What is net worth of Sharon Horgan, from “Motherland”? Her Wiki: Husband, Salary, Bio

What is net worth of Sharon Horgan, from “Motherland”? Her Wiki: Husband, Salary, Bio 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Sharon Horgan net worth is
$2 million

Sharon Horgan Wiki Biography

Sharon Lorencia Horgan was born on 13th July 1970, in Hackney, London, England, and is an actress, writer and producer, perhaps best known for starring in and being a co-writer of the television series “Catastrophe” and “Pulling”. She is a winner of the British Comedy and BAFTA Craft Awards. Horgan has been active in the entertainment industry since 2004.

How much is the net worth of Sharon Horgan? It has been estimated by authoritative sources that the overall size of her wealth is as much as $2 million, as of the data presented in early 2018. Television and film are the main sources of Horgan’s modest fortune.

Sharon Horgan Net Worth $2 million

To begin with, the girl and her four siblings were raised in Hackney; later her family moved to Bellewstown where they lived on a turkey farm. Sharon was subsequently educated at Brunel University, from which she earned a BA degree in English and American Studies.

Concerning her professional career, she started writing material for BBC alongside Dennis Kelly, and in 2001 the two were honoured with the BBC New Comedy Award for Sketch Writing and Performance. Then she debuted as the actress, with her first significant role landed in the comedy series “Absolute Power” (2003). Later, Horgan was cast as a main in the comedy drama “Imagine Me & You” (2005) directed by Ol Parker, then the following year her breakthrough came with the comedy series “Pulling” (2006), in which she was the main star and co-writer, achieving high ratings and for which Sharon won a British Comedy Award – her net worth was now well set.

For her role in the series “Rob Brydon’s Annually Retentive” (2006 – 2007), Sharon won the British Comedy Award in the category of the Best Female Newcomer, and was then a screenwriter for the sitcom “Angelo’s” (2007) aired on Five. A further significant role was as the main character in the black comedy series “The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret” (2010 – 2016), meantime in 2012 portraying the lead character Helen Stephens in the sitcom “Dead Boss” broadcast on BBC Three. At the end of the same year, she made her directorial debut with her film “The Week before Christmas”.

Horgan created various roles in the television show “Psychobitches” (2012- 2014) directed by Jeremy Dyson, and in addition worked as a presenter for the series “How to Be a Good Mother” (2012) and “Secrets of a Good Marriage” (2013), among others.

In 2014, she launched the independent production company entitled Horgan, and since 2015, Sharon has had the lead role in the sitcom “Catastrophe” which she co-creates alongside Rob Delaney; the two won the BAFTA TV Award in the category of the Best Writer: Comedy, and were nominated for a number of other prestigious awards including an Emmy. To conclude, all the above mentioned engagements have added sums to the net worth of Sharon Horgan.

Finally, in the personal life of the writer and actress, Sharon has been married to the businessman Jeremy Rainbird since 2005; they have two daughters, and the family resides in Victoria Park, Hackney.

Full NameSharon Horgan
Net Worth$2 million
Date Of Birth13 July 1970
Place Of BirthHackney, London, England
Height1.73 m
EducationBrunel University London
SpouseJeremy Rainbird
ChildrenSadhbh Rainbird, Amer Rainbird
ParentsJohn Horgan, Ursula Horgan
SiblingsShane Horgan, Mark Horgan, Maria Horgan, Lorraine Horgan
AwardsBritish Academy Television Craft Award for Writer - Comedy, British Comedy Award for the Best TV Comedy Actress, Glamour Award for Comedy Actress, Glamour Award for Trailblazer of the Year
NominationsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series, British Academy Television Award for Best Female Performance in a Comedy Programme, British Academy Television Award for Best Scripted Comedy, British Academy Television Award for Best Comedy Performance, Satellite Award for Best Actr...
MoviesMan Up, Run and Jump, Bad Sugar, The Borrowers, Death of a Superhero, Stanley Park, Imagine Me & You, Valiant, Bad Mom, Capturing Santa
TV ShowsCatastrophe, Divorce, Pulling, Dead Boss, The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret, Monkey Dust, Playhouse Presents, Big Babies, The Sunday Night Project, Free Agents, Broken News, Adventure Time, Todd Margaret, The Borrowers, Rob Brydon's Annually Retentive, The Pilot Show, Angelo's
1Grew up on a turkey farm.
2Described her own wedding as part of a "shotgun marriage", as they wed six months after they met and were already expecting their first child.
3Was a long-time friend of late musician Mic Christopher.
4Spent five months away from her London-based home in order to work on "Divorce" (2016) in New York. She would FaceTime her daughter five times every day during the distance.
5One of five children.
6Worked in a Camden bong shop for years.
7Left Ireland in order to pursue an acting career in London. However, she ended up working at a job center for five years (and later returned for half a year), after being turned down by every major acting school in London.
8Created the series Pulling (2006), which she also starred in, after being dissatisfied with the roles available to her.
9Her Emmy nomination for Catastrophe (2015) marked the first Emmy nomination for writing for a British comedy series in nine years.
10Made her television debut at the age of 18 on Jo Maxi (1989), when she appeared as a amateur back-up dancer to her friends' band.
11Sister of Irish rugby player Shane Horgan.


Catastrophe2015-2018TV SeriesSharon Morris
Adventure Time2017TV SeriesMinerva / Minerva Bot
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret2009-2016TV SeriesAlice Bell
Man Up2015/IElaine
Moone Boy2015TV SeriesSharon Morgan
Psychobitches2012-2014TV SeriesSimone de Beauvoir / P.L. Travers / Lucrezia Borgia / ...
Bad Management2013TV MovieEve
Moving On2013TV SeriesSarah
Run & Jump2013Tara
Bad Sugar2012TV MovieLucy Cauldwell
Little Crackers2010-2012TV SeriesSharon's Mum / Mother
Dead Boss2012TV SeriesHelen Stephens
Playhouse Presents2012TV SeriesJane Austen Frida Kahlo
Bad Mom2011TV MovieLinda
My So Called Life Sentence2011TV Movie
The Borrowers2011TV MovieHomily Clock
Death of a Superhero2011Renata
Stanley Park2010TV MovieAuntie Pat
Fröken Märkvärdig & Karriären2010ShortMiss Remarkable (English version, voice)
Big Babies2010TV SeriesCarole
Junior MasterChef2010TV SeriesNarrator
Comedy Showcase2009TV SeriesAlice
Pulling2006-2009TV SeriesDonna
Free Agents2009TV SeriesHelen Ryan
Free Agents2009TV MovieHelen Ryan
Angelo's2007TV SeriesKaren
Strutter2007TV Series
Annually Retentive2006-2007TV SeriesGuest Booker
God and Dave2006ShortGod
Imagine Me & You2005Beth
Valiant2005Charles De Girl (voice)
Broken News2005TV SeriesKatie Tate - ESN
Carrie & Barry2004TV SeriesJan
The Great Love Swindle2004TV SeriesNarrator
The Pilot Show2003TV SeriesVarious
Absolute Power2003TV SeriesTheresa O'Leary
Monkey Dust2003TV SeriesVarious
Comedy Lab2002TV Series
Shoreditch Twat2002TV MovieMiscellaneous
The State We're In2002TV Series


Catastrophe2015-2017TV Series created and written by - 18 episodes
DivorceTV Series created by - 20 episodes, 2016 - 2017 written by - 4 episodes, 2016
MotherlandTV Series creator - 1 episode, 2016 written by - 1 episode, 2016
The Circuit2016TV Movie writer
Dead Boss2014TV Movie
Bad Management2013TV Movie
Little Crackers2012TV Series written by - 1 episode
Dead BossTV Series 3 episodes, 2012 writer - 2 episodes, 2012
Bad Mom2011TV Movie
My So Called Life Sentence2011TV Movie
PullingTV Series writer - 11 episodes, 2006 - 2008 written by - 2 episodes, 2008 - 2009
Pulling2009TV Movie creator
Angelo's2007TV Series writer - 6 episodes
The Great Love Swindle2004TV Series
Monkey Dust2003TV Series writer


Bliss2017TV Series executive producer - 6 episodes pre-production
Catastrophe2015-2017TV Series executive producer - 11 episodes
Divorce2016-2017TV Series executive producer - 20 episodes
Motherland2016TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
The Circuit2016TV Movie executive producer
Jason Byrne in Ireland2016TV Movie executive producer
Katherine Ryan in Ireland2016TV Movie producer
Glued2016TV Mini-Series executive producer - 1 episode
Lolly Adefopfe's Christmas2015TV Movie executive producer
Dead Boss2014TV Movie executive producer / producer
Bad Management2013TV Movie executive producer
Little Crackers2012TV Series executive producer - 2 episodes
Dead Boss2012TV Series executive producer - 3 episodes
Bad Mom2011TV Movie executive producer
PullingTV Series associate producer - 7 episodes, 2006 - 2008 executive producer - 6 episodes, 2008 - 2009
Pulling2009TV Movie executive producer


Big Babies2010TV Series program consultant - 5 episodes


Little Crackers2012TV Series 1 episode


BAFTA Televsion Awards 20162016TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Conan2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast2015TV SeriesHerself
The Graham Norton Show2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled2015TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown2014TV Series
Crackanory2013TV SeriesHerself
Channel 4's 30 Greatest Comedy Shows2012TV Movie documentaryHerself - Narrator (voice)
Sunday Brunch2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Making of the Borrowers2012Video documentary shortHerself - Homily Clock
Have I Got News for You2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest Presenter
GCSE Bitesize History2011TV Series documentaryHerself
Peep Show & Tell2010TV Movie documentaryHerself - Narrator (voice)
You Have Been Watching2010TV SeriesHerself
We Need Answers2010TV SeriesHerself
Loose Women2008-2009TV SeriesHerself
Freaky Eaters2009TV SeriesHerself - Narrator
Something for the Weekend2009TV SeriesHerself
Late Review2008TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
The Friday Night Project2005TV SeriesHerself - Presenter

Archive Footage

Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled2015TV SeriesHerself - Panelist

Won Awards

2016Golden NymphFestival de Television de Monte CarloBest Actress - TV Series ComedyCatastrophe (2015)
2009British Comedy AwardBritish Comedy AwardsBest Television Comedy DramaPulling (2006)
2008British Comedy AwardBritish Comedy AwardsBest Television Comedy ActressPulling (2006)

Nominated Awards

2016Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Comedy SeriesCatastrophe (2015)
2016BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Female Performance in a Comedy ProgrammeCatastrophe (2015)
2016Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actress in a Series, Comedy or MusicalCatastrophe (2015)
2009BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Comedy PerformancePulling (2006)
2007BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Situation ComedyPulling (2006)
2007Banff Rockie AwardBanff Television FestivalBest Comedy ProgramPulling (2006)
2007British Comedy AwardBritish Comedy AwardsBest Female Comedy NewcomerPulling (2006)

Known for movies

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