Catastrophe is one of three new comedies to air in 2014 on Channel 4.
Rob Delaney, America’s reportedly most influential Twitter comedian, and actress/writer Sharon Horgan will write and star in Catastrophe, a single camera comedy about an Irish woman and an American man who make a bloody mess as they struggle to fall in love in London.
The series will begin production early next year. Also announced today is the David Baddiel written comedy Sit.com and Flack starring Sheridan Smith.
Also returning to Channel 4 next year comedy wise is The Midnight Beast, Friday Night Dinner, Derek, Cardinal Burns, The Mimic, Man Down, Toast Of London and Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy alongside a new run of 4Funnies and the online content initiative, Comedy Blaps.