Chris McCumber

Mr. Robot Won’t Go on Hiatus During USA Network’s Olympics Coverage

Mr. Robot bows to no one, not even the grandiose Summer Olympics plans of its corporate overlord, NBCUniversal. While USA Network is airing 110.5 hours of programming from Rio—part of 2,084 hours of Summer Olympics coverage on NBCUniversal's 11 networks—USA's signature series, Mr. Robot, won't take a two-week hiatus.

Inside the Delicate Mechanics of Marketing Mr. Robot’s Second Season

USA Network used to be best known for "blue skies" procedurals. But the network's signature show is now Mr. Robot, its Golden Globe-winning dark drama about a group of hackers (led by Rami Malek and Christian Slater) intent on bringing down one of the world's biggest conglomerates.

How USA’s Mr. Robot Hacked the Problem of Summer TV

In a summer stuffed with more TV options than ever, the most buzzed about show wasn't Orange Is the New Black or True Detective, but Mr. Robot, USA's acclaimed new hacker drama. An antithesis to USA's usual "blue skies" formula, Mr.

Media’s Players Mingled in Style From SAG to Sundance [Photos]

Celebrities and executives ushered in this year's award season out West, while media's old guard mingled back East. Take a look at photos from some of the biggest events this […]

USA Announces New Projects With Amy Poehler, Jodie Foster, Carlton Cuse

Anybody who thought USA was kidding about getting into comedy programming is thinking again today: the network's upfront-season slate has a robust comedy development piece.

NBCU’s Esquire Network Will Now Unseat Style Rather Than G4

After months of cleaning house at G4, the network has been granted a somewhat inadvertent reprieve, as NBCUniversal has decided that the low-rated women’s lifestyle outlet Style will now surrender its spot on the dial to Esquire Network.

USA Unveils Sci-Fi Drama Horizon, First Sitcom Pickups

USA is revisiting science fiction with a new show from Walking Dead producer Gale Anne Hurd, called Horizon. The show, set during the Second World War, will follow a secretary at the FBI as she investigates the death of her husband, the disappearance of a girl, and Nazi spies in the U.S.