Emmy Rossum is one of the most talented actors working in the industry right now. The American actress became a household name through her role as Fiona Gallagher in the US remake of the Shameless series. She is not just an actor as she is also a great singer which she has proven in the musical version of The Phantom of the Opera. So, if you like Rossum here are the best movies and shows starring Emmy Rossum you should check out.
10. Beautiful Creatures (Prime Video Premium Subscription)
Synopsis: When newcomer Lena Duchannes arrives in the small town of Gatlin she quickly captures the attention of Ethan Wate, who only wants to escape what he views as a boring and dead end town. He quickly gets more than he bargained for, as Lena possesses strange powers that have long kept her at a distance from others in her life. Lena and Ethan are drawn together, but their budding romance is threatened by the dangers posed by Lena’s being a Caster and her family’s Dark powers, for upon her sixteenth birthday Lena must undergo the Claiming, a process that will decide her fate forever: Light or Dark.
Oscar® nominated filmmaker Richard LaGravenese (The Fisher King) writes and directs this hauntingly intense coming-of-age story about two teenage star-crossed lovers with Oscar® winners Emma Thompson and Jeremy Irons, Oscar® nominee Viola Davis, Golden Globe nominee Emmy Rossum and more play the cursed denizens of the small-town in this supernatural love story.
9. Poseidon (Vix)
Synopsis: It’s New Year’s Eve on the luxury liner Poseidon. Partying voyagers toast the future. And then the future comes in a rush: a 150-foot rogue wave flips the cruise ship over…and a struggle to survive begins. Director Wolfgang Petersen (The Perfect Storm) returns to the sea with a thrill-packed, cutting-edge screen adaptation of Paul Gallico’s novel The Poseidon Adventure. Josh Lucas, Kurt Russell, Richard Dreyfuss, Emmy Rossum and more play passengers who must rely on each other as they seek safety through the water, flames and wreckage of an upside-down world.
8. You’re Not You (Hulu & Prime Video)
Synopsis: A drama centered on a classical pianist who has been diagnosed with ALS and the brash college student who becomes her caregiver.
7. The Phantom of the Opera (Prime Video Premium Subscription)
Synopsis: Deep in the passageways below the Paris Opera lives a lonely, talented, horribly disfigured man who revels in terrorizing the theater’s employees as The Phantom of the Opera. But when the masked Phantom sees young Christine Daaé, his heart melts. He secretly trains her, transforms her into a star … and loves her. But when she cannot return his affection, as her heart already belongs to another, all the pain that the Phantom has held within is revealed with horrifying results.
6. Cold Pursuit (HBO Max)
Synopsis: Cold Pursuit, an action thriller infused with irreverent humor, stars Liam Neeson as Nels Coxman, a family man whose quiet life with his wife (Laura Dern) is upended following the mysterious death of their son. Nels’ search for justice turns into a vengeful hunt for Viking (Tom Bateman), a drug lord he believes is connected to the death. As one by one each of Viking’s associates “disappear,” Nels goes from upstanding citizen to ice-cold vigilante, letting nothing — and no one — get in his way.
5. The Day After Tomorrow (Rent on Prime Video)
Synopsis: When a new global ice-age threatens the world, a climatologist tries to figure out a way to save humanity, and attempts to get to his young son in New York.
4. A Futile and Stupid Gesture (Netflix)
Synopsis: A Futile and Stupid Gesture is the story of comedy wunderkind Doug Kenney, who co-created the National Lampoon, Caddyshack, and Animal House. Kenney was at the center of the 70’s comedy counter-culture which gave birth to Saturday Night Live and a whole generation’s way of looking at the world.
3. Mystic River (HBO Max)
Synopsis: OSCAR WINNER:Best Actor – Sean PennBest Supporting Actor – Tim RobbinsNominated for six Academy Awards, including “Best Picture,” 2003’s “Mystic River” tells the the tale of three friends who grew up in working-class Boston and drifted apart after a terrible tragedy. Years later, brutal events reconnect them. Sean Penn (in his Oscar-winning role) is Jimmy Markum, whose 19-year-old daughter has been coldly murdered. Childhood friend David Boyle (Tim Robbins in his Oscar-winning role) is a suspect. And Sean Devine (Kevin Bacon), now a cop, scrambles to solve the crime before volatile Jimmy takes the law into his own hands. Working from Brian Helgeland’s adaptation of Dennis Lehane’s novel, director Clint Eastwood shapes a masterful, brooding thriller built on family, friends and innocence lost. Penn, Robbins and Bacon are joined by Laurence Fishburne, Marcia Gay Harden (who received an Oscar nom) and Laura Linney in one of the most powerful casts ever.
2. Angelyne (Peacock)
Synopsis: Angelyne, Peacock’s limited series about fame, identity, survival, billboards, Corvettes, lingerie, men, women, women teasing men, men obsessed with women, West Hollywood, crystals, UFOs, and most importantly of all, the self-proclaimed Rorschach test in pink, glow-in-the-dark queen of the universe, Angelyne, starring Emmy Rossum.
1. Shameless (Netflix, Paramount+ & Showtime)
Synopsis: Oscar®-nominated William H. Macy and Emmy Rossum star in this fiercely engaging and fearlessly twisted series. Chicagoan Frank Gallagher is the proud single dad of six smart, industrious, independent kids, who without him would be…perhaps better off. When Frank’s not at the bar spending what little money they have, he’s passed out on the floor. But the kids have found ways to grow up in spite of him. They may not be like any family you know, but they make no apologies for being exactly who they are.