Things begin spiralling out of control when Steve discovers the affair, and the penny finally drops for Lip when she dumps him, leading to a violent showdown between him and Frank.Meanwhile, Yvonne Karib (Kelli Hollis) discovers Kash is having an affair with Ian after watching the shop's CCTV footage, but they are both shocked by her reaction.The pair are chased back to Chatsworth by Monica and her lesbian lover, Norma Starkey (Dystin Johnson), leading to a rollercoster of emotions within the fractured family.Meanwhile, Tony's love for Fiona reaches new depths when he asks her to marry him.Voice-over: Frank Gallagher It's Christmas in Chatsworth, and Kev and Lip rob a van load of meat to make a big profit on the estate.
However, Frank overhears and announces it to the entire pub...
But when she goes into labour at the Gallagher household with only Steve and Kash's mother by her side, there is a shock in store for all. Voice-over: Debbie Gallagher First appearance: Lillian Tyler Note: This is the only Christmas-themed episode of Shameless.
Neville Gallagher (John Woodvine), Frank's estranged father, arrives in Chatsworth to meet his new grandchildren.
including Veronica's mother, Carol Fisher (Marjorie Yates).
In a corner, Kev proposes to Veronica, and the pair plan a wedding on the cheap with the help of the Gallaghers, but Kev has failed to tell Veronica that he is already married and turns to Steve and Fiona for help.
When Fiona Gallagher's (Anne-Marie Duff) bag is stolen on a night out in Manchester, a handsome stranger called Steve Mc Bride (James Mc Avoy) comes to her rescue.