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The US version of the hit comedy drama, with William H Macy as Frank Gallagher, working-class patriarch to a brood of six spirited and independent children

About the Show

The US version of the hit comedy drama, with William H Macy as Frank Gallagher, working-class patriarch to a brood of six spirited and independent children

Series 2 Summary

The US version of the comedy drama, starring William H Macy as Frank Gallagher, returns for a second season in which Fiona faces up to life after her break-up with Steve.

  • Shameless USA: Frank and Liam

    Episode 1 - Summertime

    Frank loses a bet and is forced to surrender Liam as collateral

  • Shameless USA: Frank

    Episode 2 - Summer Loving

    Frank thinks he's found the solution to his money woes when he meets Dottie, whose declining health and city pension make her an attractive friend

  • Shameless USA: The family

    Episode 3 - I'll Light a Candle for You Every Day

    Fiona is worried she'll be lured into temptation when she reconnects with her married school crush. Debbie obsesses about dying.

  • Shameless USA: Fiona and Frank

    Episode 4 - A Beautiful Mess

    The consequences of sleeping with Craig come home to roost for Fiona when his angry wife shows up in a vengeful mood. Debbie gets a stress-related rash.

  • Shameless USA: Frank

    Episode 5 - Father's Day

    Frank tries to get his hands on Eddie's life insurance benefits and pension, despite being a prime suspect in his death. Fiona attends a high-class wedding.

  • Shameless USA: Frank and Fiona

    Episode 6 - Can I Have a Mother

    Frank's mother, Grammy Gallagher, turns up unexpectedly and tries to track down a former associate who owes her money. Sheila plans Karen's wedding.

  • Shameless USA: Lip

    Episode 7 - A Bottle of Jean Nate

    Lip tries to get back into Karen's good books by putting together a prenuptial agreement for her and Jody. Frank wants to kick Grammy out.

  • Shameless USA: Frank

    Episode 8 - Parenthood

    Frank accidentally walks in on Ian and Mickey, who are locked in a passionate embrace. Lip decides to leave school and get a job, against Fiona's wishes.

  • Shameless USA: Fiona and Debbie

    Episode 9 - Hurricane Monica

    Monica returns, but most of the family suspect she has no intention of staying for good. Fiona reconsiders her decision to kick Lip out of the house.

  • Shameless USA: Monica and Frank

    Episode 10 - A Great Cause

    Fiona plans for a more exciting future now that Monica is back at home, but her reprieve from drudgery proves short-lived when Monica goes to pieces

  • Shameless USA: Frank

    Episode 11 - Just Like the Pilgrims Intended

    Thanksgiving is anything but traditional in the Gallagher household as Carl accidentally shoots a bald eagle and Karen goes into labour

  • Shameless USA: Frank

    Episode 12 - Fiona Interrupted

    In the last episode of season two, Frank plots to break Monica out of the psychiatric hospital, but not everyone thinks this is in her best interests