Emmy Rossum Biography: Net Worth, Age, Siblings, Instagram, Spouse, Height, Siblings, Movies & TV Shows, Wiki

June 1, 2024 0 Posted By Johnson Ajiboye

Emmy Rossum is a talented American actress, singer, and television director known for her versatility and dedication to her craft.

She has been in the industry for over twenty years and has heavily impacted it, captivating audiences with her powerful performances on screen and stage.


  • Full name: Emmanuelle Grey Rossum
  • Nickname: Emmy
  • Date of birth: September 12, 1986
  • Age: 38 years old
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of birth: New York City, New York, USA
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Actress, singer, television director
  • Height: 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm)
  • Parents: Cheryl Rossum (single mother)
  • Siblings: None
  • Spouse: Sam Esmail (married 2017)
  • Children: Daughter (born 2021), son (born 2023)
  • Relationship status: Married
  • Net worth: $12 million

Early Life and Education

Emmy Rossum, currently 38, was born in New York City on September 12, 1986, to a single mother, Cheryl Rossum, a corporate photographer.

She grew up in a Jewish household and identifies as Jewish. Rossum’s parents separated before her birth, and she met her father only twice.

She began singing at a young age, joining the Metropolitan Opera Children’s Chorus at seven. She attended the Spence School in Manhattan and later enrolled in the New York City Lab School for Performing Arts.

Personal Life

Emmy Rossum married writer and director Sam Esmail in 2017. The couple met on the set of the TV series Shameless and became engaged in 2015.

They have two children, a daughter born in 2021 and a son born in 2023. Rossum is open about her struggles with celiac disease and has been an advocate for awareness and research.

She is also involved with several charitable organizations, including the National Eating Disorders Association and the Rape Treatment Center at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center.


Emmy Rossum began her acting career at 15 with a television debut on “As the World Turns.”

She made her film debut in 2000’s “Songcatcher” and gained recognition for her roles in “The Day After Tomorrow” (2004) and “The Phantom of the Opera” (2004).

She starred as Fiona Gallagher in the TV series “Shameless” (2011-2019) and has appeared in various films and television shows throughout her career.

Rossum has also pursued a music career, releasing her debut album “Inside Out” in 2007 and “Sentimental Journey” in 2013.


  • Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy (2005)
  • Critics’ Choice Award for Best Young Actress (2005)
  • Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor (2005)

Net worth

Emmy Rossum’s net worth is estimated to be around $12 million, earned through her successful acting and music career.

Social Media

  • Instagram: @emmyrossum
  • Twitter: @emmyrossum


  • Songcatcher
  • The Day After Tomorrow
  • The Phantom of the Opera
  • Poseidon
  • Dragonball: Evolution
  • Beautiful Creatures
  • Comet
  • You’re Not You
  • Shameless


  • Inside Out
  • Sentimental Journey

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