Throughout 9 seasons of Shameless, oldest sibling Fiona Gallagher has dated her share of less-than-ideal males. Out of the eight guys she has had a relationship with all through the collection, Reddit followers voted ex-husband Gus Pfender, ex-fiance Sean Pierce, and ex-boyfriend Ford Kellogg, with Jimmy (Steve) Lishman as an honorable point out because the worst guys Fiona has ever dated.
Fiona Gallagher and Gus Pfender’s short-lived marriage
In Shameless Season 5, Fiona Gallagher (Emmy Rossum) met musician Gus Pfender (Steve Kazee) at a bar, and the 2 instantly hit it off. After solely per week of courting, the couple rapidly married.
However, she cheated on him with ex-boyfriend Jimmy/Steve (Justin Chatwin) and her boss, Sean (Dermot Mulroney). The oldest Gallagher finally confessed her affairs to her husband, and he pretended to her again, solely to humiliate her by performing an insulting music titled, “F**k You, Fiona” on stage.
He returned on the finish of Season 6, wanting a divorce in addition to his grandmother’s ring again. However, the eldest Gallagher pawned it in an try to purchase the household home.
Unable to retrieve the ring, Sean purchased it and proposed to Fiona, in entrance of her soon-to-be ex-husband, with it. Even although Gus’ type and calm nature appeared like a pleasant break from the opposite imply guys Fiona has dated, the publicly embarrassing music he sang for her turned followers in opposition to him. They additionally thought he was “classless” and didn’t care for his or her rushed marriage.
Sean Pierce left Fiona Gallagher on the altar
While nonetheless married to Gus, the oldest Gallagher started flirting with recovering heroin addict and then-manager of Patsy’s Pies, Sean Pierce (Dermot Mulroney). Also married, he admitted he preferred Fiona however couldn’t be along with her. Additionally, he revealed he murdered a person whereas excessive on heroin.
In the next season, the 2 started hanging out extra and Sean helped her youthful brother, Carl (Ethan Cutkosky), get out of the drug business. The couple additionally deliberate on marrying till Frank (William H. Macy) revealed her fiancé relapsed. Sean then determined to signal over possession of the restaurant to Fiona and go away city.
He returned in Season Eight to make amends with Fiona for leaving her on the altar and supplied to repay her for the marriage. The oldest Gallagher declined and revealed she nonetheless had emotions for him.
However, he introduced he remarried his ex-wife and solely needed to scrub the slate earlier than beginning a brand new life with Lina. Several followers strongly “disliked” Sean for “planning on marrying Fiona while actively using heroin.”
Additionally, he left her alone on the altar after which “ghosted” her till he needed to make amends to start out a life with another person. Viewers additionally didn’t take pleasure in watching the connection as they felt the 2 “lacked chemistry.”
Fiona Gallagher discovered Ford Kellogg had a household
In Season 8, Fiona met Irish carpenter Ford Kellogg (Richard Flood) when he labored on her constructing. He initially didn’t have any romantic curiosity within the oldest Gallagher as he deemed her “complicated.”
After discovering out that Ford fathered a number of kids for lesbian moms, she confronted the carpenter over his “complicated” remark. He proved he knew extra about her background than she realized, after which the 2 entered an off-the-cuff sexual relationship.
As their bond strengthened, Ford started giving Fiona business recommendation, and so they practically took their situationship to the following degree. However, the restaurant proprietor discovered that Ford had a spouse and a baby.
Even although the carpenter insisted he and his spouse have been separated and solely lived collectively for the kid, Fiona drove away hysterically crying and crashed right into a parked automobile.
Debbie (Emma Kenney) helped her sister get revenge and had her buddies tie the carpenter to a billboard together with his pants down. While Ford was good, many followers thought he “sucked” and located him “boring.” They additionally didn’t respect him lying about Patty being his mother.
Additionally, many viewers felt like he harm Fiona essentially the most as they suppose he’s a “piece of s**t” and imagine there’s “something cold about him.” Out of the followers who voted, the bulk forged theirs towards Ford as they suppose he’s the worst man Fiona has dated.