Jeremy Allen White

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Jeremy Allen White
Jeremy Allen White, AT&T Center, 2013.jpg
Jeremy Allen White in 2013
Born (1991-02-17) February 17, 1991 (age 26)
Brooklyn, New York
Occupation Actor
Years active 2006–present

Jeremy Allen White (born February 17, 1991) is an American film and television actor. He is best known for playing Phillip "Lip" Gallagher on the acclaimed Showtime dramedy series Shameless.

White has appeared in several films including Beautiful Ohio, The Speed of Life, Afterschool and Twelve, currently filming "Shotgun"

Early life[edit]

Prior to meeting each other, White's parents had both moved to New York City to pursue careers in acting. After meeting, performing on stage together for several years, and marrying, the couple ended their acting careers and obtained jobs that would help them support their new family.

Throughout elementary school White was a dancer, specifically ballet, jazz, and tap. At the age of 13 upon entering a new middle school dance program he had a change of heart and decided to pursue acting.[1]



Year Title Role Notes
2006 Conviction Jack Phelps Episode "Deliverance"
2007-08 Law & Order Jeremy / Andy Steel 2 episodes
2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Michael Parisi Episode "Torch"
2011–present Shameless Phillip "Lip" Gallagher 70 episodes
Nominated- Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (2014)


Year Title Role Notes
2006 Beautiful Ohio Young Clive
2007 The Speed of Life Sammer
2008 Afterschool Dave
2010 Twelve Charlie
2012 The Time Being Gus
2012 Movie 43 Kevin Miller
2013 Bad Turn Worse Bobby
2014 Rob the Mob Robert Uva
2015 You Can't Win Smiler


  1. ^ Scharmett, Samantha. "Shameless: CM Interviews Jeremy Allen White". Retrieved 23 April 2013. 

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