Emma Kenney

Emma Kenney is a popular young American Actress and screenwriter famous for her role as Deborah Debbie Gallagher on Shameless and as Harris Conner Healy in the 10th season of the family Sitcom Roseanne and also in its spin-off continuation. Her net worth is $ 5 million.


She was born on 14th September 1999 in Manhattan, New York, US. Her biological parents are Gillian Kenney who is a criminal guard legal advisor and Kevin Kenney who is a game author who once composed for the New York Post.  


When she was just 9 years old, she was the youngest filmmaker who is a finalist at the New Jersey International Film Festival at Rutgers University. Before that, she made several appearances in short television films. When she was attending the Park middle school in Scotch Plains, New Jersey, and was 10 years old, she appeared as Debbie Gallagher in the drama titled Shameless. She played the for ten consequent years.

She has also appeared in a short film named Lyre Liar that is directed by James Perkins. In 2013, she gave her voice to the movie Epic for the Marigold girl character. Also, she gave her voice to the character Sarma in the film My Love affair with Marriage in 2017. She has also given her voice in Three little puppets as Nicole in 2009. In 2011, she acted in an episode of the HBO prohibition drama “Broadwalk Empire.

Some of the most popular television work of her includes Green Apples in 2009, Day Camp in 2009, Broadwalk Empire in 2011, Roseanne in 2018, Shameless from 2011 to 2021, and The Conners from 2018 to till now.

Her debut movie was Lure Liar in 2008. Then she appeared in several other movies including Bittersweet in 2008, A (Not So) Civil Union in 2009, Robert the Bruce in 2019, and murder at Emigrant Gulch in 2021.

Apart from being a big television actress, she is also a gifted screenwriter and has written the scripts for more than 50 short films. She has also directed 20 short movies.


When she was just 4 years old, she started taking improv classes and started working in several commercials. She is a high school graduate and completes her graduation from Oak Park High School. She also attended park middle school.


According to reports she is straight but does not have a boyfriend. Though there were rumors present that she is in a relationship with her colleague but she never talk about any relationship with her.