Catastrophe Season 5: All British sitcoms have secured some status within the society, so have Channel 4 Network’s ‘Catastrophe’. The television sitcom has remained on the highest position in ratings, thus receiving critical appraisal throughout the world. It has received one BAFTA award and has been nominated for Peabody and Primetime Emmy Awards. Besides, Catastrophe has proved that the audience still adores the straightforward romantic and comedy genre shows. The show eventually has released four seasons so far, and fans have been waiting for the 5th Season of Catastrophe. Here’s everything you need to know.
Just before the release of the 4th Season of Catastrophe, which was premiered in March 2018, the show’s official Twitter account posted a press release which stated that the 4th Season is going to be the final season of the show. Even though Catastrophe Season 5 has been officially canceled, followers of the show shouldn’t lose any hope. There’s a slight chance that the show can be revived a few years down the road under the direction of someone else.
Catastrophe follows the story of a woman named Sharon, who is an Irish grade school teacher living alone in London. When she meets an alcoholic American executive named Rob at a bar, her life turns upside down. Their 6-day fling leads to Sharon getting pregnant, which Rob only finds out after he moves to Boston. However, not being one to shirk responsibility, Rob settles down back in London. Sharon reunites with Rob and gets married shortly before she gives birth to their son who was a result of their fling. They go on to even have a daughter.
Sharon Horgan plays Sharon Morris and Rob Delaney plays Rob Norris in the lead roles. The rest of the supporting cast includes Mark Bonnar as Chris, Ashley Jensen as Fran, Carrie Fisher as Mia, Daniel Lapaine as Dave, and Tobias Menzies as Dr. Harries.