Shameless will premiere its 8th season this Sunday, November 5, at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT on The Movie Network in Canada and Showtime in the U.S.
This season will find Fiona (Emmy Rossum) finding success as a landlord, while Frank (William H. Macy) finally gets a job. Meanwhile, Lip (Jeremy Allen White) struggles with the sacrifices that he must make while trying to stay sober, Ian (Cameron Monaghan) takes up a ruse in hopes of getting back together with Trevor. Debbie (Emma Kenney) juggles being a single working mom and attending welding school, as Carl (Ethan Cutkosky) needs to get creative in hopes of finding tuition money after he loses his scholarship.
The show’s got a new Liam (Christian Isaiah) who discovers how different the Gallagher family is in comparison to the families of his rich classmates. Kev (Steve Howey) and V (Shanola Hampton) try to find a way to deal with Svetlana (Isidora Goreshter) now that she’s taken possession of The Alibi.
Jessica Szohr (Gossip Girl) is set to appear as Nassa, Fiona’s tenant, while Farah Tahir is Frank’s new boss, Adeeb. Elliot Fletcher is back as Trevor, as are Ruby Modine (Sierra) and Scott Michael Campbell (Brad).