Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan bid farewell to Catastrophe in optimistic finale BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney bid farewell to Catastrophe with an emotional and optimistic tribute to the late Carrie Fisher. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/rob-delaney-and-sharon-horgan-bid-farewell-to-catastrophe-in-optimistic-finale-37811348.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/article37811342.ece/60aa1/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_4633dc86-84ee-4cb3-b23d-98dd267dbb07_1 Email Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney bid farewell to Catastrophe with an emotional and optimistic tribute to the late Carrie Fisher. The Star Wars actress, who played Delaney’s mother Mia on the show, died before the fourth and final series was filmed. Many wondered how the Bafta award-winning Channel 4 sitcom would deal with her absence. In an deftly handled finale, the pair arrive in the US just as Fisher’s character dies, upsetting their … [Read more...] about Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan bid farewell to Catastrophe in optimistic finale
Catastrophe finale will be a tribute to Carrie Fisher, says Sharon Horgan BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Sharon Horgan has revealed that the final episode of Catastrophe will be a tribute to the late Carrie Fisher, who played Horgan’s curmudgeonly mother in the show. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/catastrophe-finale-will-be-a-tribute-to-carrie-fisher-says-sharon-horgan-37779436.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/article37779433.ece/7d405/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_45d793c5-bd7e-41ed-b43b-1dae4b9277bb_1 Email Sharon Horgan has revealed that the final episode of Catastrophe will be a tribute to the late Carrie Fisher, who played Horgan’s curmudgeonly mother in the show. The Channel 4 sitcom, written by and starring Horgan and Rob Delaney as characters named after themselves, is due to end after its fourth series. Fisher, who died in December 2016, appeared in three series of the programme, which focused on the … [Read more...] about Catastrophe finale will be a tribute to Carrie Fisher, says Sharon Horgan
SHARON Horgan is an Irish actor, writer and producer who lives in London. The star is best known for her comedy series Catastrophe, but what else has she written and starred in? Who is Sharon Horgan? Sharon Horgan is an actor, writer and producer, who was born in Hackney in July 13 1970 and is currently 47 years old. Her family moved to Ireland, where her mother was from, when she was just four. She started writing when she 27 after meeting British writer Dennis Kelly, while they were both working in youth theatre. Her first named acting role was in comedy Absolute Power, which starred Stephen Fry. Sharon’s career breakthrough was with the TV series Pulling, which she co-wrote with Dennis Kelly and starred in. Who does Sharon Horgan play in Catastrophe and Game Night? Sharon Horgan plays Sharon Morris in Channel 4 sitcom Catastrophe. Her character becomes pregnant following a fling with Rob Delaney’s character Rob Norris while he is on a business trip to the UK. Season 4 of … [Read more...] about Who is Sharon Horgan and who does she play in Catastrophe and Game Night?
Four series into Catastrophe, where are we? Pretty far in, as it happens. The original disaster in this comedy of an accidental couple was a pregnancy, which turned a routine sex act between two people who would never meet again into a lifelong obligation. At least, that seemed to be the catastrophe. Over time, the show’s sense of terror has broadened from the confusion of being forced into a relationship to include many things. Parenting is there, of course, and what a p***** that continues to be, but there’s stuff, too, about the randomness of parents (ie the parents of the parents), and the fountain of ennui and mishap that lubricates the nursery slopes of early-to-middle middle age. Which means that the catastrophe in question isn’t that surprise pregnancy at all, but life itself. Which seems fair. As calamities go, that one is reliably farcical. To get specific, the characters Sharon (Sharon Horgan) and Rob (Rob Delaney) start the new series (the … [Read more...] about Catastrophe: Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney return
CATASTROPHE is back for a new series on Channel 4 with some additions to the cast. Here's everything you need to know about who's appearing in season four... Who's in the Catastrophe cast? Rob Delaney American comedian Rob Delaney first came to prominence on Twitter in 2009. He's one of the first comics to gain public recognition through social media. He's best known for co-writing and co-starring in Catastrophe along with Sharon Horgan. Rob plays American ad exec Rob Norris in the hit series. In 2018 he also featured in Deadpool 2 alongside Ryan Reynolds. Rob is married with two living sons - his son Henry tragically died last year from a brain tumour aged just two-and-a-half. Sharon Horgan Sharon co-writes the hit series along with her co-star Rob. She was born in London but moved to Ireland aged four. Sharon's breakthrough moment in her career came with her series Pulling which she co-wrote with Dennis Kelly and starred in. She's best known for her role as primary school teacher … [Read more...] about Who’s in the Catastrophe cast? Rob Delaney, Sharon Horgan, Brian Gleeson, Julie Hesmondhalgh, Chris Noth and Michaela Watkins