officials.

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