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Shameless: Season 8 (2017-2018)





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Air date: Nov 5, 2017
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Season 8 of this comedy series finds the Gallagher family on an upswing. Frank (William H. Macy) comes out of a drug-induced haze and decides it's finally time to be a contributing member of society, while Fiona (Emmy Rossum) faces hard decisions when she discovers her success as a landlord may mean someone else's misfortune. Lip (Jeremy Allen White) struggles with unexpected sacrifices he must make to stay sober, while Ian (Cameron Monaghan) takes up a cause in hopes of getting back with Trevor … More

Genre: Drama
Network: Showtime
Premiere Date: Nov 5, 2017
Executive Producers: ,


William H. Macy
as Frank Gallagher
Emmy Rossum
as Fiona Gallagher
Justin Chatwin
as Steve/Jimmy
Cameron Monaghan
as Ian Gallagher
Emma Kenney
as Debbie Gallagher
Jeremy Allen White
as Lip Gallagher
Ethan Cutkosky
as Carl Gallagher
Joan Cusack
as Sheila Jackson
Noel Fisher
as Mickey Milkovich
Emma Greenwell
as Mandy Milkovich
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All Critics (7) | Top Critics (2)

Sober lip still has some growing up to do.

December 18, 2017 | Full Review…
TV Guide

Dare we say the Gallaghers are actually on the road to making better decisions?

November 8, 2017 | Full Review…
TV Line

Hide your wallets and meth, because the Gallaghers are back!

November 6, 2017 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic

The Gallaghers are back in the Age of Trump. God help the South Side, but blessed are the viewers.

November 6, 2017 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…
Den of Geek

The weight facing each Gallagher isn't as immediate as it once was, with characters grappling less with the razor's edge of poverty and more with the psychological toil. But that leaves room for the show to dig deeper into who these characters are.

November 6, 2017 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
AV Club
Top Critic

If the season 8 opener is any indication, Shameless is looking to take on an even more political overtone.

November 6, 2017 | Full Review…

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