Celebrity News August 31, 2015 Emmy Rossum Is Engaged to 'Mr. Robot' Creator Sam Esmail "Shameless" star Emmy Rossum is engaged, "Extra" can confirm! Over the weekend, Emmy's boyfriend Sam Esmail, who is the creator of "Mr. Robot," popped the question, and she said "yes." Sam tweeted, "Best news I've received all year: @emmyrossum said yes. Pretty sure nothing will top it." Emmy and Sam have been dating for two years, ever since meeting on the set of his film "Comet." Congrats to the happy couple on their engagement! More Emmy Rossum looked gorgeous dining out in West Hollywood. Emmy Rossum was a vision in blue and aqua in L.A. Emmy Rossum stopped for juice in Beverly Hills.