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Imagine that! Emmy Rossum's poised, pretty demeanor almost cost her a starring role on Showtime's hit Shameless, she reveals in a new interview with Manhattan magazine. "They didn't want to see me; they wouldn't even [let me] audition," the 26-year-old starlet said of the show's producers. "They thought my image too glamorous, that I couldn't not be pretty." But Rossum, who rose to fame in dramatic roles opposite gritty leading men like Sean Penn in Mystic River and Gerard Butler in The Phantom of the Opera, was determined [...] »

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