Genre: Comedy, Drama
Creators: John Wells, Paul Abbott
Stars: Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, Ethan Cutkosky
Release Date: 9 January 2011 (USA)
Runtime: 46 min
Series is about Irish American family living in Chicago. Family includes alcoholic father Frank (William H. Macy), elder daughter Fiona (Emmy Rossum), four son Lip (Jeremy Allen White), Ian (Cameron Monaghan), Carl (Ethan Cutkosky), and Liam and youngest daughter Debbie (Emma Kenney). Fiona is trying to make balance between her work, sex and family life while raising the five siblings.Every new episode brings something crazier within the family. Their neighbor Kevin Ball (Steve Howey) and Veronica Fisher (Shanola Hampton) are also part of their family and owns a bar that they operate along with Russian illegal immigrant Svetlana (Isidora Goreshter).