USA’s new hacker thriller, Mr. Robot, is not a hack-of-the-week show.
It’s not a world where you meet characters, and check in with the gang each week. It’s not a show that aims to be like any other technology-centered drama on TV
And that’s exactly how creator Sam Esmail intended it to be
Originally conceptualized as a movie, Esmail realized he had a TV show on his hands when writing the initial script. Then around page 90, it occurred to Esmail that he had not yet gotten past the first act of the story he wanted to tell Read more…