Viewers initially hoped she'd find the love and success she seemingly deserved in the first few seasons, but her poor relationship choices and self-sabotaging behavior has since kept her from being a fan-favorite. Once beloved characters like Veronica and Ian have similarly suffered from weak character arcs which damaged their popularity, but Lip Gallagher has managed to remain the tragic hero viewers love to root for in spite of some of his more glaring failings. They seemed to spend all of their time together and share everything with each other, so they came off more like best friends than mere siblings. Despite their extremely close relationship, however, Lip failed to realize that Ian was actually solely attracted to men or that he was actually in a secret relationship with his married convenience store boss. It didn't take long for Lip to accept his brother, but it's still very surprising that Lip didn't guess his brother's preference earlier and that Ian didn't feel comfortable disclosing the truth upfront with his closest confidante. When Lip found out that Ian was attracted to other men, he wasn't initially supportive and didn't even fully believe his brother.
The Real Life Partners Of The Shameless Cast
Shameless is an American comedy-drama depicting the life of a blended family living in poverty in Chicago. Shameless covers everything from addiction to mental illness, and nearly anything else one can think of in terms of a dysfunctional family. The cast is filled with a wide variety of incredible actors, and the show has captured the hearts of many fans due to its raw emotion and complicated relationships. One such complicated relationship is the one between Mandy and Lip at the start of the show. Although he has incredible academic aptitude, he consistently makes poor choices that undermine his own interests. Many of those poor choices involve his love interests and romantic relationships.
Otis Explained His Real Relationship With Mandy Rose
And of course we always enjoy throwbacks, like Baywatch and Saved by the Bell. The show has a huge cult following, and deservedly so. It follows the ups and downs of the Gallagher family.
However, sometimes we get so lost in a series — especially after spending several days or weeks binge-watching, that we tend to forget they are actually just actors and actresses, and are usually living extremely different lives than the people they portray on-screen. Because of that reason alone we decided to make a list of some of the best characters on the show, to see what they are really like and really look like when they are not acting. The talented William H.