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Sam Esmail


Sam Esmail was born on September 17, 1977 in Hoboken, New Jersey, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Mr. Robot (2015), Comet (2014) and Risk (2016). See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Mr. Robot
Mr. Robot Writer
(2015-2017)
Comet
Comet Writer
(2014)
Risk
Risk Producer
(2016)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (4 credits)
 2019 Metropolis (TV Mini-Series) (announced)
  Mr. Robot (TV Series) (created by - 23 episodes, 2015 - 2017) (written by - 12 episodes, 2015 - 2016)
- Episode #3.1 (2017) ... (creator)
- eps2.9_pyth0n-pt2.p7z (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- eps2.9_pyth0n-pt1.p7z (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- eps2.8_h1dden-pr0cess.axx (2016) ... (creator)
- eps2.7_init_5.fve (2016) ... (creator)
 2014 Mockingbird (story by)
 2014 Comet (writer)
Hide Hide Show Show Producer (4 credits)
 2019 Metropolis (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer) / (producer) (announced)
 2015-2017 Mr. Robot (TV Series) (executive producer - 23 episodes)
- Episode #3.1 (2017) ... (executive producer)
- eps2.9_pyth0n-pt2.p7z (2016) ... (executive producer)
- eps2.9_pyth0n-pt1.p7z (2016) ... (executive producer)
- eps2.8_h1dden-pr0cess.axx (2016) ... (executive producer)
- eps2.7_init_5.fve (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2016/I Risk (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2002 The Lobo Paramilitary Christmas Special (Short) (producer)
Hide Hide Show Show Director (4 credits)
 2019 Metropolis (TV Mini-Series) (announced)
 2015-2016 Mr. Robot (TV Series) (15 episodes)
 2014 Comet
 2004 Deep Down in Florida (Short)
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  HBO First Look (TV Series documentary) (post production coordinator - 2 episodes, 2008) (post production video coordinator - 1 episode, 2009)
- State of Play (2009) ... (post production video coordinator)
- The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (2008) ... (post production coordinator)
- Get Smart (2008) ... (post production coordinator)
Hide Hide Show Show Production manager (1 credit)
 2010 The Battle for Late Night (TV Movie documentary) (post-production supervisor)
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 2016 The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special)
Himself
 2016 Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter (TV Series)
Himself
- Drama Showrunners (2016) ... Himself
 2016 Hacking Robot (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... Himself
 2016 21st Annual Critics' Choice Awards (TV Movie)
Himself
 2016 Mr. Robot: M4k1ng_0f_Mr_R0b0t.m0v (Video short)
Himself
 2016 73rd Golden Globe Awards (TV Special)
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He is of Egyptian descent. See more »

Trademark:

Quadrant framing See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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