Sam Esmail Inks Massive New Overall Deal With Universal Content Productions

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Sam Esmail is staying at Universal Content Productions (fka Universal Cable Productions) with a huge new four-year exclusive overall deal. In a competitive situation, UCP has re-signed the Mr. Robot and Homecoming executive producer and his Esmail Corp in a pact that ranks in the very top tier for creators/showrunners. No terms are being disclosed but I hear the deal is the biggest ever for UCP, paying Esmail in the $20-25 million range per year, as the studio…