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Sam Esmail

1977-09-17

Sam Esmail is an Egyptian-American film and television producer, director, and screenwriter. He is best known as the creator of the television series Mr. Robot (2015–2019). He also wrote and directed the feature film Comet (2014). He is known to work with cinematographer Tod Campbell and producer Chad Hamilton. Esmail's work often centers on the themes of alienation, technology, and American society.