Hooray for negotiation through the media! Shameless star Emmy Rossum rightfully made headlines last week with word of a salary lower than supporting co-star William H. Macy, negotiations of which had held up an eighth season. Now, Rossum appears to have earned her raise, promising to return for Shameless Season 8 production in 2017.
Little in America went the way people expected in Election 2016, and anyone watching Stephen Colbert’s live 2016 Showtime special can certainly attest to that. The mood was one of shock, far more than laughter, but leave it to Colbert to still get audiences on their feet with a rousing, sober (barely) assessment of the world going forward.