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Sam Esmail, ‘Palm Springs’ Writer Land Drama ‘The Resort’ at Peacock

Peacock, Sam Esmail and the writer of Palm Springs are teaming for a drama series. The NBCUniversal streaming service has picked up eight episodes of The Resort from Andy Siara, who wrote…

Emmy Rossum and Sam Esmail Welcome Baby Girl

Emmy Rossum and husband Sam Esmail are now parents. “On a sunny Monday morning, at 8:13AM, we welcomed our daughter into the world,” the Shameless actor announced on Instagram alongside…

Sam Esmail Crime Drama Snags ABC Pilot Order

ABC has given a formal pilot order to 'Acts of Crime,' a procedural written and directed by Sam Esmail.

Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington to Star in Netflix Thriller ‘Leave the World Behind’

Netflix has come out on top of a hot bidding war that will see Julia Roberts and Denzel Washington reunite for the first time since 1993's 'The Pelican Brief.'

‘TV’s Top 5’: Sam Esmail on ‘Homecoming’ Changes, ‘Battlestar’ Vision and What’s Next

Welcome to another episode of TV’s Top 5, The Hollywood Reporter‘s TV podcast. Every week, hosts Lesley Goldberg (West Coast TV editor) and Daniel Fienberg (chief TV critic) break down the…

Julia Roberts, Sean Penn, Armie Hammer, Joel Edgerton to Star in Watergate TV Series

Universal Content Productions has assembled an all-star cast to bring the Slate podcast 'Slow Burn' to life as a TV series. Julia Roberts, Sean Penn, Armie Hammer and Joel Edgerton are attached to…

Sam Esmail, ‘Palm Springs’ Writer Team for UCP Crime Anthology

Following the record sale of feature 'Palm Springs' at Sundance, writer Andy Siara is teaming with Sam Esmail for an anthology project at UCP.

‘Mr. Robot’: Sam Esmail Reveals a Shocking Final Season Twist

'Mr. Robot' creator Sam Esmail weighs in on the final season's reveal about a new side of Elliot Alderson (Rami Malek).

‘Mr. Robot’ Final Season Premiere: Inside That “Heartbreaking” Death

'Mr. Robot' creator Sam Esmail speaks with The Hollywood Reporter about the final season premiere's brutal first scene.

Sam Esmail on ‘Battlestar Galactica’ and Life After ‘Mr. Robot’

TV's dark auteur also talks about his collaboration with wife Emmy Rossum on the 'Angelyne' miniseries, the "anxiety-inducing" overall deal climate and his favorite part of his job.

‘Angelyne’ Drama Based on Hollywood Reporter Article Joins NBCU’s Streaming Slate

Angelyne has an official home. The limited series about the L.A. billboard diva, based on a Hollywood Reporter feature by senior writer Gary Baum, has landed at NBCUniversal's newly named…

‘Battlestar Galactica’ Reboot From Sam Esmail in the Works at NBCU’s Streamer

Holy frak! NBCUniversal's newly named streaming service, Peacock, is revisiting Battlestar Galactica with a new, straight-to-series take from Mr. Robot creator Sam Esmail, set as part of its…