Jeremy Allen White

Jeremy Allen White is an American film and television actor. He is best known for playing Phillip "Lip" Gallagher on the Showtime dramedy series Shameless.
White has appeared in several films including Beautiful Ohio, The Speed of Life, Afterschool, Twelve, and After Everything.

Early life

Prior to meeting each other, White's parents had both moved to New York City to pursue careers in acting, his mother from North Carolina. 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. White got the job to play Phillip "Lip" Gallagher on Shameless right out of high school.

Personal life

White has a child with actress Addison Timlin. Their daughter, Ezer Billie White, was born on October 20, 2018. The couple married on October 18, 2019.




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