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.

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

Series 4, Episode 4

Rob is pretty unenthusiastic about the prospect of celebrating brother-in-law Fergal's 40th birthday. Sharon comes face-to-face with her mum's 'new man', while Fran and Chris drunkenly party with their new partners.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 29th January 2019
Channel 4
35 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rob Delaney Rob
Sharon Horgan Sharon
Ashley Jensen Fran
Mark Bonnar Chris
Jonathan Forbes Fergal
Frances Tomelty Carol
Daniel Lapaine Dave
Douglas Hodge Douglas
Emily Lloyd Saini Tanya
Guest cast
Eileen Walsh Kate
Lauren Socha Anna
Dexter Hyman Frankie
Sonny Hyman Frankie
William Gaminara Stephen
Brian Gleeson Ciaran
Writing team
Rob Delaney Writer
Sharon Horgan Writer
Production team
Jim O'Hanlon Director
Toby Welch Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
Kara Baker Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Rob Delaney Executive Producer
Sharon Horgan Executive Producer


Pretending you have diarrhoea

Rob deliver's the perfect excuse to escape Fergal's birthday party...

Featuring: Rob Delaney (Rob), Sharon Horgan (Sharon), Eileen Walsh (Kate), Lauren Socha (Anna), Jonathan Forbes (Fergal), Brian Gleeson (Ciaran).


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