Shameless to return to Showtime in January

Frank-Gallagher-ShamelessThe second season of comedy drama Shameless will launch on Showtime in January the broadcaster has revealed.
Fans of the comedy drama can look forward to its return for a second series on Sunday 8th January. Shameless is a remake of the British drama, of the same name, created by Paul Abbott and airs on Channel Four in the UK. The 8th season of Shameless is currently airing on Channel Four with a ninth confirmed for next year.
The American remake stars William H. Macy, Emmy Rossum, Joan Cusack, Ethan Cutkosky, Jeremy Allen White and Cameron Monaghan. The series is produced by John Wells – who helped develop the remake – and Paul Abbott along with Andrew Stearn.
The first episode of Shameless was the highest watched series premier on Showtime since 2003 and the first season drew mostly positive reviews.