• Jeremy Allen White was born in 1991 in Brooklyn, New York City, USA
• He is best known for his role as Lip Gallagher in “Shameless” and Kevin in “Movie 43”
• His net worth is estimated to be over $2 million
• He is dating fellow actress Emma Greenwell, who he met while on “Shameless”
• He is active on social media, and has 1.7 million followers on Instagram

Known for movies

Short Info

FactIn 2009, Mr. White contributed artistically to an untitled film project by the avant-garde European director Billy Rayner. It is currently on hiatus.

Who is Actor Jeremy Allen White?

Jeremy Allen White was born on 18 February 1991, in Brooklyn, New York City USA, and is best known as the actor who portrayed Lip Gallagher in “Shameless”, a worldwide critically acclaimed television series, and Kevin in “Movie 43”. In addition, White works as a writer, with his work including “The Fourth”.

Net Worth

So just how rich is Jeremy Allen White as of mid-2018? According to authoritative sources, the actor has a net worth of over $2 million, with his wealth being accumulated from his 12 year-long career in the previously mentioned fields. However, there’s no further information regarding Jeremy’s assets, such as his houses and cars.

Ethnicity, Parents and Family

When it comes to White’s ethnicity, he is Caucasian, with blue eyes and light brunette hair. Prior to meeting each other, both of Jeremy’s parents moved to New York to pursue their acting careers, and eventually married, but subsequently put their acting careers to an end. Reportedly, Jeremy was interested in dancing from an early age, and performed jazz, ballet and tap, but aged only 13, he decided that he preferred acting over dancing, and shortly after matriculating from high school, he got his first acting gig..

Career: Early Days

Jeremy made his acting debut with the role of Jack Phelps in an episode of “Conviction” in 2006, then portrayed young Clive in “Beautiful Ohio”, getting a chance to collaborate with actors such as William Hurt, Rita Wilson and Brett Davern. In the following year, White appeared in two episodes of “Law & Order”, which played a significant role in White’s career development, as he went on to appear in “Afterschool”, starring alongside Ezra Miller, which follows the story of an internet addicted teen who captures the drug overdose of two girls, and was rewarded with a Special Award for Special Jury Prize for Experimental Narrative, in addition to being nominated for nine awards such as Golden Camera, Un Certain Regard Award, and Grand Special Prize.

Latter Career

In 2010, Jeremy had an appearance in “Twelve”, the action crime movie which follows the story of  a drug dealer whose life is dismantled when his best friend is arrested for his cousin’s murder, and in the same year he was a guest star in an episode of “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”. In 2011, Jeremy started his most prominent project – “Shameless” – the story of a family consisting of an alcoholic father and his children, portraying Lip Gallagher, one of the main characters and collaborating with William H. Macy, Emmy Rossum, Ethan Cutkosky and Shanola Hampton. The series received an overwhelmingly positive response, winning awards such as Primetime Emmy award, Actor award and BMI Cable Award in addition to being nominated for 58 more awards, such as a Golden Globe. In 2013, the actor portrayed Kevin in “Movie 43”, working alongside Dennis Quaid, Greg Kinnear and Charlie Saxton, and in “Bad Turn Worse” he played the role of Bobby, opposite Mackenzie Davis and Logan Huffman.

Future Projects

When it comes to this actor’s future projects, his movie “Viena and the Fantomes”, is yet to be released, scheduled for late 2018, and in addition has worked on the short movie entitled “Cornflower”, which will also be released in 2018. Besides that, “You Can’t Win”, in which he plays one of the main characters is in post-production.

Girlfriend Emma Greenwell

When it comes to Jeremy’s relationship status, he is dating fellow actress, Emma Greenwell, with whom he works on “Shameless”. Reportedly, the couple has been together since 2011, when they both began working on the mentioned series, in which their characters were also romantically involved. There were several rumors regarding their marriage, however, it seems that White and his girlfriend don’t plan on getting married soon.

Social Media

Being in the entertainment field, Jeremy is naturally also active on social media, and uses his accounts communicate with his fans. He is active on Twitter and Instagram, and is followed by 1.7 million people on the latter. The actor often shares photos of himself and his girlfriend.

General Info

Full NameJeremy Allen White


NominationsCritics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
MoviesSummer Snow, Bad Turn Worse, Movie 43, The Time Being, Twelve, Afterschool, Reggie's Prayer, Paper Dream
TV ShowsShameless

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1In 2009, Mr. White contributed artistically to an untitled film project by the avant-garde European director Billy Rayner. It is currently on hiatus.




You Can't Win2016Smiler
Rob the Mob2014Robert Uva
Bad Turn Worse2013Bobby
Movie 432013Kevin (segment "Homeschooled")
The Time Being2012Gus
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2010TV SeriesMichael Parisi
Gloria & Eric2009ShortEric
The Fourth2008ShortRyan
Law & Order2007-2008TV SeriesAndy Steel / Jeremy
The Speed of Life2007Sammer
Aquarium2007ShortDavid (as Jeremy White)
Beautiful Ohio2006Young Clive (as Jeremy White)
Conviction2006TV SeriesJack Phelps
Viena and the Fantomes2017completed
Shameless2011-2016TV SeriesLip Gallagher


The Fourth2008Short written by


The Fourth2008Short executive producer


Shameless: Season 4, Being Gallagher2014Video shortHimself
Shameless: Season 4, Shameless Neighbors2014Video shortHimself
Shameless Season 3: A Lip Off the Old Block2013Video documentary shortHimself
Shameless Season 3: A Messy Triangle - Lip, Karen and Mandy2013Video documentary shortHimself
Big Morning Buzz Live2012-2013TV SeriesHimself
Shameless Season 3 Sneak Peek: Even More Shameless2012Video shortHimself
Sibling Rivalry: A Shameless Actor Discussion2012Video shortHimself
Bringing Shameless to America2011Video shortHimself
Shameless: Bringing the Fun to Dysfunctional2011Video shortHimself
Shameless: Season 2 Sneak Peak - One Hot Summer2011Video shortHimself


Nominated Awards

2014Critics' Choice TV AwardCritics Choice Television AwardsBest Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesShameless (2011)
2014OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesShameless (2011)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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