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Emmy Rossum

Emmanuelle Grey "Emmy" Rossum (born September 12, 1986) is an American actress and singer-songwriter. She first starred in a string of movies including Songcatcher (2000), An American Rhapsody, (2001) and Passionada (2002). However, it was her role in Mystic River (2003) that garnered her wider recognition. She then starred in the blockbuster film The Day After Tomorrow (2004) and received critical acclaim for her performance in The Phantom of the Opera (2004). She has since starred in Poseidon (2006), Dragonball: Evolution, (2009) and Dare (2009). In 2007, Rossum released her debut album, Inside Out. She also released a Christmas EP the same year titled Carol of the Bells. She currently stars on the Showtime dramedy Shameless, as Fiona Gallagher. Rossum was born in New York City, the only child of Cheryl, a single mother who worked as a corporate photographer and an investment banker. She was named after her grandfather, whose first name was Emanuel, using the feminine spelling Emmanuelle. She is the niece of Vera Wang, to whom she is related by marriage. Her mother is Jewish and her father is Protestant. Rossum's parents divorced before she was born and she only met her father

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Emmy Rossum -- Oh Great, Look What You Started ... aka Watch Yer Ass Kim Jong-un!

Emmy Rossum
Oh Great, Look What You Started, aka ... Watch Yer Ass Kim Jong-un!

Emmy Rossum weighed in on the music reunion she’d like to see -- Spice Girls, Abba, O-Town ... y'know real virtuoso stuff. Also, Harv thinks he can go all 007 on Kim Jong-un. Yeah, there's… READ MORE >

Emmy Rossum -- Real Knicks Fans ... DON'T ROOT FOR THE NETS!

Emmy Rossum
Real Knicks Fans ... DON'T ROOT FOR THE NETS!

Emmy Rossum is a die hard Knicks fan ... DIE HARD ... and she doesn't take kindly to people who jumped ship to root for the Nets because Jay Z told them to. Rossum was at LAX this weekend --… READ MORE >

- 115 days ago
Emmy Rossum -- I Might Be Gluten-Free, But I'm Still a Hot Date!

Emmy Rossum
I Might Be Gluten-Free But I'm Still a Hot Date!

Going out with a girl with dietary restrictions can be tough on a guy, but when that girl is Emmy Rossum ... guys get over it QUICK. Our photog in NYC caught the "Shameless" star out and about… READ MORE >

- 118 days ago
Emmy Rossum -- I Know Who Ron Jeremy Is, BUT ...

Emmy Rossum
I Know Who Ron Jeremy Is, BUT ...

Emmy Rossum totally admitted she knows who porn megastar Ron Jeremy is, but swears it's not from porn. Hmm ... this excuse seems tough to swallow.Check out TMZ on TV -- click here to see your… READ MORE >

- 524 days ago
Emmy Rossum Divorce -- 5-Figure Settlement

Emmy Rossum Divorce -- 5-Figure Settlement

Emmy Rossum's divorce is certainly not in the Kelsey Grammer territory ... for a mere $57,000, Emmy is now a free woman. Emmy secretly married Justin Siegel in February, 2008. Under the terms of… READ MORE >

- 1289 days ago
Jordana vs. Emmy: Who'd You Rather?

Jordana vs. Emmy
Who'd You Rather?

Brunette beauties Jordana Brewster, 30, and Emmy Rossum, 24, both frolicked together at the same event in L.A. this week.Question is... READ MORE >

- 1330 days ago
Jessica vs. Alexis vs. Emmy: Who'd You Rather?

Jessica vs. Alexis vs. Emmy
Who'd You Rather?

"Gossip Girl" star Jessica Szohr, former "Gilmore Girls" chick Alexis Bledel and "Poseidon" actress Emmy Rossum posed together at the same event in NYC on Tuesday.Question is ... READ MORE >

- 1478 days ago

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