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* {{Adorkable}}: Pretty much every character to some degree but especially Rob.


''Catastrophe'' is a British sitcom which premiered in January 2015 for a first series of [[BritishBrevity six episodes]]. Irishwoman Sharon (Sharon Horgan) meets American Rob (Rob Delaney) in London while he's on a business trip, and the pair enjoy a week of casual, spontaneous sex. When Rob returns to the US, however, Sharon calls to tell him that she's pregnant. Creator/CarrieFisher, Ashley Jensen and Mark Bonnar have supporting roles. A second series followed in 2016, a third in 2017, and a fourth is in the pipeline.

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''Catastrophe'' is a British sitcom which premiered in January 2015 for a first series of [[BritishBrevity six episodes]]. Irishwoman Sharon (Sharon Horgan) meets American Rob (Rob Delaney) in London while he's on a business trip, and the pair enjoy a week of casual, spontaneous sex. When Rob returns to the US, however, Sharon calls to tell him that she's pregnant. Creator/CarrieFisher, Ashley Jensen and Mark Bonnar have supporting roles. A second roles.

The show ran four
series followed of six episodes apiece, with the finale airing in 2016, a third in 2017, and a fourth is January 2019 in the pipeline.
UK (and Amazon Prime streaming the final season in the US in March 2019).



* AmbiguousEnding: [[spoiler:The ending to series 3 shows Sharon swimming out into the ocean, enticing Rob who has been in a HeroicBSOD all episode and SourOutsideSadInside due to the death of his mother to go with her and try to move on. He refuses...then sees the warning sign for dangerous currents [[HeroicSacrifice and dives right in after her]], with it ambiguous if they managed to reach the shore or not.]]

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* AmbiguousEnding: [[spoiler:The ending to series 3 4 shows Sharon swimming out into the ocean, enticing Rob who has been in a HeroicBSOD all episode and SourOutsideSadInside due to the death of his mother to go with her and try to move on. He refuses...then sees the warning sign for dangerous currents [[HeroicSacrifice and dives right in after her]], with it ambiguous if they managed to reach the shore or not.]]



* RealityEnsues: Rob and Sharon have lots of casual, spontaneous and ''unprotected'' sex. Sharon quickly gets pregnant.

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* RealityEnsues: Rob and Sharon have lots of casual, spontaneous and ''unprotected'' sex. Sharon quickly gets pregnant.pregnant.
* RunningGag: The first time we see Sharon calling Rob, she is listed on his phone as "Sharon London Sex." Even after having two children and being married for years, it's shown that he has never changed the contact name.


* AmbiguousEnding: [[spoiler:The ending to series 3 shows Sharon swimming out into the ocean, enticing Rob who has been in a HeroicBSOD all episode and SourOutsideSadInside due to the death of his mother to go with her and try to move on. He refuses...then sees the warning sign for dangerous currents [[HeroicSacrifice and dives right in after her]], with is ambiguous if they managed to reach the shore or not.]]

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* AmbiguousEnding: [[spoiler:The ending to series 3 shows Sharon swimming out into the ocean, enticing Rob who has been in a HeroicBSOD all episode and SourOutsideSadInside due to the death of his mother to go with her and try to move on. He refuses...then sees the warning sign for dangerous currents [[HeroicSacrifice and dives right in after her]], with is it ambiguous if they managed to reach the shore or not.]]



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* {{Adorkable}}: Pretty much every character to some degree but especially Rob.


* Adorkable: Pretty much every character to some degree but Rob is especially this.

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* Adorkable: Pretty much every character to some degree but TheAlcoholic: Rob is especially this. a recovering alchoholic. [[spoiler: In season 3 he suffers a relapse.]]


* Adorkable: Pretty much every character to some degree but Rob is especially this.

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* Adorkable: *Adorkable: Pretty much every character to some degree but Rob is especially this.

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* Adorkable: Pretty much every character to some degree but Rob is especially this.

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* AmbiguousEnding: [[spoiler:The ending to series 3 shows Sharon swimming out into the ocean, enticing Rob who has been in a HeroicBSOD all episode and SourOutsideSadInside due to the death of his mother to go with her and try to move on. He refuses...then sees the warning sign for dangerous currents [[HeroicSacrifice and dives right in after her]], with is ambiguous if they managed to reach the shore or not.]]

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* IrishNames: Many of the characters, since Sharon is Irish and naturally has Irish relatives and friends. Also played for laughs in part as Sharon insists on naming their daughter "Muireann", which Rob can't pronounce correctly.


''Catastrophe'' is a British sitcom which premiered in January 2015 for a first series of [[BritishBrevity six episodes]]. Irishwoman Sharon (Sharon Horgan) meets American Rob (Rob Delaney) in London while he's on a business trip, and the pair enjoy a week of casual, spontaneous sex. When Rob returns to the US, however, Sharon calls to tell him that she's pregnant. Creator/CarrieFisher, Ashley Jensen and Mark Bonnar have supporting roles. A second series followed in 2016, and a third and fourth are in the pipeline.

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''Catastrophe'' is a British sitcom which premiered in January 2015 for a first series of [[BritishBrevity six episodes]]. Irishwoman Sharon (Sharon Horgan) meets American Rob (Rob Delaney) in London while he's on a business trip, and the pair enjoy a week of casual, spontaneous sex. When Rob returns to the US, however, Sharon calls to tell him that she's pregnant. Creator/CarrieFisher, Ashley Jensen and Mark Bonnar have supporting roles. A second series followed in 2016, and a third in 2017, and a fourth are is in the pipeline.

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* IrishNames: Many of the characters, since Sharon is Irish and naturally has Irish relatives and friends. Also played for laughs in part as Sharon insists on naming their daughter "Muireann", which Rob can't pronounce correctly.


''Catastrophe'' is a British sitcom which premiered in January 2015 for a first series of [[BritishBrevity six episodes]]. Irishwoman Sharon (Sharon Horgan) meets American Rob (Rob Delaney) in London while he's on a business trip, and the pair enjoy a week of casual, spontaneous sex. When Rob returns to the US, however, Sharon calls to tell him that she's pregnant. Creator/CarrieFisher, Ashley Jensen and Mark Bonnar have supporting roles. It has been renewed for a second series.

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''Catastrophe'' is a British sitcom which premiered in January 2015 for a first series of [[BritishBrevity six episodes]]. Irishwoman Sharon (Sharon Horgan) meets American Rob (Rob Delaney) in London while he's on a business trip, and the pair enjoy a week of casual, spontaneous sex. When Rob returns to the US, however, Sharon calls to tell him that she's pregnant. Creator/CarrieFisher, Ashley Jensen and Mark Bonnar have supporting roles. It has been renewed for a A second series.
series followed in 2016, and a third and fourth are in the pipeline.


* GoodGirlsAvoidAbortion: Several characters, including Sharon, bring up the option of abortion. Yet she decides not to for no clear reason, despite her being forty five (going by the actress's age) and only knowing the father briefly (the conception happened during a week of casual sex).

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* GoodGirlsAvoidAbortion: Several characters, including Sharon, bring up the option of abortion. Yet she decides not to for no clear reason, despite her being forty five (going by the actress's age) one and only knowing the father briefly (the conception happened during a week of casual sex).

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