Netflix is a movie and television show streaming site that charges a monthly fee for users to access thousands of movies and television shows. The fee, for many is well worth the hours of entertainment that Netflix provides. One of the more popular shows on Netflix is Shameless.
Shameless is a television show that aires on Showtime. There are currently seven episodes of Shameless that have been produced and aired on showtime. Six of these seven seasons are streaming on Netflix for fans to watch as often as they want. This is a great thing because now fans of Shameless can watch episodes from previous seasons while they wait for the new episodes of season seven to be aired. The show shameless is a comedy as well as a drama. The show depicts the happenings in the life of an alcoholic single father who has six kids. Due to his drinking, the six kids practically raise themselves in Chicago. With season seven of Shameless making its way onto televisions across the country, viewers of shameless on Netflix are going to start asking the big question: When will Shameless season seven be on Netflix?”
When Will Shameless Season 7 Be On Netflix?
In order to find out when season seven will be on Netflix, we need to look at the past release dates of television shows on showtime, and how that release date compares to the release of the show on Netflix. Previous shows on Showtime that have made their way to Netflix have taken around 11 months after their original release date to be released on Netflix. Season seven of shameless was aired on October 2, 2016. This release date means that Shameless season 7 will more than likely be released on Netflix sometime around August 2017. This date may seem like a long way away, however, when you look at the date of the season seven finale, it will only be about six and a half months until we get to see season seven on Netflix. Comment below if you want season seven of shameless to be on Netflix as soon as possible.
Shameless Season 8 Confirmed by Showtime
Season 8 of Shameless has been a mystery for quite a while now, however it has finally been confirmed by Showtime. There will be an eighth season of Shameless on television. What does this mean for Netflix? Being that Netflix is already streaming the first seven seasons of Shameless, it is extremely likely that Netflix will begin streaming Shameless season 8. The Netflix release date for Shameless season 8 will be able to be approximated as soon as we know the premier date for season 8 on Showtime. Check back in a few months to find out when Shameless season 8 will be streaming on Netflix.
Shameless Season 8 Update 2-14-17
Shameless season 8 is a sure thing and will begin filming in a few months. This means that soon enough we will be blessed with new episodes of Shameless to binge. We are still yet to see Shameless season 7 streaming on Netflix but we do not expect to see that happen until late summer 2017. This is perfect because that means we will be able to binge season 7 about a month before the premier of shameless season 8 on Showtime. We are expecting the premier of Shameless season 8 on Showtime to be right around November or December 2017. With this approximate air date more or less a sure thing, we can finally make an educated guess and approximate the release date of Shameless season 8 on Netflix.
Will Netflix Pick Up Shameless After it is Cancelled on Television?
Shameless has become a great show that is nearly worshiped by fans of the show across the country. Netflix members especially love this hilarious show and are constantly pining for more episodes of the show to be released on Netflix. With Shameless gaining so much momentum in recent months it seems as though there will always be a demand for more episodes of Shameless. If showtime leaves an open ended finale to the show whenever they decide to cancel the show, Netflix would have an opportunity to add a great new original show to their arsenal. Netflix is already streaming seasons one through seven of Shameless and with season 8 recently being confirmed, we will also likely see an eighth season of Shameless on Netflix. Whether or not Netflix acquires the show Shameless is dependent on how showtime decides to finish up the show on Television. If the ending is open ended, Netflix could pick up the show or even create a spin off. If the show comes to a defined end with no room for continuation, there could still be a spin off created from Shameless on Netflix. Comment below if you think Netflix should pick up Shameless if it is canceled on Showtime.