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The promotional push has begun for the third season of Mr. Robot, USA’s techno-drama starring Rami Malek and Christian Slater. After the season-two finale, a disillusioned Elliot (Malek) will nonetheless have to contend with a new alliance, as well as whatever Bobby Cannavale will get up to in his guest-star capacity. Though USA has described Cannavale’s character, Irving, as a “laconic, no-nonsense used car salesman,” the Vinyl alum is giving us much more of “guy who cooks the books” feel in this first look.

Bobby Cannavale (Photo: Michael Parmelee/USA Network)


Together, the loosened tie, pompadour, and wire glasses are markers of the mob accountant, though this style has come a long way from Meyer Lansky. The used car lot could turn out to be some kind of front, but we imagine Sam Esmail has something a bit more intriguing in mind for Cannavale. Mr. Robot returns in October.