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: Sharon (Sharon Horgan), Rob (Rob Delaney). Copyright: Avalon Television.

Series 4, Episode 6

Sharon and Rob arrive in Boston for a family holiday only to receive some tragic news about Rob's mum, Mia. Under pressure, the couple need to negotiate an estranged family member and a 'grief vampire', while Rob has a tempting, but complicated offer from an old friend.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 12th February 2019
Channel 4
35 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Rob Delaney Rob
    Sharon Horgan Sharon
    Jonathan Forbes Fergal
    Guest cast
    Dexter Hyman Frankie
    Sonny Hyman Frankie
    Michaela Watkins Sydney
    Lance Bremmer Jimmy
    Nat Faxon Pat
    David Alan Grier Tim Cabot
    Mitchell Mullen Ryan
    Alibe Parsons Jan
    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

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