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 8, Episode 3

Grim footage of Frank on his stag night shocks Libby back to reality, while Frank is still completely lost in his own sci-fi odyssey.

Further details

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

When the local school fails its Ofsted report, Shane discovers a new venture for the Maguires - school security.

Mickey's anxious when his sadistic gay pen pal Timmy is released from prison.

Avril's attempts to help Mimi back to full health leave Mimi confused by this newfound female attention.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 12th January 2011
Time
10pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
David Threlfall Frank Gallagher
Elliott Tittensor Carl Gallagher
Annabelle Apsion Monica Gallagher
Tina Malone Mimi Maguire
Rebecca Atkinson Karen Maguire
Nicky Evans Shane Maguire
Ciaran Griffiths Mickey Maguire
Aaron McCusker Jamie Maguire
Sally Carman Kelly-Marie Ball
Alice Barry Lillian Tyler
Pauline McLynn Libby Croker
Qasim Akhtar Chesney Karib
Valerie Lilley Patty Croker
Karen Bryson Avril Powell
Emmanuel Ighodaro Jackson Powell
Guest cast
Jordan Hill Jude
John Paul Hurley Timmy
Dominic Crolla Father Dooley
Jayne Sheldon Linda
Writing team
Kevin Erlis Writer
Saskia Abbott Script Editor
Production team
Lawrence Till Director
Lawrence Till Producer
George Faber Executive Producer
Charles Pattinson Executive Producer
Paul Abbott Executive Producer
David Threlfall Executive Producer
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