Writer and comedian Sharon Horgan takes a rib tickling journey as she tries to get through her 'pre-midlife crisis'. She meets six women who have gone through midlife crises to find out what happened, and how they coped or even transformed themselves. Gaynor's husband dumped her for the woman next door. Businesswoman Nicky, who's 40, is divorced with debts, and her midlife crisis was series of tragedies. Her parents and baby son died but while she raised her other son, alone, on benefits, she re-invented herself. Leila is single and has always wanted babies; she's been married twice but never had children and feels like time is running out. Time to source out a co-parent...
On The Verge of a Midlife Crisis with Sharon Horgan. Channel 4: 10.00pm
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