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“Survivors” is the ninth episode of Season 11 of the U.S. version of Shameless.


Frank tries to plan one last heist; Lip and Brad discover who owns BornFree; Mickey and Ian learn the truth about Terry; Liam tries to find a new place to live; Kevin watches Gemma and Amy while running the Alibi; Carl reunites with an old partner.




Main Cast


  • Due to his father's death, Mickey breaks down despite Terry's treatment of him.
  • Tipping returns in this episode.
  • It is revealed that Brad and Lip stole from the Baggio Family, a prominent mafia family.
  • Frank suffering from his dementia continues.
    • It is shown that Kermit and Kevin are aware of Frank's condition.
  • It's revealed that the Milkovich family all left after Terry died.
  • Liam continues to worry if he will be homeless.
    • Lip assures Liam that if they do sell the house then Liam will stay with them.
  • Ian and Mickey learn that Terry was once a good man who wasn't always a racist.
    • It's suggested that his failed relationship with Rachel and her marrying a black man led to his becoming a racist.
  • After Terry's body is taken to a mass grave, Ian and Mickey locate the box, pour gasoline on it and burn it to give Terry the cremation that he wanted.
  • Liam and Carl mention about Carl's time in Juvie.
  • Mickey implies that he does not know who his mother really is.