‘Shameless’ Renewed For Season 9 By Showtime

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On the heels of the strong Season 8 premiere of
Shameless on Sunday, Showtime has renewed its longest-running and top-rated series for a ninth season. The entire cast, led by William H. Macy and Emmy Rossum, is set to return. On Sunday, Shameless drew 1.86 million Live+Same Day viewers to its 9 PM premiere episode, up 50% from the Season 7 premiere. It ranked as Shameless' second highest-rated premiere ever, only behind S3, and the best overall Shameless telecast since…