SHARON HORGAN

CO-FOUNDER, MERMAN

Sharon Horgan is an Irish actress, writer and comedian. She is widely known for the smash hit CATASTROPHE in which she writes and stars opposite Rob Delaney, which has been nominated for outstanding writing for a comedy series at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards.

Additionally, Sharon is the writer and executive producer of DIVORCE, the recent HBO series starring Sarah Jessica Parker as a woman going through the breakdown of her marriage to her partner, played by Thomas Haden Church.

Sharon’s most recent writing projects include BBC2 pilot MOTHERLAND, which is currently shooting for a full series, THE CIRCUIT (Channel 4) which she co-wrote with Dennis Kelly, and DREAMLAND, a Sky Summer Comedy Short starring Morgana Robinson.
Other projects in which Sharon appeared include Warner Bros, GAME NIGHT which she recently filmed in Atlanta.

Sharon also starred in Sky’s LITTLE CRACKERS which she also wrote and directed, and BAD SUGAR, a Tiger Aspect pilot for Channel 4, written by Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong (Peep Show), directed by Ben Palmer (Inbetweeners Movie) and co-starring Olivia Colman and Julia Davis.