‘The Conners’ is about to get a double dose of ‘Shameless.’ Emma Kenney spoke EXCLUSIVELY with HL about welcoming fellow ‘Shameless’ star Noel Fisher to the present and what’s forward for Harris.
“I used to be so excited to listen to that Noel [Fisher] was going to be becoming a member of The Conners for a couple of episodes as a result of I really like him,” Emma Kenney informed HollywoodLife on the Television Critics Association winter press tour. “I’ve grown up with him and it was so nice to be able to take him under my wing. It’s always scary for somebody to come guest star. I’d like to hope he was happy that I was there to welcome him in.” Noel shall be enjoying the grownup model of Dan’s grownup half-brother, Ed. The information was first reported by our sister website TVLine.
Emma and Noel are additionally each at the moment starring on the hit Showtime collection Shameless, which was simply renewed for an 11th and remaining season. They’ve performed Debbie Gallagher and Mickey Milkovich because the present’s premiere in 2011. Emma was the primary Shameless star to affix The Conners. She performs Harris, the daughter of Darlene and David.
The 20-year-old actress additionally revealed what’s subsequent for Harris when the present returns on Jan. 21. “She is always up to something,” Emma teased. “She always has some kind of hustle going. She’s always trying to make money in some way, which is cool. I totally respect that. She’s once again looking for a job, but she’s looking for more of a 9-to-5 day job rather than selling weed brownies in school like she was doing a few episodes earlier.”
Emma has been pulling double responsibility on each The Conners and Shameless. Going forwards and backwards between enjoying Debbie and Harris has turn out to be fairly seamless for Emma. “People always ask if I get confused. I try not to,” Emma stated. “I used to be capturing each on the similar time for a time frame. I simply wrapped Shameless a couple of weeks in the past, so I’m simply doing The Conners now. But we shoot each of them at Warner Brothers and I simply attempt to keep centered and within the second and simply not memorize each on the similar time, if that is sensible.” The Conners season 2 airs Tuesdays at eight p.m. on ABC.