Shameless. Frank Gallagher (David Threlfall). Copyright: Company Pictures.

Shameless

Channel 4 and E4 comedy drama about a dysfunctional family. 139 episodes (11 series), 2004 - 2013. Stars David Threlfall, Gerard Kearns, Elliott Tittensor, Luke Tittensor and others.

Series 3, Episode 5

Kev is stricken with shock and grief when, on his 35th birthday, his mother throws herself from her balcony. Adding to the misery, Roxy returns after being released from prison.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 31st January 2006
Time
10pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
David Threlfall Frank Gallagher
Gerard Kearns Ian Gallagher
Elliott Tittensor Carl Gallagher
Johnny Bennett Liam Gallagher
Rebecca Ryan Debbie Gallagher
Jody Latham Philip 'Lip' Gallagher
Rebecca Atkinson Karen Maguire
Samantha Siddall Mandy Maguire
Kelli Hollis Yvonne Karib
Dean Lennox Kelly Kev Ball
Maxine Peake Veronica Ball
Alice Barry Lillian Tyler
Maggie O'Neill Sheila Jackson
Jack Deam Marty Fisher
Marjorie Yates Carol Fisher
Lindsey Dawson Jez
Gillian Kearney Sue
Guest cast
Maxton G Beesley Funeral Director
Paul Copley Norman Owens
Jill Halfpenny Roxy Benson
Rob James Collier (as Rob Collier) Stud
Writing team
Daniel Brocklehurst Writer
Jim Poyser Script Editor
Production team
Jim O'Hanlon Director
John Griffin Producer
George Faber Executive Producer
Charles Pattinson Executive Producer
Paul Abbott Executive Producer
Matt Jones Executive Producer
Mark Thornton Editor
Jim Glen Production Designer
Murray Gold Composer
Tim Phillips Composer
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