Mr. Robot is a popular TV series that has been regarded as one of the most well written shows of all times. Former Academy Award winner, Rami Malek, who plays the lead role is the main reason behind the success of the show. His stellar performance has got him admiration from all around the world. Created by Sam Esmail, the first season premiered on June 24, 2015. The 4th season received a lot of critical acclamation. Since then, fans are waiting desperately to know more details about the fifth season.
The protagonist is Elliot Alderson who is a skilled cyber-security engineer. He works for Allsafe, a cybersecurity company. Elliot struggles with problems like social anxiety, dissociative identity disorder, and depression in his day to day life. He is hired by a mysterious man named Mr. Robot to join the ‘society’, his team of hacktivists. The goal of the society is to destroy the data of Allsafe’s biggest client, E Corp.
Is Mr. Robot Coming Back For Season 5?
The fourth season of Mr. Robot was aired on October 6, 2019, on USA Network. It had a total of 13 episodes. The heartbreaking news is that there won’t be a fifth season. During the premiere of the fourth season, it was revealed that it would be the final season of Mr. Robot. Lead actor Rami Malek went on to confirm this news via social media.
Why did Season 5 Get Cancelled?
The creator of Mr. Robot, Sam Esmail, said that his creative team and the fans did not want to end this show. He said that when he first created the show, he thought it would be a niche television series with just a small amount of followers. He added that in the last 3 years, it has got more recognition than expected which was humbling for him.
Malek was also busy filming James Bond’s upcoming entry No Time To Die.