Interview by Paul Salfen
Sharon Horgan plays Nick Cage’s ex-wife in the THE UNBEARABLE WEIGHT OF MASSIVE TALENT.
SYNOPSIS: Unfulfilled and facing financial ruin, actor Nick Cage accepts a $1 million offer to attend a wealthy fan’s birthday party. Things take a wildly unexpected turn when a CIA operative recruits Cage for an unusual mission. Taking on the role of a lifetime, he soon finds himself channeling his most iconic and beloved characters to save himself and his loved ones.
Horgan won BAFTA TV awards for best comedy writer for “Catastrophe” and “Dreamland – Morgana Robinson’s Summer”.and two British Comedy awards for best TV actress for her BBC series “Pulling,” which she co-wrote. She also received an Emmy nomination for co-writing “Catastrophe,” a Channel 4 series she starred in and executive produced alongside Rob Delaney. Horgan also created the HBO comedy series “Divorce” and co-created TV comedy series “Motherland.” In addition to her one BAFTA TV win, she’s received seven other nominations at the award show.