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 6

Carl's 21st birthday is on the horizon and in an attempt to raise funds he sets up his own valet service.

Further details

Shameless. Image shows from L to R: Kermit (Paul Kaye), Carl Gallagher (Elliott Tittensor). Copyright: Company Pictures.

Impressed with Carl's work, Jamie offers him a job with the Maguires. Carl loves his status as a Maguire employee especially as he's able to attract Sita's attention.

Meanwhile, Kelly is furious when she discovers Shane has been filtering money from their joint account to the family business and determines to get the money back.

Avril and Mimi are becomingly neighbourly exchanging dinner invites, but Jackson manages to irritate everyone. And strapped for cash, Chesney reluctantly goes along with Mickey's idea to set up a gay hotline.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 18th January 2011
Time
10pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
David Threlfall Frank Gallagher
Elliott Tittensor Carl 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
Kira Martin Letitia Powell
Emmanuel Ighodaro Jackson Powell
Aysha Kala Sita Desai
Robbie Conway Aiden Croker
Guest cast
Paul Kaye Kermit
Writing team
Saskia Abbott Script Editor
Darren Fairhurst Writer
Production team
Metin Hüseyin Director
Lawrence Till Producer
George Faber Executive Producer
Charles Pattinson Executive Producer
Paul Abbott Executive Producer
David Threlfall Executive Producer
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