Showtime has ordered new seasons of two of its original series. The comedy Shameless will return for a 12-episode fifth season next year, continuing the adventures of Frank Gallagher’s (William H. Macy) dysfunctional family. The show is currently in its fourth season, airing on Sunday nights on the pay-cable network. Additionally, Showtime has also ordered a 12-episode fourth season of the comedic drama series House of Lies. The show stars Don Cheadle as en elite consultant, with Kristen Bell, Ben Schwartz, and Josh Lawson rounding out the supporting cast. Season three of House of Lies is also currently airing on Showtime.
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