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

Catastrophe

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 5

Sharon and Rob plan their wedding while Rob prepares a surprise birthday party for Sharon.

Further details

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

Rob is fired via Skype by his Boston bosses and begins searching for employment in London with some extremely 'strings attached' help from his friend Dave.

Sharon calls Rob's mom to invite her to their wedding and Rob's mom reveals a massive fact that Rob has withheld from Sharon.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 16th February 2015
Time
10:05pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rob Delaney Rob
Sharon Horgan Sharon
Ashley Jensen Fran
Mark Bonnar Chris
Carrie Fisher Mia
Jonathan Forbes Fergal
Daniel Lapaine Dave
Sarah Niles Melissa
Seeta Indrani Harita
Guest cast
Phil Nichol Mark
Clarence Smith Tony
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
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