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, Marta Barrio, Ashley Jensen and others.

Catastrophe. Image shows from L to R: Mrs Cohen (Tonya Cornelisse), James Cohen (Chris Noth), Sharon (Sharon Horgan), Rob (Rob Delaney). Copyright: Avalon Television.

Series 4, Episode 5

Sharon is unsettled by a strange moisture patch at school, while Rob's big boss at work visits London and takes a close interest in his career. Fran and Chris make a major decision.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 5th February 2019
Channel 4
35 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Rob Delaney Rob
    Sharon Horgan Sharon
    Ashley Jensen Fran
    Mark Bonnar Chris
    Daniel Lapaine Dave
    Sarah Niles Melissa
    Seeta Indrani Harita
    Douglas Hodge Douglas
    Guest cast
    Amanda Hale Catherine
    Serena Evans Mrs Hammond
    Kai Alexander Jeffrey
    Dexter Hyman Frankie
    Sonny Hyman Frankie
    Chris Noth James Cohen
    Dominic Rowan Mr Maxwell
    Tonya Cornelisse Mrs Cohen
    Writing team
    Rob Delaney Writer
    Sharon Horgan Writer
    Production team
    Jim O'Hanlon Director
    Andy Lumsden 1st Assistant 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
    Samantha McCole Line Producer
    Christopher Watson Editor
    Chris Richmond Production Designer
    Tracey Gillham Casting Director
    Rebecca Duncan Costume Designer
    Mattias Nyberg Director of Photography
    Jacquetta Levon Make-up Designer
    Oli Julian Composer


    Very awkward encounter with the Head Teacher

    When a new head teacher joins Sharon's school, an awkward moment catches her off guard...

    Featuring: Rob Delaney (Rob), Sharon Horgan (Sharon), Serena Evans (Mrs Hammond), Sarah Niles (Melissa), Dominic Rowan (Mr Maxwell).


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