Shameless Season 9 is set to feature former Friends star Courteney Cox. The actress will join the cast to play a character that will have heavy interaction with Lip.
According to an August 24 report by People Magazine, Courteney Cox will guest star on Shameless for Season 9, and will play a struggling actress who hires fan favorite character, Lip (Jeremy Allen White) to be her new sober coach/sponsor.
As many fans already know, Courteney Cox's biggest role was playing Monica Gellar on NBC's juggernaut sitcom, Friends. The actress played the character for 10 seasons and starred alongside Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Matthew Perry, David Schwimmer, and Matt LeBlanc.
She later moved on to another series, Cougar Town, which aired from 2009-2015 on ABC and TBS. She played the character of Jules, a divorced woman with another group of eccentric friends who liked to stir up trouble.
Meanwhile, Shameless fans will also be seeing actress Katey Sagal during Shameless Season 9. The actress is known for many television roles, such as playing Peg Bundy on Married with Children, Gemma on Sons of Anarchy, and Cate on the series 8 Simple Rules, where she starred alongside Big Bang Theory fan favorite, Kaley Cuoco, and John Ritter, before his tragic and untimely death.