Red Dwarf: The First Three Million Years. Copyright: North One Television.

Red Dwarf: The First Three Million Years

Dave documentary about sitcom Red Dwarf. 3 episodes (1 series) in 2020. Features Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules, Robert Llewellyn and others.

Episode 3 is repeated on Sunday at 8pm.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Playing Pool With Planets

A look at the real and invented science that has marked out Red Dwarf as truly unique for over 30 years. Plus, the main cast about just how special Red Dwarf has been to them.

Broadcast details

Thursday 20th August 2020
60 minutes


  1. Sunday 29th November 2020 at 8:00pm on Dave
  2. Monday 30th November 2020 at 2:20am on Dave

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Chris Barrie Self
Craig Charles Self
Danny John-Jules Self
Robert Llewellyn Self
Katy Brand Self
Nish Kumar Self
Hattie Hayridge Self
Doug Naylor Self
Ed Bye Self
David Ross Self
David Tennant Narrator
Guest cast
Dallas Campbell Self
Kerry King-Neale Self
Ryan Gage Self
Production team
Chris Hill Series Producer
Richard Ward Producer
John Quinn Executive Producer
Joe McVey Executive Producer
Pete Thornton Executive Producer

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