When does «Shameless» season 5 start? The show was announced to be renewed (by Showtime). You can watch new episodes in 2014. Premiere air date is known.
Pilot episode: January 9, 2011
Creator: Paul Abbott
Season 1 Episode 1: 0.98 million U.S. viewers
Season 4 Episode 1: 1.69 million U.S. viewers
As soon as the fourth season of «Shameless» television series had started, the show was announced to be renewed for its fifth season.
Such a prompt decision was caused by the increase of its fans’ amount by 8 % in comparison with the last season’s premiere. 12 new episodes have been ordered, the first of which is to premiere in January 11, 2015.
The contractual agreements with the new actors have been extended immediately for one more year, however, the experts believe the fifth season won’t be the last one. The show should become successful as its fans’ support increases! Bravo «Shameless»! Bravo Showtime!