The series depicts the dysfunctional family of Frank Gallagher, a single father of six children.
While he spends his days drunk or in search of misadventures, his kids learn to take care of themselves.
He explained, "We have a comedic tradition of making fun of the people in those worlds. Before the cold open, a main character breaks the fourth wall and berates the viewer who missed previous episodes by identifying plot points relevant to the current episode.
The reality is that these people aren't 'the other' – they're people who live four blocks down from you and two blocks over". Initial shooting of the second season began on July 5, 2011 In December 2016, it was reported that Emmy Rossum had requested that she be paid more than William H.
David Threlfall Annabelle Apsion Maggie O'Neill Anne-Marie Duff James Mc Avoy Jody Latham Gerard Kearns Elliott Tittensor Rebecca Ryan Johnny Bennett Dystin Johnson Sean Gilder Tina Malone Aaron Mc Cusker Rebecca Atkinson Nicky Evans Sally Carman Ciarán Griffiths Samantha Siddall Kari Corbett Michael Taylor Ben Batt Dean Lennox Kelly Maxine Peake Jack Deam Marjorie Yates Alice Barry Pauline Mc Lynn Valerie Lilley Robbie Conway Chris Bisson Kelli Hollis Warren Donnelly Qasim Akhtar Joanna Higson Michael Legge Amanda Ryan Emmanuel Ighodaro Karen Bryson Kira Martin Angeline Ball Stephen Lord Chris Coghill Gillian Kearney Jacqueline Boatswain Adelle Leonce Isy Suttie Shameless is a British adult comedy-drama series set in Manchester on the fictional Chatsworth council estate.
He played a gay son to a homophobic father on Weeds (2005).Fiona, the eldest daughter, takes the role of parent to her five brothers and sisters.Lip, Ian, Debbie, Carl, and Liam (half white & half black) deal with life in the South Side projects of Chicago.Macy for future seasons, to make up for previous seasons in which she was paid less than Macy.The pay dispute briefly delayed work on an eighth season of the series while she and Warner Bros. The theme song for Shameless is "The Luck You Got" by indie rock group The High Strung.In 2005, the show won "Best Drama Series" at the BAFTA TV Awards and "Best TV Comedy Drama" at the British Comedy Awards.