Shanola Hampton is an American actress. She started her acting career in the early 2000s. During her beginnings, she had guest appearances in the shows Reba, Strong Medicine, and Scrubs. She next had recurring roles in Related and Miami Medical. In the movies, she made her debut in 2005’s The Mostly Unfabulous Social Life of Ethan Green. She next had roles in the films The Hanged Man and You Again. Her first mainstream role was as Veronica Fisher in the Showtime series Shameless, which she has been playing since 2011. Simultaneously, she starred in the TV movie Christmas in the City.