Friday, March 4, 2016

Casting News - 'Mr. Robot' Ups Michael Cristofer and Stephanie Corneliussen to Series Regular; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - March 4, 2016

FX's American Horror Story and USA's Mr. Robot.

  • After appearing in multiple episodes, Michael Cristofer and Stephanie Corneliussen have been promoted to series regulars for the drama's upcoming second season. Additionally, rapper Joey Bada$$ and Chris Conroy have booked recurring roles. Cristofer plays Philip Price, the CEO of Evil Corp and Angela's (Portia Doubleday) boss. Corneliussen plays Joanna, Tyrell's (Martin Wallström) smart and ruthless wife. Joey Bada$$ will play a new friend of Elliot's (Rami Malek) in the neighborhood who advises him and philosophizes on the meaning of life. Conroy will play Derek, a new man in Joanna's life who becomes infatuated with her.
  • Following her Golden Globe win for the anthology series' fifth installment, Lady Gaga has confirmed that she will return to the franchise for its upcoming sixth season. No additional details were announced.