Philosophising about the 'S'-word: Watch… and learn
Catastrophe is a British sitcom first broadcast on Monday 19 January 2015 on Channel 4. It stars Sharon Horgan (Pulling, Dead Boss) as Sharon Morris, and Rob Delaney (Coma, Period.) as Rob Norris who get together after she falls pregnant following a brief affair while he is in the UK on business. Carrie Fisher (Family Guy), Ashley Jensen (Extras, Ugly Betty), and Mark Bonnar (Casualty, Paradox) play supporting characters in the series. The series was officially commissioned by Channel 4 in May 2014 after a successful pilot the previous year. The BBC had previously turned down the series after reading the script.