Final Summer season, Emmy Rossum devastated Shameless followers when she introduced that she’d determined to depart the present. “Attempt not to think about me as gone,” she mentioned in a prolonged assertion saying the information. “Simply consider me as transferring down the block.” Now, in January 2019, we’re simply days away from the second half of her closing season. And whereas we won’t await the season to begin, we additionally do not wish to see her go! Based mostly on her clear downward spiral, it is arduous not to wonder if her character Fiona may die in the long run. Nevertheless, Rossum’s new interview with Form has given us a glimmer of hope.
Rossum is the cowl star for Form‘s January/February problem, wherein she, after all, talks lots about her wellness philosophy, her personal journey with well being and well-being, meal prep – the works. However there is a degree the place she talks at size about her departure from Shameless. “I made 110 episodes taking part in the character of Fiona, and it has been an unbelievable journey,” she advised the journal. “I’ve realized lots about myself as an individual and as an actor.” However maybe probably the most hopeful half is the place she insinuates that she might some day return, if all the celebs align in the proper method. “I wish to go away the present whereas I nonetheless adore it,” she mentioned, “and I do know the door is open to come back again if that feels proper.”
After all, Rossum’s resolution to depart the present is compounded by the consolation that she completed a lot whereas she was there. Positive, she banked 110 episodes, as she talked about, but it surely’s greater than that. “I am additionally extraordinarily pleased with what I used to be capable of accomplish off display, with my negotiation for equal pay and the impact that had on different girls within the business and generally.” For now, she’s happening to pursue new initiatives. “The best way I have a look at it’s that the tip of 1 factor is the start of one thing else,” she mused. “I could not be extra thrilled to spend time writing, directing, and seeing what different characters I wish to play. It is each scary and fantastic.”
Clearly, we want her one of the best on her pursuits – even when a really small a part of us hopes to see her within the Gallagher residence once more sometime.