US comic Rob Delaney talks about his new Channel 4 sitcom Catastrophe, and dealing with ‘dog weirdos’
The buzz around Catastrophe is huge – how did you come up with the show?
Which clichés did you get a kick out of skewering?
In the pilot, Sharon’s character suffers a cancer scare – did you want the show to be edgy, too?
The characters Rob and Sharon share your names, but how much of it is autobiographical?
Was it strange writing, producing and starring in your own show?
Carrie Fisher plays your mum. How did you convince her to get involved in a UK comedy show?
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You became famous via your Twitter feed – ever regret it?
You recently tweeted about the Paris terrorist attacks – do you often delve into politics?
What’s the worst reaction you’ve had to a tweet?
Catastrophe continues on Mondays, 10pm, Channel 4
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