Actress Emma Kenney on starring as Debbie Gallagher in “Shameless”

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Born in Manhattan, raised in New Jersey, Emma Kenney realized her passion for performing at age four.

At age 9 she directed her first movie, “The New Girl in Town”, which was honored as a finalist at the 2009 New Jersey International Film Festival, making Emma the youngest filmmaker ever to receive that honor. Currently, she stars as Debbie Gallagher in “Shameless.”

You can catch “Shameless” Sunday nights at 9pm on Showtime.