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Shameless Cast List

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Shameless cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Shameless main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Shameless stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Shameless focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Shameless that are on here as well.

Everything from Marguerite Moreau to William H. Macy is included on this list.

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Shameless?" or "Who starred on Shameless?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

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Aaron McCusker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, The Astronaut Wives Club
Aaron McCusker (born 26 November 1978) is a Northern Irish actor. He is known for his portrayal of Jamie Maguire in the Channel 4's television series Shameless and Jim Hutton, Freddie Mercury's ...more
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Alice Barry is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless
Alice Barry (born 1951) is an English actress. Her first regular television role was playing Peggy Hargreaves in Clocking Off. She regularly appeared in Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights and Bob & ...more
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Amy Smart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, WWII in HD, Smith
Amy Lysle Smart (born March 26, 1976) is an American actress and former fashion model who rose to prominence in the late 1990s.A native of Los Angeles, Smart began her career modeling in Italy ...more
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Anne-Marie Duff is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, The Virgin Queen, Doctor Zhivago
Anne-Marie Duff (born 8 October 1970) is an English actress. She rose to prominence playing Fiona Gallagher on the first two seasons of UK television series Shameless. She then played Queen ...more
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Amy Beth Hayes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Shameless Cast List
Mr Selfridge, The Syndicate, Sirens
Amy Beth Hayes is a British actress. She is best known for her roles as 'Kitty' in Mr Selfridge,(ITV) 'Lucy' in “The Entire History of You”, an episode of Black Mirror (C4) 'Ruth' in Misfits ...more
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Anthony Flanagan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, Red Riding, Survivors
Anthony Flanagan (born 1972) is an English actor most widely known for his portrayal of policeman Tony in Channel 4's comedy-drama series Shameless.
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Angeline Ball is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Shameless Cast List
Doc Martin, Any Time Now, Over The Rainbow (UK)
Angeline Ball (born 28 June 1968) is an Irish actor and singer who resides in London, England. She is known for her roles as Imelda Quirke in Alan Parker's The Commitments (1991) and as Tina in ...more
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Cameron Monaghan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless
Cameron Riley Monaghan (born August 16, 1993) is an American actor and model. Beginning with his professional career as a child model at the age of three, and child actor at the age of seven, ...more
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Chris Bisson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, Magnolia
Christopher Paul Bisson (born 21 July 1975) is a British actor of Indian Trinidadian and British descent best known for portraying the roles of Vikram Desai in Coronation Street (1999–2002), ...more
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Ciarán Griffiths ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Shameless Cast List
Ciarán Griffiths Shameless, Emmerdale, The Bill
Ciarán Joseph Griffiths (; born 3 March 1983; Manchester, England) is an English actor, best known for his roles as Gary Best in The Bill and Micky Maguire in Shameless. In 2018, he made ...more
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David Threlfall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, Sex, Chips & Rock n' Roll
David Threlfall (born 12 October 1953) is an English stage, film and television actor and director. He is probably best known for playing Frank Gallagher in Channel 4's series Shameless. He has ...more
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Annabelle Apsion is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Shameless Cast List
The Lakes, Micawber, Soldier Soldier
Jane Annabelle Apsion (born 17 September 1960 in Hammersmith, London) is an English actress, best known for playing Monica Gallagher in the hit television comedy-drama Shameless, Joy Wilton in ...more
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Dean Lennox Kelly is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, The Worst Week of My Life, Cranford
Dean Lennox Kelly (born 30 November 1975) is an English actor. He is best known for playing Kev Ball in the comedy-drama television series Shameless.
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Elliott Tittensor is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless
Elliott John Tittensor (born 3 November 1989) is an English actor, best known for his role of Carl Gallagher in the Channel 4 show Shameless.
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Emmy Rossum is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, Snoops, A Will of Their Own
Emmanuelle Grey Rossum (born September 12, 1986) is an American actress, television director, and singer-songwriter. She is known for her portrayal of Fiona Gallagher in the television series ...more
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Gerard Kearns is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, Red Riding
Gerard Kearns (born 4 October 1984) is an English actor. He is best known as Ian Gallagher in Shameless.
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Ben Batt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Shameless Cast List
Ben Batt is an actor.
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Gillian Kearney is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, Brookside, The Forsyte Saga
Gillian Louise Kearney (born 9 May 1972 in Liverpool) is an English actress best known for her early role as Debbie McGrath in Channel 4's Liverpool-based soap opera Brookside and the spin-off ...more
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Jack Deam is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Shameless Cast List
Jack Deam Shameless, Queer as Folk, DCI Banks
Jack Deam (born Ian Deam; 1972) is an English actor. He used his grandfather's name for his stage name. His most notable performance is of the pyromaniac Marty Fisher, who has Tourette syndrome, ...more
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James McAvoy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Shameless Cast List
Band of Brothers, Shameless, Frank Herbert's Children of Dune
James McAvoy (; born 21 April 1979) is a Scottish actor. He made his acting debut as a teen in The Near Room (1995) and made mostly television appearances until 2003, when his feature film ...more
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Joan Cusack is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, Max & Ruby, Wayside
Joan Mary Cusack (; born October 11, 1962) is an American actress and comedian. She received Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actress for her roles in the romantic comedy-drama ...more
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Jody Latham is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Shameless Cast List
EastEnders, Shameless, The Fixer
Jody Lee Latham is an English actor, best known for his roles as Phillip "Lip" Gallagher in the British Channel 4 comedy drama series Shameless, Calum McKenzie in the ITV series The ...more
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Dystin Johnson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Shameless Cast List
The Story Makers
Dystin Johnson is a British film and television actress.Johnson is best known for playing Norma Starkey in the popular Channel 4 comedy drama series, Shameless. She has also had parts in Prime ...more
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Joseph Furnace is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Shameless Cast List
Joseph Furnace Shameless
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Justin Chatwin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Shameless Cast List
Shameless, Traffic
Justin Chatwin (born October 31, 1982) is a Canadian actor, known for his roles in Hollywood feature films like War of the Worlds (2005), The Invisible (2007), and Dragonball Evolution (2009). ...more