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Shameless Season 8: When Does It Premiere?

In 2016, we were graced with not one, but two seasons of Shameless. So, we understand if your 2017 has lacked Shameless. Thankfully, we now know when the series will return, and it's not too far away. November 5th is the big premiere date, and we're already counting down the days.  ...Read More... https://www.tvfanatic.com/videos/shameless-season-8-when-does-it-premiere/

Shameless Taps Jessica Szohr to be Fiona's New Bestie

  Fiona ( Emmy Rossum ) is getting a new friend on the next season of Shameless . Jessica Szohr will be joining the Showtime dramedy as a recurring character in Season 8, according to The Hollywood Reporter . The Gossip Girl alum will play Nessa, "a strong, tough and smart lesbian who is a tenant in   ...Read More... http://www.tvguide.com/news/shameless-season-8-jessica-szohr-recurring-role/?rss=breakingnews

Emmy Rossum on Directing, Equal Pay and Auditioning in a Bikini | 'Shameless' | Comedy Actress Roundtable

"After it became public it was a very quick resolution," Rossum said of her stalemate contract negotiation.   ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/YZJJEEIdDKY/emmy-rossum-directing-equal-pay-auditioning-a-bikini-shameless-comedy-actress-roundtable-1013478

What Should Emmy Rossum Do When Shameless is Over?

Shameless is one of the most popular, relevant, and entertaining television series running today. A great deal of its success can be attributed to its writing and directing. However, fans have fallen in love with the show largely due to the performances of the main cast, led by Emmy Rossum. Rossum, as Fiona, has delivered season after season of powerful, funny, and heart-wrenching performances. With the eighth season approaching, many have wondered whether she will stay on television after the series ends or if she will transition to film. While she could be successful in either industry, her future should be devoted to movies instead of television. Here are a few reasons why this is the better choice: READ MORE...

Reasons Why “Lip” is the Best Character on Shameless

The Showtime Hit "Shameless" is the American version of the British series of the same name. Whether it’s life in the slum across the pond or life on "The South Side" both series have been lauded for their refreshing look at the Gallagher family, who must make it on their own as mom is bipolar and dad is a drunk. Sure, Fiona is in charge most of the time, but Philip Ronan Gallagher (known simply as "Lip") is the second oldest so he has his share of responsibilities. He’s not only cute and funny but he’s a super genius. Here are some reasons why "Lip" is the special favorite of fans of the show "Shameless". READ MORE...

William H. Macy of 'Shameless' on Choosing Projects: "Do the Good Stuff, Don't Do the Bad Stuff" | Comedy Actor Roundtable

"The few times I've done stuff for money, about halfway through I thought, 'This isn't anywhere near the amount of money I need to do this,'" said Macy.   ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/Tetiz-gUDVE/william-h-macy-shameless-choosing-projects-do-good-stuff-dont-do-bad-stuff-comedy-actor-roundtable-1007885

Watch Emmy Rossum Discuss Why She Decided to Fight for Equal Pay on Shameless

Its show bizs job to get us for as cheaply as they can and our job to say no. ...Read More... http://www.vulture.com/2017/05/emmy-rossum-shameless-equal-pay.html?mid=full-rss-vulture

Life Lessons To Learn from Frank Gallagher of Shameless

When the American version of the popular British show Shameless, came on the scene, viewers were treated to a comedy that showed the real side of life. Shameless used humor to depict the brutal downside of existence for kids cursed with an actively alcoholic parent, thanks to their hopelessly drunk and dishonest father, Frank. Frank, played by veteran actor William H. Macy, is actually a complex character. Deep down he loves his family but often won’t raise a finger to help them. In fact, Frank is often the cause of conflict and heartache for the Gallaghers. The children of Frank and his absent mentally ill ex-wife, Monica are stuck trying to get by the best way they can, headed by oldest daughter Fiona who has custody of her younger siblings. Frank’s antics can be viewed as pure comedic camp, but look deeper and you will find that there are some interesting life lessons to be learned form Frank Gallagher of Shameless. READ MORE...

Emmy Rossum Thanks Police After Reported $150,000 Burglary

Emmy Rossum was shameless in her gratitude for the Los Angeles Police Department on Tuesday, after her Los Angeles home was reportedly burglarized in a $150,000 heist. The Shameless star took to Twitter to share her support for the police, writing, Thank you to the LAPD. I fully support the police efforts and dedication. ...Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/emmy-rossum-shameless-burglary/

Showtime Boss: Emmy Rossum's Shameless Contract Dispute Was "Very Justified"

  Showtime renewed the dark comedy Shameless for an eighth season in December following a short contract dispute with star Emmy Rossum , who was demanding equal pay with top-billed actor William H. Macy . Now, Showtime President and CEO David Nevins says the network was behind her the whole time. ...Read More... http://www.tvguide.com/news/emmy-rossum-contract-dispute-shameless-showtime-david-nevins/?rss=breakingnews