EMMY ROSSUMBorn September 12, 1986, Emmy Rossum is an American actress, television director and singer songwriter. She is known for her roles in Shameless, Mystic River, The Day After Tomorrow and the Phantom Of The Opera.Emmy is an only child who was born and grew up in New York City. She is a relative by marriage, of designer Vera Wang who was married to Rossum’s cousin.She attended the Spence School in Manhattan. She received her high school diploma at the age of 15. She later attended Columbia University where she studied Art History, French and Philosophy.Rossum has celiac disease, in which the body cannot tolerate any foods containing gluten.The brown haired, brown eyed American actress and singer stand 5’8” tall. She weighs 122 pounds and wears a size 4 dress. Her measurements are: 33-24-35, 32B.