Writer and actor Sharon Horgan has signed a two-year deal with Amazon. Photograph: Michael Rowe/Getty Images

Irish screenwriter and actor Sharon Horgan, the woman behind Channel 4 comedy Catastrophe and HBO series Divorce, has signed a two-year exclusive deal(...)

 Sharon Horgan:  “The  lists of directors, no matter how hard you try, are overwhelmingly male.” Phototographg: Rob Kim/Getty Images

Irish writer and comedian Sharon Horgan has spoken out against the “overwhelmingly male-dominated” lists of directors that still dominate the televisi(...)

‘Do I really have to go along with this? Oh no, oh God, me too, then.’ Many of Sharon Horgan’s jokes revolve around a reluctance to indulge. If there’s an acerbic thing to be said, it will emerge. Photograph:  Michael Rowe/Contour by Getty Images

‘You don’t know if your truth is a perverted, disgusting truth, so you’re kind of putting yourself out there and hoping that people will go, ‘Oh no, (...)