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


  • TV sitcom
  • Channel 4
  • 2015 - 2019
  • 24 episodes (4 series)

Sitcom starring Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan as a couple who make a 'bloody mess' of falling in love. Also features Ashley Jensen, Mark Bonnar, Carrie Fisher, Jonathan Forbes, Frances Tomelty and more.

  • JustWatch Streaming rank this week: 291


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Series 1, Episode 6

A heavily pregnant Sharon picks Rob up at the airport and tells him she's invited an old friend from Ireland to be her maid of honour at their wedding.

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Further details

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

Rob decides to ask Sharon's brother Fergal to be his Best Man and learns that Fergal's wife has left him and taken their kids. Rob and Sharon enjoy their stag and hen nights, both of which spiral out of control.

Broadcast details

Monday 23rd February 2015
Channel 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Rob Delaney Rob
Sharon Horgan Sharon
Ashley Jensen Fran
Mark Bonnar Chris
Jonathan Forbes Fergal
Frances Tomelty Carol
Gary Lilburn Des
Daniel Lapaine Dave
Sarah Niles Melissa
Seeta Indrani Harita
Marta Barrio Mallandra
Guest cast
Eileen Walsh Kate
Claire Dargo Lenore
Shola Adewusi Registrar
John Hopkins Sandy
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
Steve Ackroyd Editor
Miranda Jones Production Designer
Oli Julian Composer


Are You Drunk?

Rob asks Fergal to be his best man... but soon suspects something is wrong.

Featuring: Rob Delaney (Rob) & Jonathan Forbes (Fergal).

I Love London

Sharon's friend Kate seems a little over-excited.

Featuring: Rob Delaney (Rob), Sharon Horgan (Sharon) & Eileen Walsh (Kate).

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