"I Am a Storm" is the fourth episode of Season 7 of Shameless US. It aired on October 23rd, 2016 on Showtime with an attraction of 1.38 million viewers. This episode was directed by Emmy Rossum, who plays Fiona.
Out of rehab, Lip ponders his next move. Ian is adjusting to his new career and new prospects. Debbie is "daydreaming". Carl is more determined than ever. Fiona just keeps running in place. Frank's shelter rules are debilitating.
Frank worries that he and his new family will lose their Home for the Homeless shelter, so he plans a little goodwill for the neighborhood. Fiona drums up business by throwing a speakeasy party at Patsy's Pies including now keeping the restaurant open 24 hours. Lip learns the truth of his new job to even getting a promotion. Ian meets a new love interest named Trevor who then finds out he is transgender, but the result of an argument leads to Ian being more educated of his own sexuality. Kev, V, and Svetlana fight over whether if it is safe to leaving their children with Svetlana's father, Yvon. Carl spends time with Dominque's father who also gives him advice to enter military school if wanting to pursue a career in law enforcement. When having a difficult time finding a job to even missing a job interview at the local donut shop, Debbie in last resorts attempts to get a job at the Alibi, but gets "advice" from Svetlana to find a new love interest and "advertise" herself.
- William H. Macy - Frank Gallagher
- Emmy Rossum - Fiona Gallagher
- Cameron Monaghan - Ian Gallagher
- Jeremy Allen White - Phillip Gallagher
- Ethan Cutkosky - Carl Gallagher
- Emma Kenney - Debbie Gallagher
- Shanola Hampton - Veronica Fisher
- Steve Howey - Kevin Ball
- Isidora Goreshter - Svetlana Yevgenivna