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Shameless: The Sins Of My Caretaker

When the city gives notice about the work they will be doing on the sewer line in the Gallaghers' backyard, Frank has to find Aunt Ginger before they do. Meanwhile, Fiona is getting picked on by her co-workers, while Debbie's getting bullied by two mean girls at the city pool; when Ned asks him to rob his house, Ian enlists Mickey's help; Jimmy has a hard time dealing with the revelation about his father; Sheila starts to have second thoughts about what she has started with Jody.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 3x5
Airdate: Sunday February 17th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

UK (MORE4) Feb 09, 2014
FI (Sub) Apr 16, 2014

Special Guest Stars
Joan CusackJoan Cusack
As Sheila Jackson

Guest Stars
Harry HamlinHarry Hamlin
As Lloyd "Ned" Lishman
Vanessa Bell CallowayVanessa Bell Calloway
As Carol Fisher
Julia DuffyJulia Duffy
As Candace Lishman
Eric EdelsteinEric Edelstein
As Bobby Mallison
Stephanie FantauzziStephanie Fantauzzi
As Estefania
Madison MoellersMadison Moellers
As Molly Milkovich
Rose AbdooRose Abdoo
As Dr. Vega
Keiko AgenaKeiko Agena
As Brittany Sturgess
Nicky KorbaNicky Korba
As Little Hank
J. Michael TrautmannJ. Michael Trautmann
As Iggy Milkovich
Roberta ValderramaRoberta Valderrama
As Princess
David Wells (1)David Wells (1)
As Father Pete
Madison CurtisMadison Curtis
As Mary-Kate

Co-Guest Stars
Steven DeRelianSteven DeRelian
As Dan
Michael Patrick McGillMichael Patrick McGill
As Tommy
Kerry OKerry O'Malley
As Kate
Maya Rose BerkoMaya Rose Berko
As Tall Girl
Lisa LinkeLisa Linke
As Netta
Main Cast
William H. MacyWilliam H. Macy
As Frank Gallagher
Emmy RossumEmmy Rossum
As Fiona Gallagher
Justin ChatwinJustin Chatwin
As Steve Wilton / Jimmy Lishman
Jeremy Allen WhiteJeremy Allen White
As Lip Gallagher
Ethan CutkoskyEthan Cutkosky
As Carl Gallagher
Shanola HamptonShanola Hampton
As Veronica Fisher
Steve HoweySteve Howey
As Kevin Ball
Emma KenneyEmma Kenney
As Debbie Gallagher
Cameron MonaghanCameron Monaghan
As Ian Gallagher
Noel FisherNoel Fisher
As Mickey Milkovich
Emma GreenwellEmma Greenwell
As Mandy Milkovich
Zach McGowanZach McGowan
As Jody Silverman


The scene opens a work crew marking an area to work. Frank is passed out on the lawn. Inside the house, Jimmy is attempting to pleasure Fiona, but has the fact that his dad is gay on his mind. She tells him that it is just sex and Jimmy says that he still can’t shake it. Fiona gets up and the work crew tells Fiona that they are going to be working on the sewer main. At Shelia’s, Chody puts up a sex swing and tells Shelia that they are going to be able to have fun. However, Sheila doesn’t like to be the submissive one. Molly gets up and Carl and he/she fight over the bathroom. Fiona tells him to use the bathroom downstairs. She asks Mandy when Molly is going to leave and Mandy tells her that as soon as they find someone to take her in. Fiona tells Mandy to tell Molly that she is actually a boy. ..

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Episode Notes
Ratings: 1.32 million viewers

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
5 Alarm MusicDown 'n Dirty 
Atonal ApplesWalking in the Dreamhouse 
Bang BangsBattles 
BosshouseStill My Hero 
Boy At The End of the WorldGraduation Day 
Brendan BensonThe Light of Day 
Brian TalentiFalling 
Dead Bundy and the Neat Neat NeatsMovie Monster 
El CaminoLawd Have Mercy 
Extreme MusicSaints Go Marching 
Freeplay MusicPlay the Game 
Officer RoselandJuggler's Despair 
Soho3Giant Hands 
Tanya BlairAtmosphere 
The TeethYour Feelings on Life 
Tenfold PigeonsStill As a Statue 
Toothpick WarriorsThe Store 
Trevor MenearPlates 
Unisex SalonHell No 
WatersTake Me Out To The Coast 
Wild YaksWidow 

Episode Quotes
Fiona: (to Molly) You're not a girl, honey. You're a boy who raised by a jacked up meth head of a mom. Who made you think you were a girl because she hates men.

Other Episode Crew

CreatorPaul Abbott
Executive ProducerJohn Wells  |  Mark Mylod  |  Andrew Stearn
Co-Executive ProducerMichael Hissrich  |  Krista Vernoff  |  Davey Holmes  |  Nancy Pimental
ProducerEtan Frankel
Co-ProducerSheila Callaghan  |  Princess O'Mahoney
Consulting ProducerMike O'Malley  |  Alex Borstein
Associate ProducerTerri Murphy
Production DesignerNina Ruscio
EditorRegis Kimble
CastingMelanie Burgess  |  John Levey  |  Jennifer Rudnicke  |  Mickie Paskal
Unit Production ManagerPrincess O'Mahoney
First Assistant DirectorGary Goldman
Second Assistant DirectorJohn Labrucherie
Music EditorMichael Alexander (1)
Music SupervisorAnn Kline
Costume DesignerLyn Paolo
Set DecoratorMatt Callahan
Property MasterRick Kerns
Production Sound MixerJoe Michalski
Script CoordinatorGregory Garvin
Director of PhotographyRodney Charters
Executive ConsultantPaul Abbott
Transportation CaptainHobart Lundt
Department Head HairSharon Rivera
Department Head Make-upTammy Ashmore
Supervising Re-recording MixerJason Brennan
Based On The Series Created ByPaul Abbott
Developed For American Television ByJohn Wells
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