Craig Robinson will be joining the cast of USA Network’s critically acclaimed, award-winning dramatic series Mr. Robot for season two. Robinson has come on board the show as a recurring guest star, playing a character named Ray who, according to the network, is a “neighborhood local who reaches out to Elliot in his time of need.”
USA Network recently announced Joey Bada$$ and Chris Conroy will also appear in season two. Filming is now underway in New York City on the second season’s 10 new episodes.
The cast of Mr. Robot is led by SAG Award nominee Rami Malek and includes Golden Globe winner Christian Slater, Portia Doubleday, Carly Chaikin, Grace Gummer, Michael Cristofer, and Stephanie Corneliussen. The dramatic series is written by Sam Esmail who also serves as an executive producer along with Steve Golin (True Detective) and Chad Hamilton.
Robinson’s film and television credits include The Office, Mr. Robinson, Hot Tub Time Machine, Hot Tub Time Machine 2, This is the End, Knocked Up, and Eastbound and Down. He also spends his time traveling the country performing stand-up along with his band, The Nasty Delicious.