Sharon Horgan (born 13 July 1970) is an Irish actress, writer television producer and comedienne. She was born in London and moved to Dublin when she was seven. Her brother Shane Horgan (born 1978) is a retired rugby player. She wrote, produced and starred in the sitcom Pulling. Her other acting roles include: Rob Brydon's Annually Retentive, Angelo's, Free Agents, The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret, Dead Boss and Catastrophe.