Catastrophe. Image shows from L to R: Rob (Rob Delaney), Sharon (Sharon Horgan). Copyright: Avalon Television.


Channel 4 sitcom about a messy relationship. 24 episodes (4 series), 2015 - 2019. Stars Rob Delaney, Sharon Horgan, Ashley Jensen, Mark Bonnar and others.

Series 1, Episode 3

Sharon's hormones plague her with waves of horniness and sadness and a host of other fears.

Further details

Catastrophe. Image shows from L to R: Sharon (Sharon Horgan), Rob (Rob Delaney). Copyright: Avalon Television.

Rob has difficulty generating advertising business since he knows almost no one in London.

Sharon has a chance meeting with an old flame, which leads to dinner, while Rob begins a clandestine friendship affair with Chris, who is married to a woman Sharon can't stand.

Broadcast details

Monday 2nd February 2015
Channel 4
35 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rob Delaney Rob
Sharon Horgan Sharon
Ashley Jensen Fran
Mark Bonnar Chris
Guest cast
Phil Nichol Mark
Clarence Smith Tony
Sam Spruell Owen
Writing team
Rob Delaney Writer
Sharon Horgan Writer
Production team
Ben Taylor Director
Jack Bayles Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
Kara Baker Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Rob Delaney Executive Producer
Sharon Horgan Executive Producer


Life Insurance?

Sharon is panicking slightly about the future.

Featuring: Rob Delaney (Rob), Sharon Horgan (Sharon).


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