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‘Mr. Robot’ Star Carly Chaikin on the Downside of Social Media (Exclusive)

‘Mr. Robot’ Star Carly Chaikin on the Downside of Social Media (Exclusive)

Actress Carly Chaikin may play a hacker on TV, but don’t expect to catch the Mr. Robot star dabbling in the dark web anytime soon.

“It’s like having a conversation in German,” Chaikin told Et when asked if the show had taught her anything about the cyber world. “It’s a foreign language that you have to learn about speaking to a computer. But I can totally pretend like I’m doing a hack!”

Chaikin’s edgy portrayal of Darlene on the USA drama has been a standout since the series debuted in the summer of 2015, and in the series’ third season, Chaikin shines more than ever before.

This season has found Darlene stuck in the middle of the main conflict -- simultaneously working as an informant for FBI agent Dom (Grace Gummer) while protecting her brother, Elliot (Rami Malek), as he takes down F. Society’s impending terror attack on E Corp.

“It’s been challenging

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