Category: Catastrophe

01 Jun 2018

Sharon Horgan Wins IFTA Gala TV Award

The Irish Film and Television Gala TV Awards 2018 were held last night at the RDS Concert Hall in Dublin. The ceremony was hosted by Jason Byrne. The first award of the night was for Best Female Performance in a soap or comedy and was won by Sharon Horgan! Sharon is a Merman co-founder with Clelia […]

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09 May 2018

Sharon Horgan Receives Two IFTA Gala TV Award Nominations

Merman co-founder Sharon Horgan has received two nominations at the 2018 IFTA Gala TV Awards for Best Female Performance and Best Writer Comedy/Soap. Both nominations come for Horgan’s work on Catastrophe Series 3 which she co-writes with Rob Delaney. Sharon Horgan previously won two IFTA Gala Television Awards in both 2015 and 2016 for Best […]

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04 Apr 2018

Merman Shows Nominated for 4 TV BAFTAs

The nominations were announced this morning for the Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards 2018. Amongst the nominations Merman shows received four nominations across three categories; Scripted Comedy, Female Performance in a Comedy and Short Form Programme. The winners will be announced during the BAFTA TV ceremony on Sunday 13th May at the Royal Festival […]

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01 Jun 2017
Catastrophe on Amazon

Amazon Greenlights Two Additional Seasons of the Critically-Acclaimed Comedy Catastrophe

A third season of the hit Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan series will premiere in 2017 exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in the US – with the fourth season scheduled to premiere in 2018. Catastrophe has been named “TV’s Best New Comedy Series” by New York Magazine, and USA Today calls it “wonderfully, addictively funny” Amazon today announced it has greenlit two additional seasons of […]

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02 Mar 2017
Catastrophe returns

Catastrophe Series 3

“It’s the brilliant thing about Catastrophe that, under a pile of knickers and all the filth, it is actually very sweet. Romantic, even. That and the fact that it is hilarious; the filth is top notch, glorious filth.” Sam Wollaston, The Guardian “As the third series kicks off, it’s clear that Catastrophe’s biting, barb-tastic writing […]

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11 Mar 2016
Catastrophe BGP Awards

Catastrophe Wins at BGP Awards 2016

Best writer Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney for Catastrophe, an Avalon Television production with co-producers Birdbath Productions & Merman for Channel 4 Best comedy Catastrophe, an Avalon Television production with co-producers Birdbath Productions & Merman for Channel 4

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